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Driving After Brexit: EU Citizens Living in the UK

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Since the UK voted to leave the EU in 2016, the exact consequences of Brexit have remained unclear. While we here at PassMeFast can’t predict every outcome, we can help clear things up when it comes to driving. That’s why, in our Driving After Brexit series, we’re examining what the political changes will mean for everyday motorists. In this article, we’ll cover the potential impact on EU citizens living in the UK. What happens to drivers with a licence from another EU...

PassMeFast Now In Leicestershire and Staffordshire!

It’s time for more happy news from the team here at PassMeFast HQ. Yep, it can only mean one thing: our courses are coming to new counties! This month, we’re welcoming learners from Leicestershire and Staffordshire for the first time. Since we’re new to the area, we’ll take a moment to introduce our range of intensive driving courses. Read on to find out why thousands of learners across the UK have already chosen PassMeFast—and to see how we can help you to...

October 2019 News Roundup

Hello again, readers! As spooky season draws to a close, there’s only one thing on our mind here at PassMeFast HQ. No, not Halloween—the news roundup, of course! Yes, it’s the time of the month when we bring you the stories that may have passed you by. We’ll start off by picking up the smart motorways story we featured last month, as further developments emerge. Next, we move onto new data from the DVSA showing a rise in those caught...

Snake Pass: Iconic Roads of Britain

As the old adage goes, it’s not the destination that matters, but the journey. It’s for this reason that so many of Britain’s roads have attained iconic status in and of themselves. One of the most notable such routes is the Snake Pass. Traversing the Pennines between the northern cities of Manchester and Sheffield, the Snake Pass inspires admiration and trepidation in equal measures. In this guide, we’ll travel this famous road from end to end, enjoying breathtaking scenery and learning...

Save 10% With the Code BLOG10

At PassMeFast, we love helping you (and your money!) to go further. That’s why we’re thrilled to offer 10% off all courses! All you need to do to save is to book in using the code BLOG10. But hurry—you’ve only got until Sunday, October 20th! For more details, including terms, read on....

PassMeFast Courses Come to Berkshire and Hertfordshire!

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One of our favourite moments on this blog is getting to announce new counties. After all, it’s always exciting to spread the joy of PassMeFast courses to millions more people! This month, it’s a double dose of driving delight, as we welcome both Berkshire and Hertfordshire into the fold. If you’re in the local area, we’ll set out how to book a course with us. We’ll also detail where you can find us in both counties, as well as showing off...

September 2019 News Roundup

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The nights are drawing in, the leaves are beginning to turn golden, and it’s just that bit nippier. It can only mean two things: a) autumn is here, and b) it’s time for another PassMeFast news roundup! Yes, as we reach the end of September, it’s time to take a look back at the top stories you may have missed in recent weeks. Firstly, we’ll take a look at new data revealing just how many new drivers lose their licence...

How Many People Pass with Zero Minors?

In the run-up to the practical test, many learners worry about things going wrong. After all, fewer than half get their licence the first time around! Some people, however, are lucky enough to experience the opposite: a faultless test. It’s every learner’s dream—but how many people really pass with zero minors? Well, wonder no longer. We here at PassMeFast have gone through the stats and are ready to report just how likely it is to pass with zero minors. We’ll...

New DVSA Data Reveals Rising Pass Rates—But Fewer Tests

If there’s one thing we can’t get enough of here at PassMeFast, it’s stats. That’s why, when the DVSA dropped a new set of figures just last week, we dived straight in. As a driving school, we homed in on the data relating to driving and theory test pass rates—and found some interesting tidbits. We thought we’d share what we’ve gleaned, so you can see what driving tests really look like right now. ① More people are sitting the theory...

10 Reasons Why Intensive Courses Are More Popular than Ever

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Here at PassMeFast, we know a thing or two about intensive courses. After all, it’s what we specialise in! One thing you might not realise, though, is that intensive courses are more popular now than ever before. With numbers skyrocketing, we’re taking a moment to ponder the reasons behind the surge in interest. See why so many people are choosing to go intensive—and why you should, too! ① They’re faster… much faster Let’s start with the obvious one. As the...