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Learning to drive Young driver stories 5 min read

Starting my driving journey - Brogan's story

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Brogan Lawrence

August 5, 2019

Hello, my name is Brogan Lawrence and I’m a learner driver. But hopefully not for much longer. I recently turned 18, and this year I’m…Read more

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Learning to drive Young driver stories 7 min read

The first driving lesson on roundabouts

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Cailyn Bendall

June 18, 2019

Roundabouts, everyone’s worst nightmare. There’s a lot of bad stigma around roundabouts because they can be pretty confusing and scary as a learner driver. I’m…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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Driving test Learning to drive Young driver stories 9 min read

What is the best age to take your driving test?

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We Are Marmalade

May 24, 2019

When it comes to learning to drive, one of the biggest questions we’re faced with is to when to start. Many people hop behind the…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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Driving test Young driver stories 6 min read

Taking my driving test in a different country

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We Are Marmalade

December 7, 2018

Hi everyone, my name is Penelope and I wanted to share with you the story on how I learned and passed my driving test, as…Read more

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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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Chloe Martell

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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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Chloe Martell

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Nothing beats the feeling of summer – when the shackles of school, uni or work are cast aside; possibilities are endless, and the world (or at least the country) is your oyster. 56% of you…Read more