Basingstoke Driving School
THEORY TEST 1
MOCK THEORY TEST 2
A THEORY TEST
A THEORY TEST
A PRACTICAL TEST
A PRACTICAL TEST
A PRACTICAL TEST
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You can also pay for lessons in cash, cheque payable to
Basingstoke Driving School, paypal sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or Barclays Ping It sent to 07863 204687 or using a
credit/debit card in the car.
New Audi A1 from
Basingstoke Audi, Crockord Lane, Basingstoke, RG24 8NA.
Tel: 01256 307500
Click here for details.
Hampshire Pass Plus
If you live in Hampshire,
aged 17-24 and have passed your test in the last 12 months you can
claim a £75 discount on a Pass Plus course.
Other lessons include:
Medical Apprasial Test Training.
Under 17 driving.
Sat Nav training.
Changing a wheel.
International licence holders.
MOT Pre-Checks training.
Driving Test Routes
please feel free to contact
me if you need any help with
learning to drive
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or text 07863 204 687 or
Driving lesson availability: OK,
Intensive course availability: Limited
Teaching in a manual gearbox
Audi A1 1.6 TDI
(short term top up) insurance links:
Veygo - Admiral Insurance
(please select How did you hear about
us? - Driving Instructor - Find you instructor
Tony Cotterell, BasingstokeDriving School)
here for Sat Nav Driving Test Routes for all UK Practical Test
What do you
get for your lessons?
Guaranteed - no price
increases, the rate you start at will not increase.
Guarantee - No
change of instructor part of the way through your training.
Guarantee - If I am 10
mins late (without notice) you will get 20 mins free.
- No Smoking
Guarantee - No one
will have smoked in the car - Its a public place!
lesson time Guarantee
- You will always get the full lesson time that you pay for.
- Money back
Guarantee - If you
are not happy with any lesson.
Comfortable Audi A1
TDI fitted with
He-Man Dual Controls.
managed personal service
for everything you need from starting your first lesson, helping you
with the Theory and Hazard Perception Test and on to passing your
- High first
time pass rate.
instructor with more than 15 years experience of teaching pupils from 16 to 86 years of
age and 30 years
experience of Basingstoke.
- Approved Hampshire County Council Pass
- Member of
Instructors Association (DIA) & Enhanced
- Database of
local test routes.
- Discount for lessons paid in advance and a money back guarantee.
Scammed driving tests.
You should not use a search engine
like Google, Yahoo, to search for booking your driving test. This
is because there are too many scams on the internet pretending to
book test for you. Instead, use the links on this page (top left
box) or go direct via: https://www.gov.uk
The DVSA charges are:
Theory = £23.00, Practical test (weekday) = £62, Practical test
(Saturday) = £75.00.
Tip of the week: - Is your car fit for test?
- It must be insured in the pupils name.
- L Plates must be
clearly positioned at front and rear (and not in the windows).
- An interior mirror
must be provided for the exaiminer.
- It must be parked
reversed in to the bay before the test.
- There must be no
defects with the car, i.e. no warning lights, wipers, horn etc.
- Tyres must be legal
and inflated correctly (no space saver wheel fitted.
- Have no warning
- Be smoke-free (You
can't smoke in it just before your driving test).
- Nothing must be
hanging off the car!
- It must be able to
acheive 62mph have 4 wheels and a max mass of 3,500Kg.
- The car should be
clean and tidy inside the car.
- The number plate
must be legal and sufficiently clean.
- All the lights must
work and the lens not broken.
- The windscreen must
be clear and not cracked.
- The vehicle must be
large enough to comfortably seat a passenger in the rear.
- Proof that any
vehicles recalls have been completed - check www.vosa.gov.uk.
- Check the minimum
test vehicle requirements - click here.
- Mini convertible,
Ford Ka convertible, VW Beetle convertible, Toyota IQ. Panel Vans are
News in brief:
- One in five NEW cars (352,000) fail their first MOT test
your own light and indicator bulbs, tyres for 1.6mm tread depth and
damage and windscreen are not chipped/cracked in the drivers view and
the wipers work correctly, as these are the most common reasons for
- Tails of rage
is the top reason for road rage among UK drivers (49%), next comes
mobile phone use (45%) and then not using indicators (38%).
- Asleep at the wheel!
of drivers have fallen asleep whilst driving and 37% say they have been
so tired they have been scared they would fall sleep. Drowsy drivers
contributed to 53 fatal and 351 serious crashes in 2017.
- The nearest theory test centres are:
Havell House, 62-66 Queens Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1
Portland House, 55-57 High Street, Andover, SP10 1LP
1 London House, Pickford Street, Aldershot,
Hampshire, GU11 1TY
189-199 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0EN
Southampton: 2nd Floor, South
Suite Anglo City House, 2-6 Shirley Road, Southampton, SO15 3EU
Link to book test: https://www.gov.uk/book-theory-test
- Theory Test centre phone: 0300 200 1122 Mon-Fri 8am to 4pm
Practical Test Centre:
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DSA Driving Test Centre,
Tel: 01256 462772
Practical test times:
08:10, 09:07, 10:14,
11:11, 12:38, 13:35, 14:32
Saturdays subject to