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Can you take your driving test in your own car?

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Chloe Martell

February 11, 2020

If you've had private driving practice in your own car, you may be wondering which car to take your test in. We've pulled together what…Read more

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8 smart ways to save money on car insurance

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Gary Thompson

January 22, 2020

Save money on your car insurance There are many different ways that young drivers can save on the cost of their car insurance, from knowing…Read more

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How many driving lessons to take

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We Are Marmalade

January 20, 2020

Not sure how many driving lessons to take? According to the Driving Standards Agency (DSA), you’ll need around 44 hours of professional lessons to pass…Read more

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How I passed my theory test

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Brogan Lawrence

January 17, 2020

After a few months of driving lessons and private practice, it’s finally time for me to book my theory test! I made a slight faux…Read more

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Private practice - the first session

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Brogan Lawrence

December 18, 2019

The time has come to begin practising outside of my driving lessons! My mum (reluctantly) agreed to have some private practice in her car. I…Read more

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5 things learner drivers should practise this winter

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Chloe Martell

December 10, 2019

The winter is here which means we’re coping with short cold days, and a constant worry of Beast of the East 3.0 heading our way.…Read more

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Dealing with failing your driving test

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Kimberley Dodge

October 30, 2019

Hands up everyone who has failed at least one driving test? Now, I’m presuming most of you raised your hand with a gloomy admittance of…Read more

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Driving lessons, roundabouts and rain

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Brogan Lawrence

October 21, 2019

Hey all – I’m Brogan, and I’m currently learning to drive! Three lessons down now, and wow, my most recent one was the best one…Read more

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Learning to drive News Young driver stories 6 min read

Victims of road rage - Learner driver stories

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Chloe Martell

October 17, 2019

As many of you know, we’re petitioning for change on how learner drivers are treated when they’re on the roads. Astonishingly, 90% of learner drivers have been subject to tailgating and overtaking when in their…Read more

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Kimberley's MOT misery

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Kimberley Dodge

September 27, 2019

Fear. Dread. Horror. No, I’m not talking about the rush of panic when you spot a spider in your bedroom. I’m talking about the stab of fright that pierces your heart when you hear the…Read more

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Audi A1 - Chloe's review

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Chloe Martell

March 7, 2019

As a young driver, whilst I like to think that reading reviews about cars from petrol heads will help me when it comes to choosing my car, it really doesn’t. I want to know what…Read more