January 2019 News Roundup

This January, we’ll be taking a look at some of the most important issues set to affect drivers throughout 2019. We’ll start with the potential effects of a no-deal Brexit on UK drivers in Europe, as well as examining the claim that 2019 may be the most expensive year for car ownership in history. In light of Prince Philip’s crash, we also ask whether there’s an age when drivers are too old to take to the road. Finally, we’ll take...

Our Top 5 Pass Photos in January

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Howdy driving fans! How’s 2019 treating ya? Ours kicked off with a bang, thanks to the countless people who put learning to drive right at the top of their New Year’s resolutions list. These smart cookies know that nothing screams self-improvement and fresh opportunities like a brand-spanking new licence. Forget fad diets and gruelling exercise regimes—just hit the road! As you can imagine, we weren’t exactly short of fresh-faced qualified drivers to celebrate this month. Don’t worry, though—being the thoughtful...

Try PassMeFast’s Course Recommender!

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As a driving school, one of the most popular questions PassMeFast gets asked is, “How many hours do I need to get test-ready?” Given the wide range of courses we offer, it’s no surprise that some people get a little stumped on this issue! Up until now, we would usually suggest that people take a course assessment. That way, a trained instructor can determine your experience level. Let’s be honest, though, not everyone has the time (or funds!) to take this...

Kent Courses Available Now!

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While PassMeFast will always call the north home, we’re now well established in southern England. Having made our London debut in October 2018, we hopped over the border to Surrey just a few months later. Now, we’re proud to add a third county in the south-east, as we launch courses in Kent for the first time! As of February 2019, anyone from Dartford to Dover can book a course with us. If you’re not familiar with us yet, though, don’t worry....

Our Top 5 Customer Reviews in January

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While it might be difficult to believe, we’ve already reached the end of January. Yeesh—it’ll be the end of 2019 in no time! It seems like only yesterday that we were setting up the Christmas tree and watching the New Year’s firework displays. Whilst you were busy trying to get back into the swing of things at work and avoiding those pesky January Blues, there were a few hard workers who went the extra mile to cross off one of...

Taking the Theory Test When You Have Dyslexia

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Nobody likes exams. They require a lot of preparation, can cause us to feel anxious, and are (let’s be honest) a little bit dull. Sadly, a lot of qualifications or permits that can improve our lives require that we pass some kind of an exam first. A driving licence is one of the most useful things you can qualify for and—whaddayaknow!—in order to get your mitts on one you need to pass an exam (among other things) first. Before you...

Meet An ADI: John

Meet an ADI: John

PassMeFast is one of the UK’s top driving schools. We help students across the UK build up their driving experience and get their hands on their full licence. We wouldn’t be where we are today, however, without our fleet of experienced driving instructors. So far, in our Meet an ADI series, we’ve given you an exclusive look at driving instructors in Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Yorkshire. In this month’s edition, we’re heading to Merseyside to meet local ADI John. John has been...

West Midlands Driving Test Centres: Your Essential Guide

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The West Midlands is one of the UK’s largest counties, with a population of close to three million people. It’s little wonder, then, that there are plenty of driving test centres here to serve the county’s many budding drivers. In this Essential Guide, we’ll take a look at all thirteen of the West Midlands driving test centres, providing useful information on each of them, and helping you to find the right one for you. Test Centres Birmingham (Cocks Moors Woods) Birmingham...

Meet a Booking Agent: Charlotte

Meet a Booking Agent: Charlotte

Here at the PassMeFast Blog, we’re shaking off the festive cobwebs and diving straight into 2019. This year, we’ll be introducing you to more of the team who make our courses run smoothly. Yes, our Meet a Booking Agent series continues apace, and this month we have the pleasure of saying hello to Charlotte! Charlotte has been with the team since July 2017. Since then, she’s seen over 300 of her students pass their test! Let’s get to know her a little better....

Top Tips to Ace Your ADI Standards Check

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If you’re an avid reader of our blog (and why wouldn’t you be?!), you should be fully clued up on everything there is to know about the ADI standards check by now. Managed to miss that one? No problem—go back into the archive (or click on that tempting green link) and give it a read. We’ll wait. …Ready to level up your knowledge now? Great, because it’s time to check out our top tips for having a really successful ADI...