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25/02/2021

DVSA confirm no extensions on expiring “lockdown theory passes”

Yesterday, the DVSA confirmed the government has decided not to extend the validity period of theory test certificates for those […]

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23/02/2021

Driving lessons to resume 12th April

The UK Government has confirmed in recent announcements that lockdown restrictions can be eased as planned in England and Wales. […]

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22/02/2021

DVSA confirm driving tests to resume 12th April

The Prime Minister announced the four-part plan to ease England’s lockdown to MPs this afternoon. As part of that, in […]

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19/02/2021

Last Chance to Vote for Bill Plant Driving School

As announced in January, Bill Plant Driving School has been shortlisted in the Intelligent Instructor Awards to retain our National […]

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12/02/2021

66% Of Parents Fear They Will Pass Down Bad Driving Habits To Teenagers During ‘Lockdown Lessons’

New research reveals as many as 73% of parents are unwilling to take their children out driving during lockdown, mainly […]

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02/02/2021

Emergency Worker Driving Lessons and Test Update

Routine driving lessons and driving tests have been suspended in England, Scotland and Wales to help stop the spread of […]

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22/01/2021

Vote for Bill Plant Driving School

We are delighted to state Bill Plant Driving School has been shortlisted in the Intelligent Instructor Awards to retain our […]

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22/01/2021

Bill Plant Driving School shortlisted for National Driving School of the Year 2021

We are delighted to state Bill Plant Driving School has been shortlisted in the Intelligent Instructor Awards to retain our […]

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14/01/2021

Why are Bill Plant Driving School cars still on the road?

Since Lockdown 3 was announced (4th January) we have sadly had to postpone driving lessons (again) due to COVID-19 restrictions. “Stay […]

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14/01/2021

DVSA confirms key workers are not allowed driving lessons in Lockdown 3

The DVSA has confirmed to Bill Plant Driving School that they are not currently allowed as no lessons nor driving […]

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12/01/2021

Clarification on Private Driving Lessons during Lockdown 3

Since Lockdown 3 was announced on 4th January we have sadly had to postpone driving lessons (again) due to COVID-19 […]

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04/01/2021

Driving lessons and tests postponed across England, Scotland and Wales

This evening the Prime Minister has announced a new National Lockdown (Lockdown 3) in England due to COVID-19, effective from […]

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26/12/2020

Driving Lessons and Tests postponed in Scotland

As announced by The Scottish Government announced on 19 December, mainland Scotland will be moving into Level 4 restrictions from 00:01 on […]

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20/12/2020

DVSA confirms driving lessons and tests to be postponed in Tier 4 England

As we stated earlier on the Bill Plant Driving School blog, the Prime Minister has announced new Tier 4 restrictions […]

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20/12/2020

Driving lessons and driving tests to be postponed in Tier 4 regions of England

In the latest Government updates, The Prime Minister has announced the changes for England with new Tier 4 restrictions – […]

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19/12/2020

Driving Lessons and Tests postponed in Wales due to December Alert Level 4

The Welsh Government has updated their guidance on the new alert level 4 in Wales to control the spread of […]

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04/12/2020

Bill Plant Driving School to donate Leyton Orient vs Tottenham Hotspur signed match shirt to Haven House

A London Derby Cup game, under the floodlights and to be played in front of the Sky Sports TV cameras […]

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01/12/2020

Breaking news: The DVSA has confirmed that theory tests can safely restart in all tiers on 2 December.

The Government and the DVSA have confirmed that theory tests can safely restart in all tiers on Wednesday 2nd December. […]

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01/12/2020

Breaking News: DVSA confirm driving tests to resume on 2nd and 3rd December

The Government and DVSA has confirmed that driver lessons and testing can safely restart as normal in areas in tier […]

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01/12/2020

Can I book driving lessons in Tier 3?

YES! You can book driving lessons in Tier 3 and all Tiers across England. The DVSA has just confirmed that driving […]

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01/12/2020

Breaking News: DVSA confirm all driving lessons in England can resume on Wednesday 2nd December

The DVSA has just confirmed that driving lessons can restart in all tiers in England when the current national restrictions […]

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01/12/2020

Breaking News: Black Friday Driving Instructor Training Offer Extended

Bill Plant Driving School is extending its Black Friday Driving Instructor Training offer until midnight 18th December due to the disruption […]

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27/11/2020

DVSA confirm it is now law to wear a face mask for driving test and driving lessons in Scotland

The DVSA has today (27th November 2020) confirmed it is now law in Scotland to wear a face mask/covering during […]

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27/11/2020

Driving lessons to restart in England after Lockdown 2

Driving lessons will resume on Thursday 3rd December in England after the second National Lockdown, due to COVID-19, has finished. […]

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18/11/2020

Driving lessons to be suspended in Tier 4 areas of Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon has announced the new local tier levels in Scotland which will come into force from Friday 20 November. Level four […]

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16/11/2020

Driving Instructor Training Black Friday Offer

Train to become a driving instructor for just £888 with Bill Plant Driving School’s Black Friday Offer! That’s right. We’ve […]

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09/11/2020

Driving lessons resume in Wales after “firebreak” lockdown

We’re delighted to start that due to the end of the “firebreak” lockdown in Wales our Driving Instructors will be […]

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07/11/2020

The DVSA confirms no lessons or tests for keyworkers during England’s November Lockdown

The DVSA has confirmed to Bill Plant Driving School that key workers “critical workers” will not be allowed to have […]

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03/11/2020

The DVSA confirms driving theory tests are to be suspended in England due to new COVID-19 lockdown

The DVSA has today (3rd November) stated that all theory tests will be suspended in England from Thursday 5 November […]

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02/11/2020

BREAKING: DVSA confirm all driving lessons and driving tests in England to be suspended again due to the second national COVID-19 lockdown

Sadly, we have just received confirmation from the DVSA that all driving lessons and driving tests are to be suspended […]

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01/11/2020

Can I still have driving lessons in the new November Lockdown 2020?

After yesterday’s announcement by Boris Johnson on the second National Lockdown in England from Thursday 5th November 2020 to Wednesday […]

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27/10/2020

Driving Instructor Training during COVID-19

As we continue to train thousands of individuals across the UK to become Driving Instructors we’ve answered various commonly asked […]

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19/10/2020

Driving lessons and driving tests to halt during Wales circuit-breaker lockdown

We have just received confirmation that sadly driving lessons and driving tests will temporarily halt due to the circuit-breaker lockdown […]

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23/09/2020

Bill Plant Driving School launches Instructor fitness and wellness collaboration

Today on #nationalfitnessday we are delighted to launch our collaboration with Driving Fitness. We have teamed up with Driving Fitness […]

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18/09/2020

Changes to the car theory test 2020

The DVSA will introduce the planned changes to the car theory test on Monday 28 September 2020. These changes were […]

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09/09/2020

With the new local lockdown restrictions am I still allowed driving lessons in Bolton?

The government has announced that additional local restrictions will be introduced in Bolton to limit the spread of coronavirus. Read […]

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13/08/2020

Create fun TikTok video to win free driving lessons

We know that many of you have been patiently waiting for months to get back behind the wheel, or even […]

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30/07/2020

Driving lessons to resume in Scotland

The Scottish Government has confirmed that driving lessons will be allowed to resume in August, following a suspension of more […]

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27/07/2020

Driving lessons resume in Wales

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🚙 Woohoo!! As of today (27th July 2020) driving lessons can now resume across Wales. To understand what driving […]

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08/07/2020

Due to high call volume please pay online

Due to high call volumes, we are currently experiencing longer than normal hold times on our phone lines. We apologise […]

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