Driving Lessons Dalry – Test pass Wilma Reeves

Driving Lessons Dalry Very well done today to Wilma Reeves of Dalry passing her driving test. A confident drive has realised your dream of being a full licence holder. Enjoy your new car for yourself and family when you get it!! All the best from your instructor Kevin and all at Driving Ayrshire. Wilma leave […]

driving lessons ardrossan - Gary Kilpatrick

Driving lessons ardrossan – Gary Kilpatrick

Driving lessons Ardrossan – Pass success for Gary Kilpatrick Congratulations to Gary Kilpatrick of Ardrossan on passing his driving test with just one driving fault. The examiner said it was a great all round drive that was almost faultless, i’m sure a clean sheet would have been nice but you should be proud of your efforts on […]

Driving Ayrshire’s Christmas Raffle

For our christmas cracker this year at Driving Ayrshire we are going around local colleges and businesses with a fun raffle offering 10 hours of lessons given to the lucky winner! Simply submit a message titled ‘Christmas Raffle’ to buy a free ticket and you’ll receive a number (only one per message) then the lucky […]

First time theory pass today

Well done to Cameron on passing his theory test first time today. Good luck with the practical driving now.   Driving Ayrshire provide free theory help to all it’s students here is a direct link to access the free Smart Driving which cover the full bank of questions and hazard perception clips you will face […]

Smoking Ban In Vehicles

From 1 October 2015 it will be illegal to smoke in a car (or other vehicles) with anyone under 18 present. The law is changing to protect children and young people from the dangers of second hand smoke. Both the driver and the smoker could be fined £50. The law applies to every driver in […]

Road Signs In Summer

Well summer is still with us and greenery is out and blooming, Everybody is having fun it seems except those in cars  because plants, trees and bushes, all are growing like crazy. You see, this causes a problem with road signs. The local authorities are not able to keep on top of the growth and some signs have not been washed […]

New Driving Test Trials

I have been asked from students what the new driving test could be like and the differences there will be if its to be introduced after the trials. So here is an overview of the differences in the table below: At the current moment there is no plans to trial the new driving test at […]

Fronting On Insurance Cover For New Drivers

Car insurance can be a costly business after doing all your lessons to pass your test, but the reason for that is young drivers are statistically a bad risk when starting out driving. However, your parents – as an older, more experienced driver – are statistically a much lower risk, which is why their insurance costs are […]

Checking Driving Licences From The Photocard

From 8th June 2015 the paper counterpart of the driving licence will be scrapped and all driver details held electronically with the DVLA with the driver retaining just the photocard part. It was easy to check the paper counterpart for any endorsements or temporary bans but now this has to be done online or over […]

New CGI Hazard Perception

The DVSA has confirmed that computer generated clips will be introduced to the Hazard Perception Test today, Monday, 12th January 2015. Many apps and DVDs, including the current DVSA’s app don’t give a true reflection of the hazard test but the software developers at SmartDriving have managed to create a realistic environment to hazard perception, […]