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Learner Driver News

21 October 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Interview: The day of the theory test

In our second interview with budding learner driver Daisy, we have gone from practice to reality – Daisy finished her revision and took her theory test. If you’ve already digested her theory test revision tips, see how the big day went below....
22 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Interview: Revising for the theory test

Having to do a test for anything can be daunting. So what is it like doing the theory test? We interviewed our colleague Daisy, as she prepares for the big day....
21 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Minors and Majors: How people fail their driving test

You have probably heard of the terms ‘minor’ and ‘major’ referred to when talking about the driving test, but it’s handy to know exactly what they mean. Here we are the most common examples....
20 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

The benefits of an intensive driving course

According to the stats from the DVSA, learners need an average of 47 lessons before they pass their driving test. Here, we look at Intensive Driving Courses, which claim to get you through the process in under 2 weeks....
19 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Automatic or manual gearbox?

In the UK, automatic gearboxes have traditionally had a poor rep. They were slow, cumbersome and not very fuel-efficient. However, today they are able to change gear far quicker than humans, often returning better fuel economy figures too....
18 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Can learner drivers drive at night?

To ensure everybody’s safety, there are quite a few rules and hurdles to jump over before you get in a car and drive. In this article, we cover the steps – and tips – for an often-asked question: can you learn to drive at night?...
17 September 2019 by Geoffrey Insurance

Passing the theory test is tougher than ever

The amount of people passing their driving theory tests is at a ten-year low, with only 47% of hopeful learner drivers passing in the last 12 months according to figures from the Department for Transport....