New Road Signs to Improve Road Safety

New Road Signs to Improve Road Safety

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Hundreds of people every year are injured as a result of collisions with animals according to the Department of Transport. Over 600 people were injured and 4 people died as a result of accidents that involve animals, last year. These figures don’t include accident with horses. On driving lessons around Newbury, Thatcham, Basingstoke and the […]

Texting and Driving

Texting and Driving

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These days technology is a massive part of our everyday lives. With phones being our main form of communication we are heavily dependent on them every day.  This can prove difficult when we can’t use them at all whilst driving. I see too many people while I’m giving lessons in either; Newbury, Thatcham or Basingstoke. […]

Driving in The Winter

Driving in The Winter

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Did you know it is illegal to drive with your windscreen still partly covered in frost, ice or partly misted up? If you have ever driven on the road while trying to peer through the small space at the bottom of the windscreen that has demisted then you are breaking the law! It could result […]

Nervous Drivers Driving at Night

Nervous Drivers – Driving at Night

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Nervous drivers can have anxiety about all aspects of driving. Driving at night is something which can make a lot of people nervous, including myself !! There are many differences to driving at night compared to driving during the daytime. The obvious one is that it is dark ! Visibility is reduced. There can be […]

Anxious Drivers Parallel Park

Anxious Drivers – Parallel Parking

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At Peter Skelton Driving School we teach a wide range of pupils in and around Newbury. Our recent driving blog centred specifically around anxious driver, where we have taken a look at how to overcome nerves when driving on the motorway. We can now have a look at the other end of the spectrum where […]