dcsimg

YOUNG DRIVER INSURANCE

woman in red car
Does Air Con Use More Fuel? And 5 Other Ways To Save Money on Your Car

Running a car can get expensive, especially if you’re a new driver and aren’t used to the cost. You’ll probably have heard theories and tips about saving money on running your car, but what will really make the difference? We look at some of the best ways to save money on your car. Does air con … Read more

Girl on the phone after a car accident
Driving Essentials – What to do After an Accident

No matter how big or small, the first thing to remember after being involved in an accident is not to panic. You might be feeling shaken up, but try to keep a level head, and record as much information as you can, as this will help you later. What information do I need to get? … Read more

two young women driving a car in the summer
Make the most of your summer: the top seven road trips in the UK

Summer is the perfect time for exploring new places, and even if you lack the funds to go abroad, there is still plenty for you to see right here in the UK. With tons of fantastic road trips to take advantage of, it’s time to grab a friend, buckle up, and hit the road. Here … Read more

Friends dancing at a festival
27 Festival Essentials Every Girl Cannot Forget

Packing for a weekend camping is difficult enough. Packing for a festival is an entirely different story! Festival campsites will have far fewer facilities than any other campsite you may have been to. Plus, you’re likely to be making the most of your festival too so you’ll be more tired than you’ve ever been before. … Read more

teenagers going to a festival
Your Ultimate Festival Packing Checklist

So you’ve got your ticket, the headliners are confirmed and you’re ready to go! Packing for your favourite festival, however, can be much less exciting. Luckily, we have a full list of anything you might need.   Before deciding what your essentials are, there are a few things to think about first: Only bring what … Read more

uk festival map
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

teaching someone to drive
Thinking of Teaching Someone To Drive – What You Need to Do First

Teaching someone how to drive can be a rewarding experience for you both. The learner will gain valuable time out on the roads, while you will get the satisfaction of watching them learn and develop. Practicing outside of lessons can help increase the learner driver’s confidence and reduce the number of lessons needed, reducing the … Read more

Instagram? Insta-ban

New drivers now risk losing their licence if they use their phone behind the wheel. From March 1st 2017, any driver caught using their mobile behind the wheel will face an immediate £200 penalty and six points on their licence. This is extra tough on new drivers, because for the first two years after passing … Read more

Inconsiderate Passengers – don’t let them be a distraction

When learning how to drive, you will be spending most of your time focussing your attention on your driving and the road ahead. You might have an instructor talking to you, but they will be an experienced passenger, who knows exactly when to talk, and when to let you concentrate. Friends and family on the … Read more

mocktails
Mocktails – a tasty alternative to drink driving

Year on year we see campaigns highlighting the dangers of Drink Driving in order to reduce collisions and fatalities on our UK roads. Being caught drink driving can have long-term implications on your insurance premium as a young driver. As a young driver, having the freedom of being able to get from A to B … Read more