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Oct 18

Driving Test Tips for Success


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It is normal for new drivers to be nervous as they approach the day of their driving test, but the way to ensure such nerves are placated on the day is to make sure you are as prepared as you can possibly be. The good news is there are a number of tips to follow that can be a big help in making sure that your nervousness does not unduly affect your performance in your driving test.

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Aug 18

Will Autonomous Vehicles be the End for the Driving Test?


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The driving test could become a thing of the past because of self-driving cars within the next couple of decades, some industry experts believe.

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Jun 18

Top Tips for Passing your Driving Test


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There is no great secret as to how to pass a driving test in the United Kingdom. For new drivers to pass that test, all that is required is hard work, determination, lots of practice, and actual road experience, which is arguably the most important of all. However, there are a number of tips that can give new drivers a better chance of ensuring they pass their driving test on the first attempt.

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May 18

The Most Common Reasons for UK Driving Test Failures


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The number one reason for learner drivers being unable to successfully pass their practical tests is failing to perform proper checks at junctions, it has been revealed in a new study. Some of the other key issues responsible for new drivers being denied their licences include them being unable to properly reverse, and demonstrating a lack of control over their vehicles.

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Mar 18

Driving Test Nightmares? These Real-life Ones are Worse…


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With the driving test celebrating its 80th birthday in the United Kingdom, it is a rite of passage that many young drivers still dread. However those nervously anticipating their test can probably take heart from the fact that their test is highly unlikely to match some of the absolutely nightmarish driving tests that have ever been taken, and can be comforted that, in the unlikely event that it is, they will almost certainly achieve fame by ending up on a list such as this one day. Just how bad can a driving test get? Here are some of the ways…

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Feb 18

The Driving Test: A Checklist for Young Drivers


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Young drivers rarely know everything there is to know about driving, and recognising this can actually be an asset in helping them to pass their driving test. In order to ensure that new drivers are able to perform to the best of their ability on the day of the test, there are a number of helpful tips that should be taken under consideration.

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Dec 17

Big Changes on the Way for the Driving Test


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Major changes to the way people in the United Kingdom take a driving test started in December 2017. In the past, changes to the test that have been introduced by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency have been relatively subtle ones, but the fact is that the way in which people drive in the 21st century has changed considerably, and has now resulted in a major overhaul. The chief executive of the DVSA, Gareth Williams, says that although roads in the United Kingdom are still among the safest in the world, more can be done to ensure that road users, particularly new drivers, are kept safe.

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Nov 17

Career Options for People who Love Driving


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People who love to drive can often make a career out of that interest, and there are a number of different kinds of jobs involving driving that can take them all over the country. Driving jobs can suit different types of people too, including those who enjoy meeting others, and those who would prefer a more solitary kind of career. However, unless you intend to drive racing cars on a track, or farm vehicles on private land you often will need to begin any new career by obtaining a learner license, getting your P plates, and finally your full licence.

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Oct 17

10,000 UK Drivers with More Than 12 Points


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Over ten thousand motorists in the United Kingdom are still allowed to drive in spite of having twelve or more driving licence penalty points. A BBC News analyst has demonstrated that the greatest number of still valid licences that had at least a dozen points was held by motorists that live in the north of England. That people who have such a large number of points on their driving licence are still being allowed on British roads makes a joke of the entire system, according to a number of road charities.

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Sep 17

Driving Test Cheats Face Prison Time


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A man who cheated on his driving test has been sent to prison for six months. He was made an example of in order to act as a deterrent to others who may be tempted to make use of what has been described as an “industry” of frauds who are willing to take the theory exam in their stead.

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