According to research from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), Brits spent almost £19 million in 2017, replacing lost or stolen licences. Over 930,000 applications for replacement licences were submitted between January 2017 and January 2018 with the cost of each replacement coming in at £20. If you do lose your licence (full or […]
A little known fact Have you ever driven into a petrol station and suddenly realised you don’t know or can’t remember which side the fuel cap is on? Well I’m sure we have all done it at some stage but the good news is that it need never happen to you again. The next time […]
Great start to 2019 with lots of test passes and great customer reviews – so Congratulations to all our students who passed in January. That means we have spaces available for new students – so if you are in Eastbourne or Hailsham and ready to start learning to drive – give us a call on […]
The festive season is upon us once more so we would like to wish all our customers past, present and future a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Begin Driving has reached new highs in 2018, we have achieved over 120 test passes, and received over 90 reviews. If your looking for a […]
Check you meet the minimum eyesight requirements with DVLA’s number plate test Good eyesight is a must when it comes to safe driving. As drivers, we’ve got to be able to read a number plate from a distance of 20 metres. That’s the minimum eyesight standard. 20 metres is about five car lengths or eight […]
We’ve had lots of test passes recently so Congratulations to all our students who passed in September. That means we have spaces available for new students – so if you are in Eastbourne or Hailsham and ready to start learning to drive – give us a call on 01323 647078 and we will get you […]
It’s now been 6 months since the introduction of the new driving test and figures show that there has been a small reduction in the pass rate of 1.4% from 46.8% last year to 45.4%. This however is expected to increase once candidates and instructors become more familiar with the new test and how it’s […]
As of Tuesday 31 July 2018 Bill Haines has decided to leave Begin Driving and move on to pastures new, we wish him well for the future. If you have any concerns or questions please feel free to contact Begin Driving on 01323 647078.