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Sarah Drew
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Still driving, still no points, tickets or damage. Driving has been brilliant, I was able to share the driving on a number of long trips with my husband, which left us both happier. Day to day living has been easier too, kids can go to every party they are ...
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Six month wobble
Well I've been driving solo for six months or so and the wobbles have kicked in. Some of the excitement has gone and the nerves are back. No one thing has caused it, I wonder how common it is amongst new drivers? Part of it must be down to the fact that I l...
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Back (sorry)
I've had 96 page views in the last month- 96! Hello! That was quite a surprise. Because I have been a bit lazy with tags etc here is a synopsis: I paid for a week long intensive driving course with Nippers school of motoring. I was reassured that they were ...
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I'm still here
Apologies for the big gap in posts, Christmas prep sucks up a lot of time especially with two children who are still in the believing stage. Plus nativity plays etc. I had to break out the sunglasses this week for the low winter sun which has been so dazzli...
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No one to protect interests of learners
Since sharing my story I have heard and become aware of lots of similar situations with other learners who have also run into incompetent or poor driving instructors and companies. It seems to me that there is very little protection for the learner, especia...
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Winter sun
Having learned to drive in the summer the winter is providing all sorts of new challenges. -ice on the windscreen in morning. No longer can I just jump into the car and zoom off. The first time it took me a while to cotton on to why the windscreen wipers we...
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Been a while
It has been a while since I last posted, life ran away with me somewhat. Not only am I now a student, I am now a volunteer! So, a recap. I paid Nippers an awful lot of money and got a totally shit instructor and severely dented self-esteem. Steve Eggleton f...
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Just a little reminder of why you should complain to the DSA
Why should you complain about a driving instructor? Why should you complain to the DSA? Answer: Because this is the ONLY way you have of contributing to a bad driving instructor being taken off the road. You won't get your money back necessarily but if you ...
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Nippers Terms and Conditions
I was going through all my Firefox bookmarks in an attempt to get slightly more organised when I found the link to Nippers terms and conditions. I hadn't seen them for a good few months and I suspect a lot of people book with big companies without reading t...
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Four hundred visits
Four hundred visits to the blog, hello to you all! I've also had a response from my Dooyoo review (written in August) from someone who had searched the site for a review on Nippers.  I got a message through the site system asking me for recommendations    (...
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