RED Driving School Blog

RED Helps Out With Thanet Lions Club Sight Awareness Day

Last Saturday, Thanet Lions Club held a Sight Awareness Day to remind us all to have regular eye checks. These checks are important for maintaining eye health can also detect more serious health issues. The Thanet Lions Club is a member of Lions Clubs International, the largest voluntary service organisation in the world RED helped […]

Soccer AM presenter Tubes passes his driving test with RED Driving School

Soccer AM presenter, Tubes, 34, has just passed his driving test, with RED Driving School. Tubes, who is known for his hilarious rapping as part of the football-based comedy talk show, has been learning to drive with RED Driving School and passed his driving test yesterday. Failing his test first time round did not discourage Tubes from […]

RED IS LEARNING TO DRIVE ON THE BIG SCREEN!

At RED, we are delighted to announce that this summer, we will be joining forces with Vertigo films to celebrate the launch of the film ‘Learning to Drive’, starring Oscar winning acting legend Sir Ben Kingsley, alongside Patricia Clarkson. In cinemas nationwide from June 10th, the film documents Patricia Clarkson’s character’s journey as she learns […]

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH LEARNS TO DRIVE WITH RED!

It’s difficult to know what to expect from your driving lessons until you start, but if you want to get an idea, read on as The Daily Telegraph’s Jonny Cooper tells all…  Relying on a combination of public transport in London and lifts from his parents and later friends, journalist Johnny had had no real […]

RED’S ROAD BRAIN TRAINER WINS TOP AWARD!

We’re delighted to have won another major road safety award! RED’s Road Brain Trainer scooped the top prize at the FirstCar Young Driver Road Safety Awards 2016 for taking the lead in road safety by using a modern educational approach to help the learning process. Created in partnership with road safety experts and driver education […]

Tips on Driving in Ice and Snow

After a mild start to the winter, the temperature has plummeted sharply, bringing with it a risk of ice and even snow. It is important to be prepared for these conditions as slippery road surfaces can catch even the most experienced driver off guard. It is always best to avoid travelling in such conditions but […]

RED DRIVING SCHOOL GIVES YOUNG SCOUTS A TASTE OF THE OPEN ROAD

RED Driving School gave youngsters a taste of freedom this weekend by partnering up with the RAC and the Scout Association, at the annual Scouts Wintercamp in Gilwell Park, Essex. The event was attended by over 3,000 Scouts and Explorer Scouts from across the UK, and as part of a host of activities on offer, […]

Register to Give Blood and #BleedforEngland

RED Driving School has teamed up with NHS Blood and Transplant to help boost awareness of the need for more people to sign up to the blood donor register and Bleed For England.  With blood supplies currently running low, NHSBT needs 100,000 people to sign up during the world’s biggest rugby tournament. If you’re a […]

RED support new smoke free car legislation

From today, 1st October 2015, it is illegal to smoke in a car carrying children and young people under the age of 18.  The law means that any drivers and passengers who decide to smoke in a vehicle containing children under the age of 18, will face a penalty fine of £50 for their actions. […]

Marvel-ous movie campaign brings RED to the big screen

RED Driving School are thrilled to showcase our very own “Fantastic Four” driving instructor’s movie trailer, in partnership with 20th Century Fox! As we’re sure you have noticed, our website and social media channels have been taken over by the Marvel Comic Book favourites for the past month, as we have been busy helping to […]