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by martine
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume
Replies: 30
Views: 610

Re: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume

...I think you've summed this up precisely, Gareth. How can RoADA or IAM even be considering in car training yet. Our regional IAMRS guy has said the IAM won't issue guidance until sometime after the DVSA...he was talking about 3/4 weeks after. Of course it's still down the individuals concerned if...
by martine
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume
Replies: 30
Views: 610

Re: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume

So RoADAR have given the go ahead...the IAM are going to issue guidance next week...I wonder what they'll suggest?
by martine
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume
Replies: 30
Views: 610

Re: DVSA Tests and Lessons to Resume

Yes and I do the police's 'Safe and Considerate Driving' course for the public involved in a crash where it's their fault. I have a course booked on 23rd July - it's be interesting to see what recommendations they come up with. I also do Royal Mail van driver training - the last one I did was in Mar...
by martine
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Saying hello from a government mandated safe distance
Replies: 12
Views: 419

Re: Saying hello from a government mandated safe distance

Hello Hugh and well done for signing up here! Great to see your mature attitude and I just wish more young'uns would have the same. Please spread the word amongst your Bristol mates...although we're not actually doing much at the moment :roll: Join in and you may want to look at Driving Days as in: ...
by martine
Mon Jun 15, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Reg Local and speed...
Replies: 28
Views: 1247

Re: Reg Local and speed...

Crickey - I never expected the original post (OP) to generate such a discussion. Well said Alasdair :D !

Let's chill everyone - the OP is the thoughts of one individual and as I said, he's carefully worded it to try and avoid his thoughts and actions being misinterpreted.
by martine
Wed Jun 10, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Reg Local and speed...
Replies: 28
Views: 1247

Reg Local and speed...



New video from the illustrious 'Reg Local'...it's carefully worded in places but what do people think?
by martine
Fri May 22, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Good afternoon :)
Replies: 16
Views: 2207

Re: Good afternoon :)

Don't forget tailgating - pretty common I reckon.

I guess most drivers think they are good and after all, what is there to learn after passing the 2 UK tests and driving for a few years... :shock:
by martine
Wed May 13, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Ogmios School of Zen Motoring - ASMR DASHCAM
Replies: 13
Views: 1057

Re: Ogmios School of Zen Motoring - ASMR DASHCAM

Good vid...I'd love to spend a day or 2 with them to better understand how they do it.
by martine
Tue May 12, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Ogmios School of Zen Motoring - ASMR DASHCAM
Replies: 13
Views: 1057

Re: Ogmios School of Zen Motoring - ASMR DASHCAM

Like it - keep chilled...peace to everyone... On a more serious note I reckon it's interesting if your driving in heavy traffic, just to aim to keep your car moving, let others change lanes, pull out/in, keep space all around and make progress in a controlled way...and yes use great Observation and ...
by martine
Sun May 10, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Is it a UFO?
Replies: 9
Views: 788

Re: Is it a UFO?

...The other was late one afternoon leaving RAF Molesworth, there was a shimmering silver cigar shape in the far distance. I realised that I was near Cardington. No, not a haze of hot air from DVSA ;) I'm guessing it was this: https://www.bing.com/images/search?view=detailV2&ccid=HbVT7Yyg&i...

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