16Dec 2016

Now that winter is truly upon us, drivers need to make sure that their vehicle will be able to operate effectively regardless of what the weather is like. Coping with winter mornings and travelling long distances in poor and dark driving conditions is bad enough. But if you have not made adequate preparations then there […]

16Nov 2016

We all know that making a telephone call or sending a text when holding a mobile phone can be distracting and dangerous, but what about listening to music? Could it be that listening to music might be distracting too? So, the short answer to that question is “It depends”. That is because, drivers can experience […]

17Oct 2016
Lanes School of Driving, Bromley

There are many reasons why learner drivers fail their driving test in this country. Often the reason for failing is simply down to the nervousness of the learner. After all, a driving examination can be fairly stressful. Government records show that many people fail due to the same handful of avoidable mistakes and we outline […]

08Aug 2016
Lanes School of Driving

In July the government arranged a consultation to discuss prospective changes to the driving test. This article will outline the changes that are proposed, and the reasons the government have decided they may be necessary. The current proposals are to: increase the ‘independent driving’ section of the test from ten to twenty minutes ask driving […]