Cancellations: The 25 Toughest Test Centres

We thought it would be interesting for you to know the Test Centres where it is hardest to get a cancellation. We have analysed the data that we generate in order to rank each Test Centre based on how many … Continue reading

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Changes to the theory test

Changes to the theory test From 1 May 2018, we’ll be changing the way 78 theory test questions are worded, to make them more accessible to everyone. We’ve worked with the British Dyslexia Association and the British Deaf Association to … Continue reading

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The Highway Code: rule change for MOT tests

The Highway Code: rule change for MOT tests The Highway Code section about MOT tests has changed from 20 May 2018. This is because the rules for MOT tests have changed. The changes are to annex 3 of The Highway Code, … Continue reading

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https://www.gov.uk/government/news/mot-changes-20-may-2018

MOT rule changes from 20 May 2018 From Sunday 20 May 2018, the MOT will be changing. This includes 3 new defect categories –  dangerous, major and minor. A dangerous or major fault will result in an MOT fail. There will … Continue reading

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Learner drivers will be allowed on motorways from 2018

Learner drivers will be allowed on motorways from 2018 In August 2017, we announced that learner drivers will be allowed to take motorway driving lessons with an approved driving instructor in a car with dual controls from 2018. The exact date … Continue reading

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New Driving Test is Here

The driving test will change from Monday 4 December 2017 to include following directions from a sat nav and testing different manoeuvres. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has confirmed that the driving test in England, Scotland and Wales will … Continue reading

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New Safety Questions Released

1. About the questions The examiner will ask you one: ‘tell me’ question (where you explain how you’d carry out a safety task) at the start of your test, before you start driving ‘show me’ question (where you show how you’d … Continue reading

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DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

With less than 3 months to go to until the driving test changes, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has today (13 September 2017) published new videos about the updated ‘show me, tell me’ driving test questions. You can: … Continue reading

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Learner Driving Test Changes From December 2017

DVSA announces “Driving test changes to come into force this year” A new version of the practical car test will be introduced by December 2017. Changes to the driving test will help save lives and improve road safety, Transport Minister … Continue reading

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Essex Police targeting drivers as new mobile phone laws start

Drivers using mobile phones behind the wheel are being targeted as stiffer penalties come into force. From today, Wednesday March 1, people caught using their mobile phones while driving will now face more serious penalties – a £200 fine and … Continue reading

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Instructor Training Open Day Date Released

Welcome to Streetlife Driving Instructor Training Open Day. Streetlife was started 14 years ago and has been providing pupils with the best support , knowledge & guidance since day one. We’ve grown over the years and are very proud of … Continue reading

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Instructor Info Training Day Coming Soon

OPEN DAY Very excited to announce we will be holding a Open day for anyone interested in becoming a driving instructor. You can take this opportunity to come along and find out all you need to know with no obligation … Continue reading

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Excellent Start to 2017

2017 has been mega busy already for our Instructors and pupils with a MASSIVE 82 pupils passing their driving tests

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Driving Instructor Training Open Day

OPEN DAY Very excited to announce we will be holding a Open day for anyone interested in becoming a driving instructor. You can take this opportunity to come along and find out all you need to know with no obligation … Continue reading

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plans-to-let-learner-drivers-have-motorway-driving-lessons-revealed

Learner drivers will be allowed to have driving lessons on motorways with a driving instructor in a car fitted with dual controls. Learner drivers will be able to take driving lessons on motorways before passing their driving test under new … Continue reading

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Killer drivers to face life sentences

Dangerous drivers who kill are set to face life sentences, under plans put forward by ministers. Dangerous drivers who cause death by reckless driving, speeding, street racing or distracted by using a mobile phone could now be treated in a … Continue reading

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Christmas Vouchers are all ready

Are you struggling to think about what to get your 16 yr old for Christmas ? why not plan ahead for there 17th Birthday ? We have budgets to suit everyone with most areas in Essex being Covered. Get in … Continue reading

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Reducing waiting times: new test centre in Chelmsford

Candidates in Chelmsford will soon have a greater choice of location to take their driving test. From Wednesday 18 January 2017, driving tests will be available from an additional driving test centre in the area, located on Hoffmanns Way. Using … Continue reading

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Learner drivers may face a long wait for their licence as driving test changes set to spark delays

Learner drivers could face waiting times for a driving test of more than 20 weeks, driving instructors will warn Transport Secretary Chris Grayling. And instructors want changes to the driving test proposed for next year to be postponed until waiting … Continue reading

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NEW THEORY TEST CENTRE TO OPEN IN COLCHESTER ESSEX

Excellent News For Colchester Pupils The new theory test centre in Colchester will be open for testing from 29 September. Bookings for the new centre will be open from Friday 12 August. Venue details DVSA Theory Test Centre Wellington House, … Continue reading

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Driving test to undergo major changes under new proposals

The government has announced new proposals to the practical driving test in an attempt to make it better reflect of real-life driving and ensure that newly qualified drivers are better prepared. The proposals – announced by the Driver and Vehicle … Continue reading

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DVLA reveal digital licence prototype

Having a driving license take a permanent home in your wallet could be a thing of the past soon, as it has been revealed that the DVLA are working on a digital licence for smartphones. Oliver Morley, the chief executive … Continue reading

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Practical Driving Test Trial update from the DVSA

Monday, April 11, 2016 The DVSA has informed the DIA of the interim findings of the ‘Transforming the Practical Driving Test’ trial. The findings, from the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL), are based on responses from 1,039 drivers from the ‘learning … Continue reading

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NEW Proposals for the driving test

New proposals to improve the driving test, including incentives to be better prepared, form part of a consultation launched by government today. • biggest shake up of the driving test in a generation • proposals for a ‘cashback’ incentive for … Continue reading

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DVSA faces examiner strike action

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) faces possible strike action from its examiners. The agency will find out this week whether DVSA examiners have voted for strike action in a dispute over new contracts. The official count will be … Continue reading

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Official Dvsa Driving Test Explained

Take a look at the Official Driving Test Explained

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The official Dvsa Hazrad Perception video explained

The Hazard perception explained in our video

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Theory test explained Official Dvsa Video

Take a look at the theory test video

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STREETLIFE DRIVING INSTRUCORS TAKE PART IN 10K FOR CROHNS DISEASE

Congratulations to everyone, but especially the 11 StreetLife Driving Instructors and ‘Fred the Dog’ who on Sunday 20th September took part in a 10K run at London’s Hyde Park to raise more awareness and money for Crohn’s Disease. £44,000 was … Continue reading

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DVSA says sorry for test waiting times

Excellent News For Colchester Pupils The new theory test centre in Colchester will be open for testing from 29 September. Bookings for the new centre will be open from Friday 12 August. Venue details DVSA Theory Test Centre Wellington House, … Continue reading

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OUR INSTRUCTOR RYAN GIBSON WHO ALSO WORKS FOR ESSEX FIRE & RESCUE

Heroic control operator Ryan saves man from burning car A 34-year-old fire service control operator, Ryan Gibson, sprang into action when he pulled a man from a burning car, seconds before it was engulfed in flames. Ryan had just left … Continue reading

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THIS SUMMER IS GOING TO BE VERY BUSY

Are you ready for this!!

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Practical Driving Test Trial update from the DVSA

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FILMING WITH THE ONE SHOW THIS WEEK AND VICKI BUTLER-HENDERSON

Spending the day with vicki butler-Henderson filming for a surprise show

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PASSES AND MORE PASSES

We’ve had 30 passes just in APRIL ….. that’s 194 PASSED and on road for 2015

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WE WON

Wow What can we say thankyou to everyone that voted for us we have won BEST LOCAL DRIVING SCHOOL out of all the country what an achievement and so proud of our team

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getting off to a great start

What an amazing week and month its been, We have had 32 passes in 17 days whos next ?

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THANK YOU JASMINE TAYLOR

Thank you Graeme Frost for being such a fantastic driving instructor! I started learning again after a three year gap and Graeme took off where I left, and assessed my driving ability very well. Each week we successfully worked on … Continue reading

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GOLDEN L AWARDS

Golden L Awards 2015 Thankyou to everyone that voted. We have made the top 3 in both our categories so now we will attend the awards ceremony on March 8th to see if we have Won. Top 3 as voted … Continue reading

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Streetlife have been short listed for 2 Categories at the Golden L Awards

WE NEED YOUR VOTE We have been shortlisted in 2 Categories for the Golden L Awards. Please show your support as voting closes on Feb 14th. Click on the link Thankyou https://www.driving-instructor.tv/library/adi/golden-l-2015/golden-l-awards-2015 My vote for ‘The Golden L Award for … Continue reading

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