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Another important one for winter! Car maintenence,
Ensure your trusty steed is fit for any weather conditions

http://www.autocar.co.uk/winter-car-maintenance-tips

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

winter car maintenance

Winter car maintenance tips | Autocar

Autocar offers a definitive guide to looking after your car during the winter.

Tag: AUTOCAR.CO.UK

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20th December 2016

None for the road! Christmas time is upon us
Get clued up on the facts and figures on Drink Driving

http://think.direct.gov.uk/drink-driving.html

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

think before driving

Drink driving : THINK! : Roadsafety

Any amount of alsohol will affect your ability to drive. Find out the facts about drink driving and watch the "Moment of Doubt" TV Ad

Tag: THINK.DIRECT.GOV.UK

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13th December 2016

December starts us off with our Top Tips to prepare for blustery weather!
Rather be prepared and not need these skills, rather than be stuck in need of them.
Stay wrapped up!

https://www.gov.uk/…/driving-in-adverse-weather-conditions-…

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adverse weather conditions

Driving in adverse weather conditions (226-237) - The Highway Code - Guidance - GOV.UK

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

Tag: GOV.UK

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5th December 2016

Top Tip Tuesday and car insurance, the bane of every newly qualified driver's life!
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/…/i…/85261/cheapest-cars-insure

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

cheapest cars to insure

Cheapest cars to insure 2016

Looking to cut your car insurance costs? The best way is to look into one of these - the cheapest cars to insure in the UK

Tag: AUTOEXPRESS.CO.UK

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29th November 2016

Another Top Tip Tuesday, and today we'll be looking at the driving test and how it has changed over the years it's been a requirement on our roads
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/…/d…/85429/history-driving-test

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

driving test 80 years old

The history of the driving test

The driving test is 80 years old, so we take a look back at its 110-year history

Tag: AUTOEXPRESS.CO.UK

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22nd November 2016

Today's top tip is for all the University students driving to and from their accommodation;
http://www.loughboroughecho.net/…/freshers-week-driving-tip…

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freshers week tips.

Freshers' Week driving tips for students

For some this will be the longest journey they have ever driven, to a new area, with a car fully laden with all their worldly goods.

Tag: LOUGHBOROUGHECHO.NET | BY DAVID GODSALL

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15th November 2016

Another top tip and the good old driving test - what's it all about?
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/…/practical-driving-test-top-t…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Practical driving test:top tips for passing

Everyone wants to pass their driving test first time - our tips should help boost your chances!

Tag: AUTOEXPRESS.CO.UK

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8th November 2016

Today's top tip looks at Dashcam equipment, and why a small investment can mean a lifetime of safety should an incident occur on the roads;
http://www.driving.co.uk/…/buying-guide-leading-dashboard-…/

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

dashcam equipment

Buying guide: leading dashboard camers (dashcams)...

Driving reviews a number of leading dashcams, from basic video recoeding mod...

Tag: DRIVING.CO.UK

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1st November 2016

Another Despatch top tip today, concerning the Driving Test waiting times.
Well worth a read over your morning cereal!
https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/…/dealing-with-driving-test-w…/

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driving test waiting times

Dealing with driving test waiting times | Despatch for driver and rider trainers

Official advice and information for driver and rider trainers from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA)

Tag: DESPATCH.BLOG.GOV.UK

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25th October 2016

Interesting top tip today, Chief Driving Examiner Lesley Young's consultation on the Driving Test
https://despatch.blog.gov.uk/…/driving-test-consultation-l…/

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chief driving examiner's consultation on the driving test

Driving test consultation: interview with Lesley Young | Despatch for driver and rider trainers

Official advice and information for driver and rider trainers from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA)

Tag: DESPATCH.BLOG.GOV.UK

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18th October 2016

Another Tip Tip Tuesday, concerning the real cost of learning to drive
http://theorytestpro.co.uk/blog/cut-cost-learning-drive/
What are your thoughts?

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first aid on the road

How to Cut the Cost of learning to Drive - Theory Test Pro

Discover how to cut the costs of learning to drive - without cutting corners.

Tag: THEORYTESTPRO.CO.UK

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11th October 2016

Todays Top Tip concerns First aid;

Would you be confident if you were the first at the scene of a crash?
http://www.2pass.co.uk/firstaid.htm

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first aid on the road

First Aid On The Road, useful information for the Driving Test

First aid when you are on the Road

Tag: 2PASS.CO.UK

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4th October 2016

Today's top tip looks at car maintenance, more importantly Tyres.
Have yours got a grip?
http://www.driveractive.com/tips/gripb.html

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tyres - have yours a grip?

Learn to drive: Get a Grip!

No matter how well your driving instructor helps you learn to drive, or how quickly you pass the driving test, if your car has defective tyres theres a real risk that you won't be behind the wheel for long...

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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27th September 2016

Today's Top Tip concerns Accidents.
Remember, accidents do happen!
http://www.driveractive.com/tips/Accidents.html

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accidents do happen!

Learning to drive: Accidents will happen...

Hopefully, you will never be involved in an accident, either as a learner driver or after you have passed your driving test. The best way to avoid accidents is...

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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20th September 2016

Another Fantastic Top Tip brought to us by http://www.smf.ie/
The top 10 most traffic congested cities! (Nope, Rochdale didn't make the list)

https://s3.amazonaws.com/…/the-worlds-10-most-tr…/index.html

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10 most traffic congested cities

The World's 10 Most Traffic-Congested Cities

Think your commute is bad? Find out what are the 10 worst cities in the world for...

Tag: A3.AMAZONAWS.COM

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13th September 2016

Today's Top Tip Tuesday concerns "Chilling out"

Well worth a read! http://www.driveractive.com/tips/chill.html

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chill out angry man!

Learn to drive: Avoid road rage

As a driver you are responsible for the safety of yourself, your passengers and other road users - this means you need a good attitude..

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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6th September 2016

Today's Top Tip concerns Blind spots, why it's important to check them, and what might happen if we don't!
http://www.driveractive.com/tips/blind_spot.html

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

blind spots

Learning to drive: Blind Spots

Making sure that you know what's around you when driving by understanding blind spots.

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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30th August 2016

Another Top Tip brought to you by http://www.injury-solicitors.ie/, Motorcycle Safety, and what as a driver you need to know.

Courtesy of Hussey Fraser - Personal Injury Solicitors

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motorcycle safety guide

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23rd August 2016

Today's top tip is both fun and educational!
Test your reaction time!
http://www.driveractive.com/tips/reaction.html

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test your reaction times

Learning to Drive: Reaction Time

This test will determine how quickly you respond when things run out... Remember that when you are driving you might be taken by surprise!

Tag: DRIVERATIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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16th August 2016

Today's Top Tip concerns the Hazard Routine, and why it's absolutely essential to know and use out on the roads;
http://www.driveractive.com/tips/routine.html

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hazards in the road

Learn to Drive: Using a hazard routine

A hazard is anything that causes you to change your speed or direction, for examples junctions, parked cars, animals on the road etc etc

Tag: DRIVERATIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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9th August 2016

Buying a second hand car can be confusing to say the least, so check out today's Top Tip of what you need to know.

Courtesy of http://www.fawheels.co.uk/alloy-wheels-buckled-repair-londo…

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buying a car information

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2nd August 2016

Why are manoeuvres such a controvertial topic?
Get the low down in today's Top Tip http://www.driveractive.com/tips/manoeuvres.html

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learning manoeuvres

Learn to drive: When do I learn my manoevres?

There are four 'set manoeuvres' in the UK driving test syllabus - you will only be asked to complete one of them during the test but will not know which one until you are in the car with the examiner. The manoeuvres are:

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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26th July 2016

Decisions decisions, deciding what to have for tea and making split second decisions out on the roads are two very different things!

Have a read about driver decision making here: http://www.driveractive.com/tips/decisions.html

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steering safely

Learn to drive: Making decisions on the road

The Driver in the picture has made a late decision to stop for the cyclist - this is possibly because he wasn't paying attention or he might have been indecisive, if it was indecision, there is a simple remedy that you can start to...

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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19th July 2016

Today we look at steering, and why its so easy to get right, and so easy to get wrong!

Have a read here: http://www.driveractive.com/tips/steering.html

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steering safely

Learn to drive: Steering safely...

You will be drawn towards whatever you put your main focus of attention on (what you look at). So it follows that if you look at obstacles you will probably hit them! Almost all steering problems are related to observation.

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM | BY JOHN FARLAM

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12th July 2016

Today's Top Tip Tuesday concerns Hill Starts.

How many of my learners have conquered the monstrous hill start on Tandle Hills?
Read more here: http://www.driveractive.com/tips/hill_starts.html

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steep hills

Learn to drive: Hill-starts are easy

This advice will help ensure that you are always confident about hill starts! By using this simple strick you will always move away safely.

Tag: DRIVERACTIVE.COM BY JOHN FARLAM

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5th July June 2016

A more light-hearted Top Tip today. make sure not to fall foul of any of these mistakes on your driving test!
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/…/10-bizarre-reasons-for-faili…

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bizarre reasons for failing a driving test

10 bizarre reasons for failing a driving test

As the driving test celebrates 80 years, we look at the most absurd explanations for failing to pass

Tag: AUTOEXPRESS.CO.UK

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28th June 2016

A slightly scarier Top Tip today; how would you have handled the situation?
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/…/Cars-terrifying-near-miss-in-Y…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

cars terrifying near miss

Car's terrifying near-miss in Yorkshire

Shocking dashcam footage shows a car pulling out into oncoming traffic in Yorkshire, narrowly avoiding a collision

Tag: TELEGRAPH.CO.UK

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21st June 2016

Today's top tip concerns one of a driver's biggest headaches: Potholes!
How many have you seen on the roads?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/…/Councils-pay-out-over-100milli…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Councils pay out over £100million in compensation in just two years

New research shows councils in Britain paid out thousands of ponds because of potholes, accidents and other workplace related grievances between 2013 and...

Tag: TELEGRAPH.COM

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14th June 2016

A slightly more light hearted Top Tip today, but how weird would a native UK driver find it driving overseas for the first time?
What's the weirdest thing you've seen on a lesson?

http://www.confused.com/…/28-things-that-prove-britain-is-t…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

28things that prove Britain is the weirdest place in the world to drive

Blighty's roads are proper strange

Tag: CONFUSED.COM

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7th June 2016

I'm sure a lot of college/university students can relate to today's top tip!
https://www.gov.uk/sleepiness-and-driving

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inappropriate speed

Sleepiness and driving - GOV.UK

You must tell DVLA if you are very sleepy during the day because of a medical condition

Tag: GOV.UK

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31st May 2016

A very important Top Tip today, what is "Inappropriate Speed" and why is it so dangerous?
Check out http://www.rospa.com/road-sa…/…/drivers/speed/inappropriate/

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Inappropriate Speed - RoSPA

Advice and information to help drivers drive at safe and appropriate speeds

Tag: ROSPA.COM

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24th May 2016

A fact-filled Top Top Tuesday today, how many of these did you know before reading the article?
Find out here; http://www.express.co.uk/…/…/622407/Top-10-facts-road-safety

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

road safety

Top 10 facts about road safety

This has been Road Safety Week, with the theme Drive Less, Live More. For full information and safety tips, go to www.roadsafetyweek.org.uk

Tag: EXPESS.CO.UK | BY WILLIAM HARSTON

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17th May 2016

How come so many road safety campaigns feature cyclists? Why are they featured more than any other type of road user?
Find out here; http://www.rospa.com/road-s…/…/pedal-cyclists/facts-figures/

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Cycling Accidents Facts & Figures - RoSPA

Advice and information on safe cycling

Tag: ROSPA.COM

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10th May 2016

Another top tip today, and everyone likes the sound of cheaper insurance!
Have a look why Black Box policies are taking over the market:
http://www.theguardian.com/…/black-box-car-insurance-cuts-y…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

young drivers premiums

Black box car insurance: a young driver's new best friend behind the dashboard

Telematics-based motor insurance is teaching novice motorists better skills and reducing what can be sky-high premiums

Tag: THEGUARDIAN.COM | BY JULIET STOTT

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3rd May 2016

More Top Tip Tuesday, and today we're looking at the history of road safety campaigns.
Which of these do you remember?
http://www.rospa.com/road-sa…/…/road-users/campaign-history/

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

A History of Road Safety Campaigns - RoSPA

Road safety history that focuses on Drink Drive, Speed and Seat Belt campaigns

Tag: ROSPA.COM

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26th April 2016

Today's Top Tip concerns pedestrian safety, and if this doesn't bring a nostalgic feel then nothing will!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAgxZ-l5pY8

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Child Road Safety - King of the road

TV ad of Hedgehogs crossing the road - from www.robnielson.co.uk

Tag: YOUTUBE.COM

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19th April 2016

Another Top driving tip today, how to keep garage costs down and keep your car in tip top (and legal!) condition: https://www.theaa.com/breakdown-c…/car-maintenance-tips.html

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Car maintenance tips | AA

These car maintenance tips from the AA include ten simple checks that will help you to enjoy safer, worry-free motoring and reduce the risk of a breakdown.

Tag: THEAA.COM

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12th April 2016

More Top Tip Tuesday, today looking at how Daylight Savings Time affects our driving and road safety: http://www.rospa.com/media-…/press-office/press-releases/…/…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Rospa

It's time to address the problems of time - experiment needed on daylight savings -RoSPA

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) is calling for an experiment which it believes will show year-round lighter evenings will save lives.

Tag: ROSPA.COM

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5th April 2016

Another Top Tip for young drivers today, Insurance learning to drive. Find out more here:

http://www.theguardian.com/…/insurance-policies-teenage-dri…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Insurance policies that help put your teenager in the driving seat

It will be expensive, but there are some ways to reduce those sky-high insurance bills.

Tag: THE GUARDIAN.COM | MILES BRIGNALL

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29th March 2016

An interesting one here regarding the use of telematics in Driver Safety - The same technology used in "Black Box" Insurers. Will it make our roads safer?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/…/uber-will-monitor-how-safe-yo…

View all our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Uber will monitor how safe your driver is through their smartphone

Uber announced today that it is going to watch how smooth and safe its drivers are on the road, using GPS data and their smartphones. The company will use...

Tag: TELEGRAPH.CO.UK

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22nd March 2016

Young Drivers: Check out today's Top Tip for everything you need to know about running a car!
https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/…/running-a-car-as-a-…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Running a car as a young driver

Find out the key costs involved in running a car and get tips on how to keep them down

Tag: MONEYADVICESERVICE.ORG.UK

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15th March 2016

Today's Top Tip: Make sure you can see Clearly before starting to drive!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-35417737

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Car with completely shattered windscreen stopped in Peterborough - BBC News

A motorist driving with a completely shattered windscreen was pulled over after his vehicle was spotted moving "erratically".

Tag: BBC.CO.UK

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1st March 2016

Top Tip Tuesday concerns Level crossings. What does the highway code say about them?
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-35324918

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Level crossing video: Police video shows 'dangerous driving' - BBC News

CCTV released by Bristish Transport Police shows a lorry overtaking a van on a level crossing in Lincolnshire.

Tag: BBC.CO.UK

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23rd Feb 2016

Learners on the motorway! It could be true.
Read more here: http://www.independent.co.uk/…/motorway-lessons-for-learner…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Motorway lessons for learner drivers could be on the cards

Learners are currently forbidden to drive on motorways, in a long -overdue move that could help significantly improve road safety, all that could be about to ...

Tag: INDEPENDENT.CO.UK

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16th Feb 2016

More Top Tips today concerning incidents on the Driving Test. Surprising! Well worth a read.
http://www.mirror.co.uk/…/hundreds-accidents-driving-tests-…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Who causes most driving test accidents - learners or other motorists?

Learners taking their tests were involved in 405 bumps over 12 months but 241 were caused by other motorists

Tag: MIRROR.CO.UK | BY STEVE WHITE

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9th Feb 2016

Top Tip Tuesday concerns bad habits. How many of these have you seen someone do behind the wheel?

https://practicalmotoring.com.au/…/racq-says-teenage-drive…/...

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

RACQ says teenage drivers are picking up bad habits from mum and dad... | Practical Motoring

RACQ says more mums are teaching kids to drive and that many parents are ignorant of basic road rules and are thus passing on bad habits to teemage...

Tag: PRACTICALMOTORING.COM.AU

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2nd Feb 2016

More New Driver facts in today's Top Tip Tuesday, and have a look at these for surprising statistics!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/…/50-000-new-drivers-lose-licenc…

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

50,000 new drivers lose their licence as young motorists are penalised

Under strict rules brought in to cut the number of serious accidents among newly qualified drivers, those who tot up six points or more within two years of...

Tag: DAILYMAIL.CO.UK

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26th Jan 2016

Today's Top Tip concerns the New Driver Act.

Useful info for the Theory test, and as you pass your practical test.

Check it out here: https://www.gov.uk/penalty-points-endorsements/new-drivers

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

Penalty points (endorsements) - GOV.UK

You could get penalty points (endorsements) on your driving record if you're convicted of a Motoring offence

Tag: Top-tip Tuesday | Government Information

19th Jan 2016

The final look at motorways for our Top Tip Tuesdays, this time a lot closer to home with our glorious M62!

How many followers have driven this road on their Pass Plus?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-33326284

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

New "smart motorway" projects planned for North West - BBC News

Nearly 80 miles of new "smart motorway" will be created in the North West over the next five years, as part of a £1.5bn investment in the region's roads.

Tag: BBC.CO.UK

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12th Jan 2016

Back straight into the New Year continuing looking at Motorways for our Tuesday Top-Tip, and the question on everyone's mind;

Why are there so many roadworks!?
Check it out here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34323179

View all of our Top tips here: http://www.mikesdrivinglessons.co.uk/blog/top-tip-tuesday.html

What's happening in a 20-mile set of roadworks? - BBC News

The length of motorway roadworks may be reduced. It's a perennial gripe from motorists.

Tag: BBC.CO.UK

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5th Jan 2016

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