We know from your messages on Facebook and Twitter and our examiners’ every day contact with candidates that you get nervous. Taking your driving test seems to be one of those occasions where you can actually get so stressed you can’t think straight and it may seriously affect your performance.
How to identify the speed limit immediately and safely
Have you ever found yourself driving in a quiet residential road and then realised you’ve forgotten what the speed limit is?
The majority of drivers in these situations would drive at 30 mph to play it safe and, in most cases, that’d be the right thing to do. But if the speed limit were lower (it’s very unlikely to be higher in a residential area), then you could be putting yourself and others at risk.