Useful Links

Driving Related Help

The Highway Code, Road Safety and Vehicle Rules The whole caboodle online! Essential reading for all road users from pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists, horse-riders and drivers.

Eco Driving The latest driving techniques to ensure you get the best out of your car for your pocket and the environment.

Pass Plus A DVSA Scheme recommended for newly qualified drivers, where skills are improved within a minimum of 6 hours extended training (no test), covering different driving conditions, from wet roads to motorway driving. Acknowledged by most insurance companies with up to a 30% discount on insurance cover.

Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) The official government website for all things driving related from learner drivers through to potential driving instructors.

Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) The official government website for all things licence related including medical information.

WhatCar? Featuring buyer’s guide, motoring news, advice and new and used classified ads.

Parkers Car guides, motoring news, advice and classified ads.

 

Learner Driver Leaflets

Downloadable guidance produced by various official bodies. These free leaflets are aimed at helping learner drivers get on the road safely. 

Learning to Drive? The essential guide to getting onthe road safely (DVSA)

Know Your Traffic Signs (Official Edition from DfT)

Road Safety Help

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) A registered charity working to change both legislation and attitudes surrounding accidents. Their vision: Life, free from serious accidental injury.

Think! provides road safety information for road users. Their aim is to encourage safer behaviour to reduce the number of people killed and injured on our roads every year.

For My Girlfriend Helping young drivers stay safe on the UK’s roads with sections for young drivers, road safety professionals, teachers and youth workers.

IAM RoadSmart Making better drivers and riders through advanced courses, business programmes and introductory sessions.