As of the 1st October 2015 the cost of the theory test for cars and motorcycles will reduce from £25 to £23. Theory test fees for other vehicles will also reduce from 1st October 2015. You can book a theory test at the new lower rate for tests to be taken from 1st October 2015 […]
On the 27th July 2015 Jon Yeats joined Begin Driving as we continue our expansion programme. Jon has been a driving instructor for 4 years qualifying in 2011. We wish him all the best for the future as he settles in as part of the Begin Driving team.
The 1st of June marks the 80th anniversary of the introduction of the driving test and since then millions of us have passed the test. The year the test was introduced the average cost of a small car was £149 and the cost of a test was the equivalent of 40 pence. The introduction of […]
From 8th June 2015 the paper counterpart to the photo card driving licence will not be valid and will no longer be issued by DVLA. The counterpart was introduced to display driving licence details that could not be included on the photo card. These details include some vehicle categories you are entitled to drive and […]
If your New Years resolution is to give up smoking – now is the perfect time as the government decides to bring in new laws regarding smoking in cars. Smoking in cars with children will be banned in England, under new laws put forward by the government. The ban which if passed by parliament will […]
As part of the Begin Driving expansion programe we are delighted to welcome Bill Haines to the team. Bill has been a driving instructor for 14 years and has worked in Eastbourne and the surrounding area for most of that time gaining a wealth of experience within the learner driver industry. We wish Bill all […]
A national road safety group has awarded recognition for the role hazard perception plays in reducing accidents and its potential to reduce the number of people killed or seriously injured on Britain’s roads. The Prince Michael International Road Safety Award has been welcomed by DVSA Chief Executive Alastair Peoples, who said: “I am extremely pleased […]