News from Lanes School of Driving in Bromley, Kent

14Jul 2017
Five top tips for safe summer driving

Although winter brings hazardous road conditions, did you know that it is actually the summer months that are the most dangerous to road users? We commonly apply caution during the winter months to cope with icy roads, damp conditions and fog but we often assume summer driving is much safer.

21Jun 2017

Buying a used car can be a bit of a minefield, even more so when it is your first time.  If you are looking to buy your first used car, these 10 must ask questions will help you to make the right decisions.

15Jun 2017

Research conducted by the DVSA has indicated that more than half the drivers that currently use the road make use of satellite navigation devices. Consequently, the decision has been announced to integrate sat nav skills into the driving test. From the 4th December 2017, learner drivers being examined for a licence will have to show […]

25May 2017
Lanes School of Driving, Bromley

Highway Code rule 146 seems to be one of basic common sense. But is it really? Because this rule covers a broad range of possibilities and the interpretation of adapting the way you are driving under certain road conditions can be different for everyone, this rule is open to interpretation. In fact, the way two […]

21Apr 2017
Lanes School of Driving - Bromley Kent

For many drivers it’s all too easy to be blasé about mobile phone use when in charge of a vehicle. It seems that our 24/7 attachment to our smartphones today has at least something to do with it, while drivers getting away with mobile use may also lull them into a false sense a security.

16Mar 2017

Let’s face it, no one wants to spend longer than they need to waiting for that passed test – and for many, intensive courses present an attractive opportunity to get going on the roads more quickly. But do they work and are they worth it? Here we explain the details.