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SCHOOL’S OUT FOR DRIVERLESS CARS

Driverless cars – we don’t know when, but they’re coming to UK roads…but just how do the British public feel about them? A new survey has revealed Brits want driverless cars for long-distance driving, trips to the pub and commuting to work, but they don’t trust them with their kids. Only 15% said they’d use […]

UK POLICE TO CRACKDOWN ON MOBILE PHONE USE BEHIND THE WHEEL

The BBC reported that this week, police forces across England and Wales will be conducting a week-long crackdown on road users found to be using their mobile phones. This comes alongside plans to increase penalty points and fines for those caught using a handset at the wheel. RED Driving School CEO Ian McIntosh says on […]

ZERO MINORS HALL OF FAME!

Passing your driving test is a huge achievement, but a perfect run with no faults is a real cause for celebration! We want to celebrate the cream of the crop, and to do this we’ve created a ‘Zero Minors’ Hall of Fame. Here, we’ll showcase the pass photos of the best of the bunch, as […]

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, […]

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