Young Driver News

Catch up on the latest news for young and learner drivers

Helping Driving Instructors in hardship from Lockdown

Read more about an initiative to help Driving Instructors who have suffered hardship during lockdown

Pride Month 2022

Here at Marmalade, we're delighted to celebrate our LGBTQ+ community during Pride 2022

Stop dangerous driving around learner drivers

Irresponsible drivers are putting learner drivers and instructors at risk. Here’s what’s happening and what Marmalade Insurance is doing to stop it.

Victims of road rage - Learner driver stories

Hear real life stories from learner drivers and their instructors, dealing with abuse on the roads. Sign our petition today and help us put an end to this bullying.

Help Centrepoint Change The Story And End Youth Homelessness All Together

More than 100,000 young people approach their Local Authority every year because they are homeless or at risk - that’s why Marmalade are proud to announce their partnership with Centrepoint.

Learners could have to wait longer to rebook tests

The DVSA has launched a consultation on a series of proposals to reduce the above-average waiting times for driving tests. We focus on the ones that impact you the most and invite you to have your say.

How do drivers fare across the UK when it comes to driving offences?

To find out where in the UK young drivers currently hold the most and least driving points, we submitted a Freedom of Information request to the DVLA to create the UK young drivers penalty points index.

New Driving Rules and Laws - 12 Things You Need to Know

There have been some important changes to the Highway Code and driving laws recently, here's the ones you should know about!

Top 10 best Christmas Shopping places in the UK

See the top 10 places to head this festive period to do your Christmas shopping!

Coming home for Christmas - expectations vs reality

Uni students rejoice – it’s almost time to head home for Christmas! But will it all go to plan?

Christmas events for 2021!

Looking for some fun filled things to do this Christmas? Then look no further!

Learners Spending More Than Ever

Learner drivers have forked out at least £289 million extra due to the ongoing tests backlog.

What is E10 petrol?

A rundown of what E10 petrol is, which cars are compatible and everything else you need to know!

Ask The Experts - Traffic Cop!

Your motoring law questions answered by Greg Burns from Police Scotland!

Pandemic Aftershock: Driving Lesson Demand and Costs Soar!

We're investigating the impact of the pandemic on driving instructor shortages and the increase in the cost of driving lessons.

Deserving learner driver winners!

These inspiring learner drivers are sharing their story with us about how they've overcome challenges on their learning to drive journey!

More theory test centres opening and booking changes

From 6th September 2021, the DVSA will be making some changes to theory test centre locations and you will see a change to the look and feel of the booking and test system.

The Ultimate Guide to Staying Safe On the Roads This Summer

Stay safe on the road this summer with Marmalade's top tips for driving in the warmer weather!

Is learning in an automatic the new normal?

Will automatic cars will soon surpass manuals as the preferred choice for driving tests? We're taking a look!

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