According to a recent AA survey, people in London take a longer time to pass the driving test compared to learners in any other part of the UK.
The main reasons for failing the test in London, was the busy and complex roads learner drivers had to deal with, in addition to that was the added pressure of impatient car owners hootng or tailgating candidates which didn't help already nervous provisional licence holders.
The DSA continues to stress the importantance of having enough driving lessons in London in order not only to get to the required standard, but also to gain enough experience dealing with the busy traffic and attitude of other London road users quoting 45 hours with an instructor with an additional 22 of private practise.
The video below shows a typical Mill Hill London high street and the dangers a learner has to deal with:
Important! If you are not learning to drive with an instructor, it is important that BOTH you and the person teaching you to drive read The DSA official test guide, this book will greatly increase your chance of passing the driving test without spending too much money on lessons.
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