Smart Motorways: What They Are & How To Use Them

On October 19, 2017 By Brady Myles

From next year, you’ll be allowed to head out on to motorways with your driving instructor and for many of us, there’s a good chance that you’ll end up driving on a ‘smart’ motorway. But what is one exactly? It refers to a selection of UK motorways that boast congestion-busting features that if ignored, could prove… Read More

Theory Test Pro’s Guide to Using Your Car’s Hazard Lights

On October 10, 2017 By Brady Myles

Discover the right and wrong times to use your vehicle’s hazard warning lights to ensure you always stay on the right side of the Highway Code. That button featuring a red triangle on your dashboard has the potential to save your life; once pressed, it offers other drivers ample warning that something is amiss up… Read More

7 Things To Do (& Not To Do) If You Fail Your Driving Test

On September 25, 2017 By Adam Phillips

You’ve failed your practical driving test and it feels like the end of the world – but it needn’t be if you follow this seven-step guide to making a winning comeback. The first thing to remember is that you’re not alone. Research shows that over half of learners fail on their first attempt. The real issue is… Read More

Watch: 2 Videos Explaining Critical Part of New Driving Test

On September 15, 2017 By Adam Phillips

With only three months to go before the revised driving test is introduced on December 4th, the Driving and Vehicles Standards Agency has released two new videos that explain a key element of the incoming test. As well as a host of new features including revised manoeuvres and a sat nav-led driving section, the new… Read More

How To Avoid Choosing A Dodgy Driving Instructor

On August 31, 2017 By Adam Phillips

Avoid falling foul of dire driving instructors by using powerful online search services including the DVSA and Theory Test Pro’s directories to locate the best in your area. Finding an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) can be intimidating for any new learner. There are many questions that must be asked from whether the instructor has the right teaching style for you to if… Read More

Revealed: Why Using A Mobile Sat Nav Could Get You Banned

On August 25, 2017 By Adam Phillips

Despite the introduction of a new law earlier this year designed to curtail mobile phone use while driving, the National Police Chiefs Council has just issued a fresh warning to motorists about using their mobiles as a sat nav. While many of us are (hopefully) aware of the new law introduced in April that set out new… Read More

Learners to be Let Loose on Motorways from 2018

On August 13, 2017 By Adam Phillips

After a lengthy consultation period, the Driving & Vehicles Standards Agency has finally given the thumbs up to learners being allowed onto motorways. In a push to make new drivers safer than ever, the DVSA has said that the new law will come into effect at some point in 2018. Learners will only be allowed… Read More

Learners Attacking Driving Examiners On The Increase

On August 11, 2017 By Adam Phillips

Examiners and driving test staff are increasingly on the receiving end of verbal abuse and even physical assault from learners who fail their test, and the Driving & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has had enough, launching a zero tolerance campaign to take down offenders. According to statistics released by the DVSA, over 300 driving examiners, vehicle testers and… Read More

Revealed: The best time of day to take your test

On August 4, 2017 By Adam Phillips

According to new research, there is a time of day which will give you the best possible chance of passing your practical driving test – but it’s not the time experts have previously said is ideal. In the past, pundits have proclaimed that booking your test in an early slot is the best option as… Read More

Meet the ADIs: Stewart Latcham & Family

On July 26, 2017 By Adam Phillips

After the driving school he worked for closed down, ADI Stewart Latcham started his own family-run business, KSL Driving School, with wife Karen Latcham, which has been operating in the Stafford and Telford areas since 2009. So successful has the school been that the couple have gone on to create franchises with their son, Tom Latcham aged 22,… Read More

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