About This Blog

A challenge only becomes an obstacle when you bow to it.

– Ray Davis

We will be blogging about all things driving related. We will be keeping it informative and hopefully an interesting read for you.

If you have driving related experiences that wish us to write about please get in contact with us.

Chief editor

Gaynor Gaughan from Intensive Courses Driving School My name is Noel Gaughan

I run Intensive Courses,
I have been a driving instructor for over 25 years and I believe being a driving instructor is the best job in the world.

I have written for most of the driving instructor magazines in the UK.

Driving Test Fail? What Should I do next?

Driving Test Fail? Have you failed your driving test again? A lot of people come to us because they failed their driving test and not quite sure what to do next. This is what you need to know what to do next. If you have just failed your DVSA practical driving test...

Differences between Good and Bad Driving Instructors

How to find a good driving instructor Driving lessons are not cheap so you should look to get the best driving instructor you can find, but how can you tell the difference between a good driving instructor and a bad one. Getting a bad driving instructor cannot only...

Why People Fail the Driving Test? 12 Practical Reasons

What are the most common reasons why people fail the driving test? Have you asked yourself this questions? Find below 12 Practical Reasons Why People Fail the Driving Test! All you need to know. Stop wasting time and money. Pass your Driving Test the first time! Over...

Tips for parents teaching someone how to drive

How to teach your kids to drive? Teaching your teenage son or daughter to drive can be daunting, but it can be enjoyable and a lot of fun if done properly.   I have started teaching my son to drive recently and so far it is going well. As a driving instructor...

Pass Your Driving Test the First Time – 14 Top Tips

Pass Your Driving Test The First Time in 2021 Passing your driving test the first time must be your ultimate goal when you are doing your driving lessons. Everyone has got or will get nervous on the day of their practical driving test, it’s human nature. Always try...

Driving Lessons During Coronavirus – COVID-19

Table of contents List of events Effect on Driving Test Centres Theory Test Centres Practical Test CentresDVSA Online Booking ClosedInstructors Car Hire update Courses on holdTheory Test Bookings update Keyworkers updates Practical Test Dates Theory Test updates &...

How many driving lessons will I need?

One of the most common question pupils ask is, How many driving lessons will I need? As Instructors can set their own prices for driving lessons - there’s no minimum or maximum cost, according to the GOV.uk site, we have created a guide to help people who are looking...

Older Learner Driver: Too old to learn to drive?

We get lots of calls from people in their mid-twenties, the thirties and even older wondering if it is too late to learn to drive. They need a driving licence ASAP. Most of them tried learning to drive when the were 17 or 18 years old but it didn't work out for them....

Last updated: 25/01/2021

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