Driving practice

Tips and advice to help you practise and gain confidence with driving skills and manoeuvres

Dealing with road rage as a learner driver

Learner drivers up and down the UK have to deal with abusive behaviour from other road users. Here's how to stay calm and stay safe behind the wheel.

Everything you need to know about L plates

Do you have a question about L plates? Look no further, this article covers everything from the legal requirements to where to buy your L plates.

What do learner drivers fear the most?

In a recent survey, 1675 learners shared what they were least confident about behind the wheel.

42 most embarrassing learning to drive stories

We've picked 42 of the most embarrassing learning to drive stories shared by our drivers and their parents!

Can I learn to drive during lockdown?

We’ve got the answers on whether you can still learn to drive in lockdown and other questions that may be on your mind!

Hill Starts & Clutch Control

In this episode of the Driving Instructor Masterclass, we're talking all things clutch control as well as those dreaded Hill Starts!

Merging onto a dual carriageway

We're showing you how to merge onto a dual carriageway as well as tips and advice for coming on and off slip roads.

How to stop stalling

Everything you need to know about stalling, how to prevent it and what to do if you stall in this episode of the Driving Instructor Masterclass

Pulling up on the right and reversing

How does pulling up on the right and reversing work? Confused? Here's our guide to this new driving test manoeuvre!

Mirror observations and blind spot checks

Struggling with mirror and blind spot checks? Don't worry - driving instructor Chris Bensted is here to help in this episode of the Driving Instructor Masterclass

Reverse bay parking

Revved up about your reverse bay parking? Don't worry - we're here to guide you in to that spot!

Instructor advice for learners getting private practice

For learner drivers getting out on the road with parents, here's some top tips and advice from driving instructor Chris!

Struggling with clutch control

Are you having a hard time finding your biting point when driving? Our blogger Joe is the same. He's here letting you know how he's overcoming his issues.

When to change gears

In this episode of the Masterclass series - we're taking a look at everything you need to know about gears when starting out your driving journey!

How to deal with roundabouts

In this episode of the Masterclass Series - we're giving you some driving tips on how to deal with roundabouts!

Top 8 drives to do as a learner

It's good to get extra practice when you're a learner driver with someone accompanying you - check out these 8 drives you should take a learner driver!

Driving without insurance on a provisional licence

An estimated 25000 drivers are driving without insurance on a provisional licence – Marmalade offer advice on making sure you’re covered.

Having a car accident as a learner driver

Having a car accident is scary, but what about having one whilst you're learning? Check out Ella's story on how she got back behind the wheel after a crash!

How to apply for a UK Provisional Licence

Here's a guide to help you on how to apply for your provisional driving licence!

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