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Jul 16

A Drive Around the Scottish Highlands


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If you are looking for somewhere different, providing it’s not the middle of winter, then think about a drive through the Highlands of Scotland. The highlands have some of the most stunning views in the UK, and there are some very cosy country inns and hotels along the way.

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21
Jul 16

Tool Kit Basics for Young Drivers


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If you’re learning to drive, or you’ve passed your test recently and you’ve been driving for a little while now, you may have heard more experienced drivers (those who don’t tend to run their cars into the ground too often) talk about basic car maintenance. If you don’t want to be running to your local garage every so often and paying large amounts of money each time for problems that could have been avoided, read on. A simple tool kit can save you quite a lot…

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14
Jul 16

Too Old to Drive?


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If you’re a young person about to take your driving test, you may sometimes wonder if you will still be able to carry on driving when you get older. There is, at present, no upper age limit that applies to driving; which means that currently, you can continue to drive, providing you are fit to do so. As people get older, they may develop conditions that make it unsafe for them to drive. Once you reach the age of seventy then you will have to renew your driving licence and fill out a form declaring any medical condition you may have. When you renew your licence, you are also required to state whether or not you fulfil the eyesight requirements for drivers.

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07
Jul 16

Tips for Europeans Driving in the UK


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Just as British drivers often have problems when driving in European countries, so some Europeans find British rules of the road equally confusing. As for Americans, our rules of the road are often totally daunting. If you’re a new migrant to Britain, or just taking a holiday trip, here are some tips for obeying the law on British roads; with a European driving licence, you’re legally allowed to take to the road here of course, but there are quite a lot of differences. Some things pertaining to the rules of the road may be similar, others quite confusing…

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