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Driving test Learning to drive Young driver stories 8 min read

7 attempts to pass my driving test!

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Meg Roberts

June 5, 2019

I’m Meg, I’ve just turned 24 and I live in Manchester. I wanted to share my driving test story with you all, and talk about…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 3 min read

Expectations vs. Reality of my first driving lesson

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Ella Moger

May 28, 2019

Before hopping into the car on your first driving lesson, it’s natural to have expectations on how it will go. But do those expectations always…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 6 min read

What happens in your first driving lesson?

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Cailyn Bendall

May 15, 2019

Hey, my name is Cailyn and I’ve recently just started to learn to drive at 19 years old! I have done nearly 10 hours of…Read more

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Learning to drive Parent advice Young driver stories 3 min read

Learning to drive - a parent's view!

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Crispin Moger

January 3, 2019

In February this year, Ella will be turning 17 and getting behind the wheel in driving lessons as she begins her journey to earn her…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 3 min read

My private practice journey so far

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Anna Johnson

December 14, 2018

Hi everyone! If you’ve kept up to date with Marmalades’ blog and social channels, you’ll probably recognise me (or my car at least!) as I…Read more

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Learning to drive 6 min read

A back seat view of a driving lesson

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Alex Johnson

December 7, 2018

It’s been a long time since I took driving lessons, and with my children soon coming to an age where they will be taking the…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 7 min read

Which season should I learn to drive?

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Chloe Martell

November 23, 2018

You learn to drive in the winter, and you’re unprepared for the heat of summer. You learn to drive in the spring and have no…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 6 min read

The last leg of my driving journey

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Joe Butler

November 2, 2018

Having passed my theory test and having mastered (mostly) all the skills for being a professional driver, I am now in the strange final stage…Read more

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News 6 min read

10 of the world's most bizarre driving laws

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Holly West-Robinson

September 13, 2017

The laws in some countries do make you wonder what an earth they were thinking when they came up with such unusual motoring regulations!Read more

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Owning a car 3 min read

How to replace a headlight bulb

Chloe Martell profile

Chloe Martell

November 27, 2018

You’re driving along, and you realise your headlight has gone – damn! So what do you do? Pay over the odds for a garage to fix it? Call your Mum in a panic? You could…Read more

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Owning a car 7 min read

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