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Keen Driving Lessons in Dublin

There are a number of driving schools in south Dublin, but none more affordable and convenient than A Direct Drive. We have satisfied learners all over south county Dublin with driving courses provided by some of the most qualified and friendly instructors at really affordable charges. Getting a driving license is a wonderful feeling, the sense of independence erupts when your have...

World War Two veteran passes advanced driving test aged 98

When a radio interviewee hit out at elderly drivers, one World War Two veteran was determined to prove them wrong. Norman Lawrence ignored others’ doubts and began practising for his advanceddriving test on the streets of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, the Daily Record reports. Now, at the grand age of 98, he has passed the difficult exam. And in celebration of his amazing feat,...

Motorist(85) who hit pedestrian must resit driving test

An 85-year-old woman who drove into a pedestrian on a pedestrian crossing has been disqualified from driving until she passes the driving test. Share this image Mary Leonard, of Abohill Road, Belcoo, was also fined £200 when she appeared at Fermanagh Court and admitted driving carelessly. A charged that she contravened a traffic light was withdrawn. A prosecutor told the court that...

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driving test pass rate has improved, figures show

Statistics provided to the Irish Examiner by the Road Safety Authority show that the mandatory training programme — which incorporates 12 lessons before sitting the test — has meant that the no-show rate has plummeted. Fewer than 2% of driving test candidates who have undergone the EDT since it was introduced in Apr 2011 failed to turn up for the test, compared...