Campaign against abusive behaviour to learners

You may have seen or heard a lot of activity in the media yesterday about the campaign in relation to abusive and dangerous behaviour towards learners. A petition has been started in protest at this behaviour, and it would be much appreciated if you would consider taking part by signing it, sharing it, and getting […]

80mph motorway speed limit – the wrong message, or time for change?

  Eight years since it was last mooted, the issue of raising the motorway speed limit to 80mph has once again surfaced on the political agenda – but what do road safety professionals and other stakeholders think of the idea? Edward Seaman, assistant editor of Road Safety News, has delved into the issue and gathered […]

John’s Blog has posted a new item, ‘My oldest friend has written a book’

When I say my oldest friend has written a book. I mean the friend I’ve known the longest, not the most elderly friend I have. ““My Brother’s Bicycle: Enfield to Athens on a Tandem… by Les Stanley” recounts not just the trip mentioned in the title but various travels and travails around the world. I […]

Marking the driving test digitally

In September, we let you know about the work we’ve been doing to create an app to mark driving tests digitally. As part of the gradual roll out, from today (9 October 2019) a few examiners will be carrying out driving tests using the app, instead of the paper DL25. We’ll carry out a small […]

Peterborough test centre: temporary relocation

Car, bike module 2 and ADI part 2 and 3 tests will be relocated to a temporary site while we carry out maintenance work. The last day of testing at Peterborough test centre will be Monday 9 December 2019.  From Tuesday 10 December 2019 any tests booked will be carried out from Peterborough GVTS (goods vehicle […]

Were you there? Are you in the photos?

The first ever ADINJC & Intelligent Instructor Conference & Expo was a huge success! And there are some fab photos of all you lovely people – just click on the links below to have a look – ADINJC & Intelligent Instructor Conference & Expo Intelligent Instructor Awards We’re keen to get as much feedback as […]

New dates available for Standards Check Workshops

The dates for our next Standards Check workshops are:   11th November Oxford 18th November Glasgow 3rd February 2020 Brentwood 30th March 2020 Nottingham ​Members Price £99 Non-Members £119 The course is suitable for: • All ADIs preparing for the standards check. Those wanting to improve a grade, maintain a grade, retaking a standards check […]

Bala theory test vehicle: new meeting place

From 1 January 2020, the meeting place for the mobile theory test vehicle will be moving from the White Lion Hotel car park. New venue address Long Stay Car Park (The Green) Station Road Bala Gwynedd North Wales View a map