Chilled Driving Tuition Voted Top 20 Driving School in the U.K.

We are really proud to announce that we have been voted one of the U.K.s top 20 driving schools.

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Snow and ice

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

Rule 229
Before you set off

  • you MUST be able to see, so clear all snow and ice from all your windows
  • you MUST ensure that lights are clean and number plates are clearly visible and legible
  • make sure the mirrors are clear and the windows are demisted thoroughly
  • remove all snow that might fall off into the path of other road users
  • check your planned route is clear of delays and that no further snowfalls or severe weather are predicted.

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New penalties to tackle tailgating and middle lane hogging

Changes are being introduced to give the police powers to issue fixed penalty notices for careless driving.

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Lines and lane markings on the road

Rule 127

A broken white line. This marks the centre of the road. When this line lengthens and the gaps shorten, it means that there is a hazard ahead. Do not cross it unless you can see the road is clear and wish to overtake or turn off.

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Has your photocard licence expired?

Renew your photocard driving licence every 10 years or face a fine of up to £1,000.

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Review of theory test fees

consultation on changes to theory test fees has been launched today.The cost of the driving theory test could be cut by 25%, saving learner drivers £14.5m a year.

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Drink driving rules tightened to improve road safety

Road Safety Minister Stephen Hammond has announced that the most dangerous drink drivers will now have to pass a medical before they’re allowed back on the roads under a change in the law.

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Flashing headlights

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

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WARNING FROM POLICE
THIS APPLIES TO BOTH WOMEN AND MEN

BEWARE OF PAPER ON THE BACK WINDOW OF YOUR VEHICLE -- A NEW WAY TO DO CAR-JACKINGS (NOT A JOKE)!

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Cancelled or stopped tests and bad weather

Sometimes the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) has to cancel or stop driving tests because of bad weather, vehicle problems or other reasons.

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Government to overhaul young driver rules in bid to improve safety and cut insurance costs

Green paper on improving the safety and reducing risks to young drivers launched.

Young drivers could benefit from improved training and lower insurance premiums as the government confirmed its intention to launch a green paper on improving the safety and reducing risks to young drivers.

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New penalties for careless driving come into force

Changes giving the police powers to issue fixed penalty notices for careless or inconsiderate driving have come into effect.

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New Instructors

We are delighted to have welcomed on board in March two new instructors who join the team of four already in place.

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Learner drivers warned about extra charges

DSA is advising customers to avoid copycat websites and save money by coming to the agency directly.

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