RED Driving School Blog

Singer Nina Nesbitt passes her driving test with RED Driving School

Nina Nesbitt, 20, has been learning to drive with RED Driving School since October 2014. Nina, from Edinburgh, admitted that she was very nervous prior to her test, but having a chatty instructor helped her to relax and feel more comfortable during the exam. She commented: ‘I was really scared leading up to my test, […]

National Voter Registration Day – have you registered?

Today is National Voter Registration Day. So what better time than now to register to vote and have your say? The countdown to the general election on 7 May has begun, and young people are being called on to take part. Turning 17 is a big milestone – it’s the age you can start taking […]

‘I’d love to teach Bradley Cooper how to drive!’

What we want to be when we grow up often changes as we make the transition from teenager to adult. The dreams of becoming an ‘astronaut’, ‘rock star’ or ‘jet pilot’ are usually long gone, replaced with something else we discover along the way. But not for 24-year-old Demi Gamba, who knew from an early […]

Lewis Hamilton, eat your heart out

We took RED’s winning driving instructors to the streets of Monaco to test drive the new Vauxhall Corsa. Strap in and check out our teaser video below!

Win tickets to Nina Nesbitt’s Christmas Acoustic Tour with RED

We have joined forces with up-and-coming singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt to offer two lucky winners a pair of tickets to Nina’s gig in London on 2 December, as well as a signed Peroxide album and signed L-plates. All you have to do to enter the competition is like and comment on the photo of Nina on our […]

Majority of qualified drivers would fail theory test today

Two-thirds of experienced drivers in the UK would fail their theory test if they had to take it now, a new study has revealed. We at RED Driving School teamed up with Churchill Insurance to conduct the research, which has highlighted how crucial it is that we regularly refresh our road safety knowledge. Our survey […]

Hazard perception test ‘crucial to road safety’

Road Safety Week, which runs from 17 – 23 November, is held every year to raise awareness of death and injury on the roads, along with the steps that can be taken to improve road safety. Having received a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for its role in ‘saving hundreds of lives every year’, […]

Get six lessons for the price of five and FREE theory test training with RED’s winter special offer

Zipping up your coat and blowing into your hands as you wait for a bus that never comes. Sound familiar? If you’re starting to feel the chill, our winter special has something to warm your cockles, offering six hours of driving lessons for the price of five – along with free theory test training*. Perhaps […]

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt is learning to drive with RED

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt, 20, is learning to drive after finding her first bit of free time since she turned 17. The Edinburgh-based artist, who just finished touring with The Vamps, is taking lessons with RED Driving School, and is hoping to pass as quickly as possible so she can stay as late as she […]

Driving tests around the world

The UK driving test has recently come under scrutiny for not being tough enough. With more than a fifth of deaths on British roads involving drivers aged 17-24, the government has issued a white paper proposing changes such as a driving curfew for new drivers under the age of 30 between 10pm and 5am and […]