Banana Power

Shortly before your test, eat a banana. It’s well-known among driving instructors as the driving test superfood, for the following reasons – bananas are full of B vitamins, which help calm the nerves. They contain tryptophan, a type of protein that the body converts into seratonin, the ‘happy hormone’ – which will keep your mood upbeat. The most effective ways to combat driving test nerves 1. Tell yourself you’re ready You wouldn’t be taking your driving test if you weren’t good enough to pass it. A good driving instructor won’t put you forward for your test until you’re at test…

20 hour manual driving course

Congratulations to Jack Smalley of Out Rawcliffe on passing his driving test on his first attempt on 29th April.   Jack, who completed a 20 hour manual driving course, said now that he has passed he will be looking to buy a car.   Well done from your driving instructor Simon Anson and all the team at BDS Driving School   If you are interested in a 1 week manual intensive course visit our website www.blackpooldrivingschool.co.uk or drop us a text message on 07736 695980 If you are looking for…

Test after Lockdown

Congratulations to Tommy Smith of Blackpool on passing his driving test on 27th April.   Tommy had to put his lessons on hold due to the lockdown but we managed to get him a test as soon as possible after lockdown – so he just had a few refresher hours and went onto pass.   Well done from your Driving Instructor Mandy Kerr and all the team at BDS Driving School.   If you are interested in an intensive driving course contact us on 01253 899909 or visit our website…

Driving Test in his own car.

Congratulations to Caleb Tranter on passing his driving test first time on 24th April. Caleb took his theory test on Tuesday and found a test cancellation for an 810am test on the Saturday morning. Whilst his instructor, Mandy took him for lessons prior to lockdown and also the week leading up to the test – she wasn’t available on the Saturday so she provided advice for what he needed to do to enable him to do the driving test in his own car. Well done from Mandy and all the…

First Attempt

Congratulations to Charles Craven-Lockett on passing his driving test on 23rd April on his first attempt. Charles was fortunate to keep test date with the lockdown. Is on an apprenticeship and needed to pass to get to work. Both his cousins passed with Paul of BDS. Charles already has a car and had been practicing with his mum. Well done from your driving instructor Paul Tilling and all the team at BDS Driving School. Charles has joined the BDS Wall of Fame at www.blackpooldrivingschool.co.uk Tel 01253 899909  If you are looking for…

Perfect Drive – Zero Driving Faults

Congratulations to Emma Egan on passing her extended driving test with a perfect drive – zero driving faults. Emma already has a car and said that passing her test will really help with childcare. Well done from your driving instructor Simon Anson and all the team at BDS Driving School. If you are interested in an intensive driving course contact BDS on 01253 899909 or visit our website www.blackpooldrivingschool.co.ukl  If you are looking for a driving school with an excellent pass rate phone us on 01253 320080 or visit our website…

Coronavirus

Dear Customer, At BDS Driving School we feel it relevant to keep our staff, customers and families updated on our response and proposed actions to the coronavirus threat. Although the Department for Health has described the virus as a “serious and imminent threat” and raised the public risk level from “low” to “moderate, the risk to individuals remains. We are committed as a company to reviewing and updating our policies and practices regularly and will do this in line with government guidance to ensure we take the recommended measures to…

Short weekend driving course

Congratulations to Bayley Sutton of Thornton on passing her driving test on 3rd February on her first attempt. Bayley did a lot of private practice with her partner and finished off her training with a short weekend driving course. Bayley already has a car and is looking forward to being able to take her daughter out. Well done from your driving instructor Liz McKenzie and all the team at BDS Driving School.  If you are looking for a driving school with an excellent pass rate phone us on 01253 320080…

6 day Intensive Driving Course

Congratulations to Alan Forsyth of Blackpool on passing his driving test on his first attempt on 31st January. Alan booked a Theory Test alongside a 6 day Intensive Driving Course and is really pleased with his first time pass. Alan said now that he has passed his test he will be getting a works vehicle as he travels away for work Well done from your driving instructor Simon Anson and all the team at BDS Driving School  If you are looking for a driving school with an excellent pass rate…