Top 10 Reasons For Failing The Driving Test (2019)

The body which regulates all driving instructors in the UK (including ourselves) – the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) – has released the latest set of figures (July 2019) giving the top ten reasons people fail their practical driving test. (Source)

The figures cover the 12-month period between 4th December 2017 and 3rd December 2018, the latest period for which statistics are available.… Read more

Driving Instructor Colney Heath – “They’ll Teach You Exactly How To Pass Your Test” Says Christian

Driving Instructor Colney Heath

Christian Bozzia from Colney Heath had a great day on Monday – he passed his driving test at Borehamwood DTC with just 3 driver faults.

“It feels amazing to have passed!” said Chris after his test pass. “With my new freedom and independence from having my licence, I will drive by myself with zero problems.”

“This was Chris’s second attempt at passing his driving test,” said Alec, his driving instructor from Driving Memories.… Read more

Driving Instructor Kings Langley – “Patient & Understanding. You’ll Pass First Time!” Says Heidi

Driving Instructor Kings Langley Hertfordshire

A great result for Heidi from Kings Langley, who passed her driving test at the first attempt on Thursday 20th June at Watford DTC.

“It feels fantastic!” said Heidi after passing her driving test. “I’m very relieved. Now I can drive independently, anywhere I want to go!”

Heidi took a 24-hour intensive course of driving lessons with Driving Memories.… Read more

Driving Instructor Hatfield – “Stupendous!” Says Akar

Driving Instructor Hatfield

It might be 1st April, but Akar Faraj from Hatfield is no April Fool – he just passed his first driving test at Borehamwood DTC with only 4 minor driving faults. Great work Akar!

“It feels stupendous!” said Akar today, after passing his driving test.

The Hatfield resident approached Driving Memories after booking a practical driving test at Borehamwood DTC and needed some extra driving lessons to brush up on his driving skills.… Read more

Driving Instructor St. Albans – “Amazing! Enjoyable Experience!” says Jessica

Driving Instructor St Albans Herts - Jessica Culnane

After two unsuccessful attempts at passing her driving test with a different driving instructor, you wouldn’t blame Jessica Culnane from St. Albans, if she was frustrated and ready to give up. 

Once the Hertfordshire resident switched to her new instructor, Alec with Driving Memories, she not only mastered the art and skill of being a safe and competent driver, she also enjoyed the experience of learning to drive – which is what Driving Memories aims to deliver for every pupil.… Read more

Driving Lessons Borehamwood – “Simply Fantastic Driving Instructor, Lots of Fun!” Says Dr Sharma

Driving Lessons Borehamwood

Dr. Sonal Sharma achieved one more qualification today – by passing her driving test on the second attempt at Borehamwood DTC with only 8 driver faults.

“It feels amazing,” said Dr. Sharma after passing her driving test. “It’s fabulous!”

Dr. Sharma already had a full drivers licence from India, however she needed a UK driving licence to help further her career here.… Read more

Driving Instructor Harpenden – “Happy, Relieved & Grateful” Says Ceyhun

Driving Instructor Harpenden

It was second time lucky today for Ceyhun Egilmez from Harpenden when he passed his driving test at Watford DTC with 9 driver faults.

“I’m very happy and relieved,” said Ceyhun after passing his driving test.

Now that he’s passed, Ceyhun says he’s going to “buy a car and enjoy having a licence.”

“My biggest challenge with learning to drive was my coordination,” said Ceyhun.… Read more

Driving Instructor in Friern Barnet – “Brilliant! Moved me from mental block to first time driving test pass!” says Andrew

Andrew Layton from Friern Barnet started his 2019 New Year off by accomplishing a major milestone – passing his driving test on the first attempt, with only 8 driver faults – on 3rd of January 2019 at Borehamwood Driving Test Centre. Well done Andrew!

With the newly acquired freedom and independence that comes with having a driver’s license, the Friern Barnet resident’s life has not only become much easier and convenient, but more exciting too. … Read more

Driving Lessons St. Albans – “Much Easier To Understand Than Last Driving Instructor” Says Emily

Driving Lessons St Albans

Emily Morrow from St. Albans has every right to be very happy because she has just passed her driving test at the Borehamwood DTC.

“I’m relieved,” said Emily outside Borehamwood Driving Test Centre. “Now I will be able to travel to work much quicker and be able to be much more independent.”

Emily passed her driving test with Alec and Driving Memories on her second attempt.… Read more