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Driving Lessons

How Do I Start My Driving Lessons?

Apply for a Provisional Driving Licence The first thing that you must do when considering taking driving lessons is to apply for a provisional driving licence. You can apply for your driving licence either online at GOV.UK or by completing a D1 application form at your local post office. To be eligible for a provisional driving licence, you must; Reach the

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Car Advice

‘Show Me, Tell Me’ Questions

Want to know how to impress your driving test examiner with thorough and confident knowledge of your vehicle? The ‘show me, tell me’ questions are only a simple part of your driving test but they’re a great way to show your examiner that you’re confident about the vehicle you’re driving and you can explain how to ensure it’s safety and that

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Support with Private Driving Practice

Did you know that private driving practice is one of the best ways to develop your confidence on the roads? Private practice helps you to develop muscle memory, gain confidence as an independent driver and get advice and guidance from someone else regarding your driving abilities. It also helps you transition into independent driving once you’ve passed your test with

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Driving Instructor

Motorway Driving for Learner Drivers Guide

Did you know that as a learner driver, motorway driving is now an option? As of June 4th 2018, qualified driving instructors have been allowed to take students on the motorways in a dual-controlled vehicle. Find this daunting? We’re here to show you that it can be a fantastic option that will set up your driving career. Here’s our guide:

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Driving Tests

10 Reasons For Failing Your Driving Test

Everyone makes mistakes and its only natural that you will make a few errors when taking your driving test. A lot of this can come down to nerves. When under pressure it can be more difficult to make quick decisions and remember the small requirements when driving. We have compiled a top 10 list of some of the most common

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Driving Lessons

Driving Lessons Vs Intensive Crash Courses

Deciding how you want to learn the skill of being behind a wheel is a big decision; there’s a lot of factors involved. One of these is considering driving lessons vs intensive crash courses. Need a thorough overview of your driving options? We’re here to help you make the right choices for your driving career. One of the most important

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Leicester

Pork Pie Roundabout – A Driving Instructor’s Guide

Ready to get driving on the Pork Pie Roundabout? If you’ve ever driven in Leicester, there’s a good chance that you’ve come across a difficult roundabout at some point- there’s certainly plenty about! Pork Pie Roundabout, despite its funny nickname, is notorious for striking fear into new drivers in and around the Leicester area. Pork Pie Roundabout a major island

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Driving Lessons

Nervous about your First Lesson?

When you make the decision to learn to drive, it can feel like a daunting undertaking, but you should relax and enjoy the process, as in no time at all you’ll be off on your own with a new found independence. With almost 15 years of experience teaching people to learn to drive in Leicester, Awards can help you develop

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Leicester

3 Leicester Parks to Drive to this Summer

There’s nothing better than being able to confidently drive country roads on a fine summer’s day. At Awards Driving School, our mission is to help you become a safe and skilled driver to help you appreciate the independence of being able to visit these great summer locations. If you’re feeling comfortable driving around Leicester, you’re ready for your next challenge. Need any

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