Book Theory Test Today has learnt of a new driving licence scam sweeping across social media. Fake DVLA documents, including photocard licences, theory test and practical driving test certificates are being sold for up to £600, with scammers saying that buyers won’t need to sit a driving test to get behind the wheel. The fraudsters […]
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Illegal immigrant drivers to be jailed if caught driving
It would appear that the crackdown on illegal immigrants has spread into the realm of driving. Illegal immigrant drivers now face prison as Britain looks to create a â€˜hostileâ€™ environment for foreigners in the country illegally.
A worrying statistic about driving licences
Did you know? 7,000+ motorists on Britainâ€™s roads have retained their driving licence on compassionate grounds despite having 12 points or more on their licenceâ€¦
Do stop signs really mean stop?
In a word, yes! A stop sign really does mean stop. Hereâ€™s a quick guide to the rules concerning stop signs…
Learner driver tragedy: Suspended learner kills daughter & injures son
Book Theory Test Today cannot emphasise enough how much the â€˜it will never happen to meâ€™ attitude makes a motorist reckless. This is the story of one learner driver tragedy…
Looking for a Driving Instructor? Donâ€™t hire this dude
Professional, patient, polite â€“ all good characteristics you should look for in a driving instructor. What you donâ€™t want is one who sleeps on the job!
First middle lane hogger convicted and landed with huge fine
Itâ€™s been a couple of years since police were given powers to hand out fines to the infamous â€˜middle lane hoggerâ€™, but two years on a driver has finally been convicted of the offence for the first time ever. Can you guess what the motorist was driving?
Driver Busted Scoffing Breakfast Behind the Wheel
Over the last few weeks weâ€™ve seen some outrageous incidents taking place on roads in the UK and worldwide. This week is no different, as an eagle-eyed cyclist spots a female driver eating her bowl of cereal behind the wheel. What the heck?
Did anyone else notice the DVSA website crash on day that paper licence was scrapped?
It was inevitable really, on the day that the paper counterpart of the licence is scrapped, the online system developed to replace it crashes. Book Theory Test Today looks at what happened.
Female Driving Ban Issued by Jewish Sect
Jewish leaders sparked fury recently after issuing a female driving ban because mothers who drive are breaking the â€˜laws of modesty.â€™ Book Theory Test Today shares its thoughts on the issue…
The Highway Code | An Introduction for Learner Drivers
Driving isnâ€™t all about driving, there are so many other factors to consider when it comes to motoring. Britainâ€™s road rules are set out in the Highway Code and this is Book Theory Test Todayâ€™s crash course to this important guide.
End of paper driving licence will cause problems hiring cars abroad
On June 8 the paper driving licence will be no more, but motorists are being warned that this will cause problems when hiring a vehicle abroad. Whatâ€™s the problem? Book theory Test Today investigates.
DVSA Practical Driving Test: The Driving Test Report Explained â€“ Part Three
Upon completing your DVSA practical driving test you will be issued with a test report. In the final part of this three part series, Book Theory Test Today breaks down further sections of the practical driving test report so you know the criteria you will be assessed on.
DVLA challenged by Dad over right to wear â€˜Religiousâ€™ Headgear
Our blog research uncovers some bizarre stories related to motoring. This week, Book Theory Test Today came across a story thatâ€™s out of this world, involving a Dad and his battle with the DVLA over his driving licence picture. Find out what all the fuss is about, here…
Survey Results | 9 Road Traffic Laws British Motorists Actually Want
Occasionally British motorists can see the funny side of driving laws in Britain and in a show of good humour, a recent survey reveals nine road traffic laws that drivers actually want to see implemented in the country. Book Theory Test Today indulges you…
The End of Paper Driving Licences â€“ What Do You Need to Know?
From June 2015, paper driving licences will be no more. Learner drivers passing a theory test and practical driving test after this date will no longer be presented with paper licence counterparts. Book Theory Test Today tells you what you need to know…
Driving Test Changes: Will they Actually Stop More Young People Dying on Britainâ€™s Roads?
Book Theory Test Todayâ€™s research this week led us to a very interesting piece in the Yorkshire Post regarding driving test changes. Significantly, the article questions whether changing the driving test will help to save the lives of young people, to which Book Theory Test Today had to write a response.
Driving While Smoking Banned in Vehicles with Children
From October 2015, driving while smoking in vehicles with children as passengers will be banned. Book Theory Test Today looks at the implications of this new law.
Drivers on Mobiles should be Disgraced
Thereâ€™s been an absolute furore about drivers on mobiles in the press recently. One particular news item that caught the attention of Book Theory Test Today was published by the BBC featuring Police Chief, Suzette Davenport, who claims that politicians ignore the rules when it comes to drivers on mobiles because it would cost votes. […]