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Who hasn't got lost before?
What's the safest thing to do?

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

5th Dec 2019

Being a passenger is the subject of today's Top Tip
How do you feel when getting a lift?

https://www.rac.co.uk/.../61-of-passengers-admit-being-on-ed.../

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

61% of passengers admit being 'on edge' with family and friends' speed

61% of passengers admit being 'on edge' with family and friends' speed

Interestingly, almost a third (29%) wouldn’t ask their driver to slow down, suggesting many motorists are driving on unaware of their dangerous habits...

Tag: RAC.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

3rd Dec 2019

Trailer use and Theory!
Definitely a hard one for a learner

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

28th Nov 2019

Top Tip Tuesday and Vehicle loading, this is definately one for the theory test!
https://www.independent.co.uk/.../car-on-roof-man-aberystwyth...

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Man caught driving with another car on his roof admits 'it was a stupid thing to do'

Man caught driving with another car on his roof admits 'it was a stupid thing to do'

A man who was caught driving a car with another car balanced on top has been given three penalty points on his licence...

Tag: INDEPENDENT.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

26th Nov 2019

saphy completes pass-plus with mike fowler adi

Another day of motorway roadtrips, and today was Saphy's turn to brave the M6 on her Pass Plus Course
Very nicely handled when the entire police force shot down the hard shoulder towards the smashed cars ahead
Enjoy the open road and embrace Cruise Control!

Find out more about Pass Plus and Motorway Tuition on http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/how-to-get-started.html.

Tag: School-news

23rd Nov 2019

alfie passes driving test with mike fowler adi

alfie passes driving test with mike fowler adi

Today's congratulations go to Alfie who put in the hard work, kept his nerve, and passed his driving test at Rochdale test center this morning.
So early in fact, his brother was still in his pyjamas!
Always good to hear an examiner say the words "really good drive"
Enjoy the Skoda and the freedom it brings

Spaces for new starters are strictly limited so don't delay, call or text 07825636871.

Tag: School-news

22nd Nov 2019

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

Overtaking on today's Theory Teaser
What does the highway code say?

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

21st Nov 2019

Top Tip Tuesday and Electric Vehicles
What's your thoughts on the new technology?

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Electric car owners to be given green plates which could let them use bus lanes and park for free

Electric car owners to be given green plates which could let them use bus lanes and park for free

The government campaign aims to raise awareness of the increasing number of zero tailpipe emission vehicles on UK roads, help their drivers to benefit more easily from local incentives and encourage greater...

Tag: RAC.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

19th Nov 2019

jacob completes pass-plus with mike fowler adi

Today's congratulations goes to Jacob who flew through the Pass Plus Course with ease!
Very nicely handled with the horrendous traffic on the M60
Enjoy the open road

Find out more about the Pass Plus Course on http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/how-to-get-started.html.

Tag: School-news

16th Nov 2019

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 ...

Tag: YOUTUBE

Tag: General

31st Oct 2015

Batteries on Theory Thursday today
Tricky?

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

14th Nov 2019

saphy passes driving test with mike fowler adi

Well done to Saphy who smashed it and got her full licence at Rochdale Test Centre earlier today.

Your one liner of "will sat nav come back on?" will stay with me for a long time!
Get out of my car and into yours :)

See you soon for motorway training

Spaces are still limited, so if you want to get started with lessons message us or call/text 07825636871.

Tag: School-news

12th Nov 2019

Today's Top Tip concerns how NOT to use a motorway!
https://www.independent.co.uk/…/drink-driving-motorway-vide…

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Dashcam video shows drunken pensioner driving wrong way up motorway

Dashcam video shows drunken pensioner driving wrong way up motorway

Police have released video footage of a drink-driving pensioner going the wrong way up a motorway...

Tag: INDEPENDENT.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

12th Nov 2019

Traffic Calming Measures in today's Theory Thursday!

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

7th Nov 2019

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...

Tag: MIKESDRIVINGLESSONS.CO.UK

Tag: School News

11th May 2016

Top Tip Tuesday, and legal loopholes that are no more!
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-50250730...

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Mobile phone loophole for filming drivers 'to be closed'

Mobile phone loophole for filming drivers 'to be closed'

The government plans to close a legal loophole that has allowed drivers who use mobile phones to film or take photographs to escape prosecution...

Tag: BBC.CO.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday

5th Nov 2019

Eco-Driving and Theory Thursday
Are you clued up?

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

31st Oct 2019

jacob passes driving test with mike fowler adi

Today's Congratulations go to Jacob, who braved cold temperatures and blinding Sun to get his full licence this morning at Rochdale test centre!

Daytime slots now available for November, don't miss out, Visit www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk to book in, or call/text 07825636871.

Tag: School-news

30th Oct 2019

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

Following on from last week's Top Tip Tuesday, today we're looking at the process of going from that Provisional to Full UK Licence:

https://www.gov.uk/driving-lessons-learning-to-drive

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Driving lessons and learning to drive

Driving lessons and learning to drive

Who can teach you to drive, practising with friends and family, driving...

Tag: GOV.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday, Government Information

29th Oct 2019

What shapes are mentioned in the Highway code?
It's Theory Thursday!

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

24th Oct 2019

Today's Top Tip is aimed at the absolute beginner - how to take your first steps to independence and apply for that green licence :D

https://www.gov.uk/apply-first-provisional-driving-licence

View more at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Apply for your first provisional driving licence

Apply for your first provisional driving licence

Apply for your first provisional driving licence from DVLA online to...

Tag: GOV.UK

Tag: Top Tip Tuesday, Government Information

22nd Oct 2019

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

Theory Thursday and Pedestrian Crossings
I know a few pupils who will get this straight away!

View more Theory Thursday posts at www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/theory-thursday.html

Tag: Theory Thursday

17th Oct 2019

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