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A biggie for every recently passed new driver:
https://www.wearemarmalade.co.uk/.../8-smart-ways-to.../

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8 smart ways to save money on car insurance

8 smart ways to save money on car insurance | Marmalade

There are many different ways that young drivers can save on the cost of their car insurance, from knowing what car to choose, to finding the right policy for their needs...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

27th Oct 2020

Today's Congratulations go to Jack, who even got compliments of the examiner on his cool, collected drive on an early Friday morning!

Credit where it's due, all that hard work has paid off now
Enjoy your freedom in the Polo and I'll see you soon for our Pass Plus adventure!

Want to find out more about Pass Plus? Message our page or click here:
http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/how-to-get-started.html

Tag: School News

23rd Oct 2020

Accident procedure in today's Theory Thursday.
What does the highway code advise us?

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

22nd Oct 2020

How would a driving licence change your life?
Check out Harry's Story of gaining his Independence here:

View Harry's Story

Harry's Story - Mikes Driving Lessons

This is a quick cartoon showing Harry's story of learning to drive and getting his independence. Want to get on the road too? Simply contact us on any of ...

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Tag: General

31st Oct 2015

Controvertial "Parking on pavement" article
https://www.express.co.uk/.../car-parking-on-pavement-ban...

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Pavement parking ban set to be extended across whole of Britain - new proposals launched

Pavement parking ban set to be extended across whole of Britain - new proposals launched

PAVEMENT parking laws look set to be extended across the whole of the UK under fresh proposals set out by the government in a new law set to catch out thousands of motorists...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

20th Oct 2020

Skidding the topic of the day!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

15th Oct 2020

Tip: Keep your pride and joy clean!
https://www.wearemarmalade.co.uk/.../top-tips-to-clean.../

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Top tips to clean your car

Top tips to clean your car | Marmalade

We all want to take pride in our cars, right? Here are our top tips...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

13th Oct 2020

brad completes pass plus with mike fowler adi

Today's congrats go to Brad who (sponsored by Costa coffee!) completed his Pass Plus course.
Every single weather condition going definitely kept you on your toes on the M6!

Enjoy the roundabouts of Crewe, and enjoy your freedom in the Peugeot

Want to develop your independence on the Motorway? Find out more at http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/motorway-driving.html

Tag: School News

10th Oct 2020

Do you know about our "Recommend a Friend" scheme?
If you're a current or former pupil and you recommend Mike's Driving Lessons to a friend, when they make their first block booking you receive £20. Easy!
Some T&C's do apply so message us on here or simply ask during lessons!

Tag: School News | General News

6th Jan 2016

More Motorways for todays Theory Teaser

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

8th Oct 2020

Electric Scooters?
Yes, seriously...
https://www.express.co.uk/.../electric-scooter-uk-trials...

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E-scooters could lead to ‘catastrophic consequences’ and add extra ‘dangers’ to the road

E-scooters could lead to ‘catastrophic consequences’ and add extra ‘dangers’ to the road

ELECTRIC scooter riders could face "catastrophic consequences" with the new technology adding "further risk" to the road...

Tag: EXPRESS.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

6th Oct 2020

Penalties and fines on today's Theory Thursday!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

1st Oct 2020

Did you know you can buy gift vouchers for Driving Lessons?
A perfect gift for a birthday or Christmas!

Email info@mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk to order, or for more info, call us on 07825 636 871

Stocks are Very limited and running out, so it's currently First-come First-served, but all Voucher Hours will be redeemable! Don't Miss Out!

Tag: School News | General

30th November 2016

A good Top Tip today for learners who may have been "out of practice" since the Lockdown:
https://www.wearemarmalade.co.uk/.../overcoming-driving.../

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Overcoming driving nerves after a break in driving

Overcoming driving nerves after a break in driving

Lockdown has seen many young people spending less time behind the wheel. Here is how...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

29th Sept 2020

Motorway regulations on today's theory teaser!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

24th Sep 2020

Kate passes Driving Test with Mike Fowler ADI

Thursday Congratulations go to Kate who passed at Rochdale Test Centre after some hectic Covid disruptions!
Well deserved Kate, enjoy the freedom in your little Ka and beep if you see me!

Tag: School News

24th Sept 2020

Struggling with the Theory test?
Perhaps you are unsure when exactly to click on the Hazard Perception phase?
Get all your questions answered in our FREE e-book "Everything you need to know for the Theory Test" packed with top tips and hints to get you the pass you deserve!
Available to download here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/everything-you-need-to-know-for-the-theory-test.html

everything you need to know for the theory test

Mikes Driving Lessons, Royton, Oldham - Everything you need to know for the Theory Test...

Find out more about starting Driving Lessons with Mike in the Oldham and Rochdale areas of...

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Tag: School News

11th May 2016

Today's massive Congratulations go to Brad, who coped with the weirdest on-off rain to secure his full licence!
Thanks for entertaining the examiner whilst you were out, it sounds like you had a right laugh!
Stay safe out there and be sure to beep if you see me!

Spaces are strictly limited due to the Covid backlog, don't delay and get booked in today!
Call us on 07825636871

Brad passes Driving Test with Mikes Driving Lessons

Tag: School News

23rd Sept 2020

MASSIVE congratulations to Jack Rambo for passing his driving test (In Style!) at Rochdale this afternoon
Enjoy the open road, it's long overdue!

Stay safe out there and beep if you see me

Jack Rambo passes Driving Test with Mikes Driving Lessons

Tag: School News

22nd Sept 2020

Emission zones for today's Top Tip
Could also be useful for your Theory Test too!

https://www.driving-news.co.uk/the-impact-of-emission-zones/

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The Impact of Emission zones

The Impact of Emission zones

Cities around the world are stepping up their efforts to combat climate change by introducing a range of measures...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

22nd Sept 2020

Did you know you can buy gift vouchers for Driving Lessons?
A perfect gift for Christmas!

Email info@mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk to order, or for more info, call us on 07825 636 871.

Stocks are Very limited and running out, so it's currently First-come First-served, but all Voucher Hours will be redeemable! Don't Miss Out!

Tag: School News

1st Nov 2019

Theory Thursday and Parking!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

17th Sep 2020

More licence extensions on the way:
https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/cars/1330851/dvla-driving-licence-check-uk-renewal-extension
(Does this apply to Provisional Licence holders? Some DVSA sources say Yes, some say No. Hopefully we'll get something concrete soon!)

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DVLA driving licences will be extended for thousands of road users in new temporary scheme

DVLA driving licences will be extended for thousands of road users in new temporary scheme

DVLA driving licences have been extended by another 11 months to ensure drivers can remain on the road without renewing their photocards...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

15th Sept 2020

Licence Categories on today's Theory Thursday!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

10th Sep 2020

Top Tip Tuesday, looking at how to study for that Theory Test
(Obviously our Theory Thursdays are a massive help too!)
https://www.wearemarmalade.co.uk/driver-hub/driving-test/how-did-i-study-for-my-theory-test/

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How did I study for my theory test?

How did I study for my theory test?

Do you need tips on studying for your theory test? here is how...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

8th Sept 2020

Attitudes on Theory Thursday today
What's the safest option?

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

3rd Sep 2020

Always good advice to read up on, even for the experienced driver!
https://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/134482/check-your-vehicle-for-these-five-things-before-driving

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Check your vehicle for these five things before driving

Check your vehicle for these five things before driving

If you are using your vehicle for the first time in several weeks, Highways England has an important message for you: check it!..

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

1st Sept 2020

Trailers are the topic of Theory Thursday
A tricky one!

More Theory Thursday http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

27th Aug 2020

More drivers opting for "Staycations" in the aftermath of 2020
https://www.rac.co.uk/drive/news/motoring-news/holiday-plans-in-tatters-rac-research-reveals-staycation-boom-this-summer/

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Holiday plans in tatters? RAC research reveals 'staycation' boom this summer

Holiday plans in tatters? RAC research reveals 'staycation' boom this summer

Only one-in-three drivers (31%) expect to take the summer holiday they had planned before the coronavirus outbreak...

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Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

25th Aug 2020

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