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  • Cars
  • COVID-19
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Driver Behaviour

Lockdown numbers: the decline in UK driving

Since lockdown started in March, the miles driven per year in the UK have dropped by more than 70%, according to new research. heycar.co.uk calculated that we have ‘saved’ 43.2 …

Driving test

Alternative Scottish theory test sites

It is currently not possible to use the Mobile Testing Vehicles in Scotland due to social distancing requirements. Alternative locations have been agreed for these sites. New test centre addresses …

Driving test

One metre social distancing for theory tests in England

DVSA has introduced at least one metre social distancing measures at theory test centres in England. This is in line with current government guidance to stop the spread of COVID-19. …

Driver Training

Scottish driving lessons expected to resume on 24 August

The Scottish Government has announced the indicative date of 24 August for driving lessons to resume in Scotland. This is to allow instructors time to plan and prepare for the …

Driving test

Croydon theory test centre temporary closure

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Croydon theory test centre will be closed for the next few days. Candidates with a theory test booked at the centre will be contact by Pearson …

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DVSA still emailing candidates to rearrange their tests

Over 210,000 driving tests were put on hold due to coronavirus. So far, DVSA has emailed more than 67,000 people to choose a new appointment.  It might take several weeks …

Roads

Have your say on proposed Highway Code changes

The DfT has launched a consultation on The Highway Code which focuses on improving road safety for cyclists, pedestrians and horse riders. This follows the launch of the prime minister’s …

Driving test

Wearing glasses with face coverings on test

Your pupil must wear a face covering when they go to the test centre, unless they have a good reason not to. DVSA has said that wearing glasses does not …

Driving test

DVSA publishes new SOPs for ADI tests

DVSA has published new Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for ADI part 2, part 3 & standards check. These are written for DVSA examiners, but contain useful information for ADIs. Click …

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