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Top tip Tuesday and Mobile phone laws:
https://www.gov.uk/using-mobile-phones-when-driving-the-law
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Using a phone or sat nav when driving

It's illegal to hold a phone or sat nav when driving - you'll....

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25th Sept 2018

Drug Driving in today's Top Tip, and the penalties it may bring!
https://www.gov.uk/drug-use-and-driving
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Drug use and driving

If you have used illegal drugs or misused drugs you must tell the DVLA ....

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11th Sept 2018

Top tips and Speed limits
Yes they do differ by vehicle
https://www.gov.uk/speed-limits
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Speed Limits

A speed limit of 30 miles per hour or 48 kilometres per hour usually applies to all ....

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4th Sept 2018

Top Tip Tuesday and Vehicle Checks
https://www.gov.uk/check-vehicle-safe
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Check your vehicle is safe to drive | GOV.UK

You must make sure that your car, motorcycle or other vehicle is safe to drive...

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21st Aug 2018

Driving tests and adverse weather - what do you need to do?
Find out here: https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/2016/01/15/keeping-you-updated-about-driving-tests-during-bad-weather/

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Keeping you updated about driving tests during bad weather - Despatch for driver and rider trainers

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7th Nov 2017

The new test and real life driving - is it fit for purpose?
https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/…/making-the-driving-test-mor…/

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Driving Lessons with Mike in the Oldham areas of Greater Manchester

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31st Oct 2017

What effect will the new driving test have on examiners?
Knowledge is power!
https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/2017/08/07/driving-test-changes-the-new-instructions-examiners-will-give/

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Driving test changes: the new instructions examiners will give - Despatch for driver and rider trainers

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24th Oct 2017

What's all the fuss with pulling up on the right?
https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/2017/08/24/why-pulling-up-on-the-right-is-real-life-driving/

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Why pulling up on the right is real-life driving - Despatch for driver and rider trainers

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17th Oct 2017

One Top Tip for those aspiring instructors today, the full consultation on the changes to the driving test;
https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/improving-the-car-driving-test

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Improving the car driving test - GOV.UK

Changes to the car driving test to make sure newly qualified driv...

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10 Oct 2017

More Top Tips today, as a full overview on how the Driving test will be changing
https://www.gov.uk/driving-test/changes-december-2017

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Driving test: cars Changes to the test from December 2017 - GOV.UK

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3rd Oct 2017

Today's Top Tip regards the driving test "Show me tell me" questions
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/car-show-me-tell-me-vehicle-safety-questions/car-show-me-tell-me-vehicle-safety-questions-from-4-december-2017

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Car 'Show me, tell me, vehicle safety questions (from 4 December 2017) - GOV.UK

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26th Sept 2017

Top Tip Tuesday, and Driving test changes!
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/driving-test-changes-4-december-2017

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Driving test changes: 4 December 2017 - GOV.UK

The driving test will change from Monday 4 December 2017 to in...

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19th Sept 2017

Another Tuesday, another top tip, and one we all struggle with!

https://www.gov.uk/speed-limits

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Speed Limits - GOV.UK

A limit of 30 miles per hour or 48 kilometres per hour usually app...

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9th May 2017

Top Tip Tuesday looks at the big one - the rulebook to end all rulebooks... a must read!

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/the-highway-code

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The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.UK

This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. The ...

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18th April 2017

More Top Tip Tuesday, today looking at Quad bikes and their road legality.
Have you spotted any that flaunt the rules?

https://www.gov.uk/quad-bikes-the-rules

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Quad Bikes: the rules - GOV.UK

To drive a road legal quad bike you must have it approved, registered, taxed and given an MOT if needed

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11th April 2017

Top tip Tuesday departs from the Annexes and looks at other key sources to help you know all the rules and regulations of being on the road!
Our first one - Tinted windows and the law

https://www.gov.uk/tinted-vehicle-window-rules

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Tinted vehicle windows: the law - GOV.UK

Rules for tinted vehicle windows and what could happen if you break the rules

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4th April 2017

More Highway code in today's Top Tip Tuesday, looking at first aid on the road;

https://www.gov.uk/…/the-high…/annex-7-first-aid-on-the-road

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Annex 7. First aid on the road - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone.

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21st March 2017

Top Tip Tuesday again, and its back to the highway code with advice about Vehicle Maintenence;

https://www.gov.uk/…/annex-6-vehicle-maintenance-safety-and…

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Annex 6. Vehicle maintenance, safety and security - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone.

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14th March 2017

Part 5 of our Annexes series looks at penalties for breaking the laws of the road. Well worth a read!

https://www.gov.uk/guida…/the-highway-code/annex-5-penalties

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Annex 5. Penalties - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone.

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7th March 2017

Our next Annex of Top Tip Tuesday looks at road users and the law;

https://www.gov.uk/…/the-…/annex-4-the-road-user-and-the-law

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Annex 4. The Road user and the law - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

This Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and wales. The Highway Code is essential reading for everyone.

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28th February 2017

Part 3 of our Top Tip Tuesday series concerns Documention for learners, one we all must read!

https://www.gov.uk/…/annex-3-motor-vehicle-documentation-an…

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Annex 3. Motor vehicle documentation and learner driver requirements - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

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21st February 2017

The next part of our Top Tip Tuesday concerns Motorcycles, and the licencing requirements they must obey.
One for the theory test!

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/the-highway-code/annex-2-motorcycle-licence-requirements

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Annex 2. Motorcycle licence requirements - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.uk

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14th February 2017

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