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Lockdown creates learner driver backlog

Lockdown creates learner driver backlog

Lockdown creates learner driver backlog   A recent poll of FirstCar’s readers showed that over half of those learning to drive stayed off the roads during lockdown, even shunning private practi

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Lucky Charms

Lucky Charms

Lucky undies and other L-test superstitions uncovered, but preparation is the real key to avoiding a ‘pants’ driving test, say BSM instructors ‘Lucky pants’, socks, cuddly toys, jewellery and

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Mum vs Dad vs Jenson Button

Mum vs Dad vs Jenson Button

Forget being taught to drive by mum or dad – these days children and teens would rather a professional instructor or Formula 1 racing driver showed them the ropes. Research*, by driving school B

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New Practical Driving Test changes you need to know!

New Practical Driving Test changes you need to know!

They say the key to many things in life is preparation.   Whether you’re studying for school or university exams, getting ready for a job interview or planning a route for your first ever ro

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On the high-way

On the high-way

Charlie Crymble is head and shoulders above the rest when it comes to learning to drive.   At 6’10” he dwarfs the Vauxhall Corsa he is learning in with BSM, and his instructor Colin Jones. H

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On The Road: 10 Things I’ve Learned From A Month Of Driving Lessons

On The Road: 10 Things I’ve Learned From A Month Of Driving Lessons

One month ago, after years of excuses, dithering and pure, unadulterated terror, Anna Hart had her first BSM driving lesson and she's blogging about it at Gratzia. Four weeks later, she's come alo

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On The Road: 5 Reassuring Thoughts Before Your Driving Test

On The Road: 5 Reassuring Thoughts Before Your Driving Test

Back in January, Grazia writer Anna Hart wrote about the challenges of learning to drive when you’re 30, blogging about it here.  Big news! On paper, I can drive: I’ve just passed the Theory

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One in four women considered career changes in pandemic

One in four women considered career changes in pandemic

New research has shown more than one quarter of women have considered changing careers during the pandemic. Overall, 24% of adults said they had looked into changing their career or had actually mo

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Public Health England Smoke Free Campaign

Public Health England Smoke Free Campaign

From the 1st October, you could face a £50 fine if you or a mate smoke in a vehicle with someone under 18 present. Both the driver and the smoker could be fined. For free, proven support to help you

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Reward and Recognition Scheme - BSM Instructor Andy Ogborne

Reward and Recognition Scheme - BSM Instructor Andy Ogborne

We're pleased to announce our first winner of the quarterly commendation award is BSM Partner Andy Ogborne. Andy, based in Llanelli has showed fantastic commitment and service levels over this quar

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The kindness of strangers

The kindness of strangers

Supermarket Aldi worker Christian Trouesdale came to everyone’s attention this week when he made the news after helping 95 year old pensioner, Bob Malloy home with his shopping. A photo of the two o

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Tips for driving in bad weather conditions

Tips for driving in bad weather conditions

Tips for driving in bad weather conditions It’s the start of a new year. A time when we all make a million New Year’s resolutions and do our best to stick to them, for longer than just the month

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