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When should I book my theory test?

So you think it’s time to take your theory? Or maybe you’re wondering: when will I be ready to take my theory? Passing it is an essential step towards gaining your full licence. But going for it before you’re ready could mean...


Car lights and the law

All learner and new drivers should get some practice of driving in the dark before they take to the road alone. Not only does this mean you’ll need to know how to cope with driving at night, but you’ll also need to know how t...

Tips for passing your theory test

Tips for passing your theory test

Before you can get on the road, you’ll need to make sure you’ve passed your theory test and that you know your stuff when it comes to the highway code. A theory test costs £25 a go, so you want to make sure you’re prepared an...


How to revise for your theory test

Before you can get to grips with your practical driving test, you’ll have to pass your theory driving test, proving you know your stuff when it comes to the rules of the road. You can take your theory test as soon as you turn...

Failed theory exam

Failed the theory exam? Don't panic!

We can all remember, or are still experiencing, exams and those terrifying words: ‘turn over your papers’. They strike fear into hearts. To pass any exam you have to know your stuff, and the only way to do that is to get your...


UK speed limits explained

Speed limits differ depending on what kind of road you’re on, and there may well be long stretches of road with different speed limits to contend with. Knowing what the speed limit is on the road that you’re driving on is ess...


Stopping distances explained

Knowing your stopping distances is crucial because, in case of emergency, you will need to make sure you allow yourself enough time to come to a standstill. Being able to calculate how much space you should leave between you ...

what's under the car bonnet

What's under the car bonnet

Pipes, engine, spinny things, it’s a lot to take in! Understanding what’s under the bonnet isn’t just a necessity to passing the first part of your driving test, but could help out of a sticky situation after passing....