Archive: Knowledge Base

Practical Test Centres in Greater London

Here is a complete list of every driving test centre in Greater London. I always advise students to become familiar with the testing facility where they will be taking their practical test. Because of this, a thorough guide has been...

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The Contraflow System

It might be difficult to understand the various road markers and signposts, especially when you come across ones that are uncommon. It’s likely that you first learned about the contraflow system while preparing for your theory test, and it...

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What’s an Urban Clearway?

What does an Urban Clearway sign mean? In built-up regions, you can typically find Urban Clearway road signage. Some times are stated at the bottom of the sign. The Urban Clearway sign is meant to inform you that, unless you are picking up or...

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Motorways

Even while motorways cause panic in people who have never driven on them or have limited experience, they are the safest roads to travel on in the United Kingdom. Motorway with a cross overhead Motorways have a top speed of 70 miles an hour...

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Dual Carriageway

A dual carriageway is defined as at least one lane of traffic (typically two or more travelling in the same direction) separated from the other carriageway travelling in the opposite direction by a central reservation and barrier. Unless separated...

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Roundabouts

If you’re new to the UK or to driving, roundabouts can be perplexing and difficult to navigate. Roundabouts are typically feared by new drivers since there is so much going on at once and quick reactions are sometimes required. Roundabouts...

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MSM (Mirror Signal Manoeuvre)

You’ve probably heard of the driving manoeuvre Mirror Signal Manoeuvre, or MSM for short because it’s commonly employed while training someone to drive. Although MSM looks to be a simple method to utilise while driving, it is used in...

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Junctions

In order to prepare for the driving test, you will need to experience a variety of traffic junctions while learning to drive. You will almost definitely have to deal with a variety of crossroads throughout your driving test. The junctions guide will...

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Find a Driving Instructor

GOV.UK can help you identify local driving schools and classes, but there are numerous variables to consider when selecting a driving instructor who will best suit your needs. Choosing a trained and graded instructor who can provide you with a...

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Using your Own Car for Your Test

You can take your driving test in your own car rather than your driving instructor’s if it meets certain rules. Your test will be cancelled and you’ll have to pay again if your car does not meet the rules. Rules about the car Your car must: be...

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