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Knowing When to Use Fog Lights (and How to Turn Them on)

Your car’s rear fog lights are there to help other drivers spot you in foggy conditions. It’s a legal requirement that all cars have these fitted. Knowing when to use fog lights seems like a no-brainer: Turn them on when it’s foggy, and turn them off when it’s not. But is there anything more to … Read more

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Failed Your Practical Driving Test – What to do Now

Failing your driving test is nothing to be ashamed of.  The chances are, you know plenty of other people who have been in the same situation, you just might not realise it – only around half of all drivers pass their test the first time, and this figure is even lower amongst women. Find out … Read more

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What’s the Difference Between a Dual Carriageway and a Motorway?

There are no silly questions when it comes to driving a car. The best drivers are the ones who know they don’t have all the answers and are willing to learn. It’s those drivers who will likely pay the least in insurance over their driving life. Luckily, we are here to answer the most common … Read more

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The Top 10 Driving Theory Test Apps for Android & iPhone

You’ve bought your learner driver insurance, you’ve had lots of lessons, and now you are ready to get serious about your test. Most households have a dog-eared copy of a driving theory test guide sitting on a shelf somewhere. While these may have been the only way to pass your test in days gone by, … Read more

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UK Festivals List: Get the best out of summer with our interactive festival map

The sun is out and festival season has finally arrived. We may specialise in offering comprehensive car insurance to young drivers, but we also want to ensure you get to experience all the music fuelled adventures within your reach on the road. That’s why we have created an interactive map of the best festivals in … Read more

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Where to Put L Plates on a Car and How to Prepare Your Car for a Learner

If you are teaching a learner to drive you have many responsibilities. It’s important that, as a supervisor, you know what your responsibilities are. Where to put L plates One of your many responsibilities is to make sure the L plates are placed correctly. L plates should be visible from both the front and back … Read more

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Driving Test Essentials: What to Take on Your Driving Test

The day of your driving test is a day that you will have spent a lot of time and money preparing for. While you may have spent a lot of time thinking about preparing your driving, preparing yourself by bringing along the right items can still make or break it. The necessities: What to take … Read more

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Learner Driver Rules: What You Need to Know

Like many other learner drivers, you might be thinking about getting your own car, or becoming insured on your parents’ car before passing your test. Learners who practice outside of their lessons typically have a better pass rate, and are safer drivers once passing their tests. If you have your own car, you can even … Read more

Essential Tips from the Top Driving Schools in London

Whether you’re learning to drive for the first time or you’ve had a few attempts before, finding the right driving instructor for you can be a daunting task. You might have had lots of offers from friends and family which can be tempting especially if you’re a nervous driver. Driving tests, however, have changed significantly … Read more

The Learner’s guide to approaching roundabouts

Roundabouts are designed to aid the flow of traffic where there are more than two roads a driver can take at one junction. For the learner driver, approaching roundabouts for the first time can be a daunting prospect. There will appear to be a lot going on within a relatively small area. Various vehicles travelling … Read more