Driving Test Success

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Congratulations To The Following Students Who Have All Gained Their Independence.

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Harry Long from Ferndown

Harry Long from Ferndown

Congratulations Harry Long from Ferndown for passing his driving test 1st time this morning 13th July. Harry had to wait soooooo long for this test to come through and today he breezed through it. No cutting corners and always kept his lessons up meaning he was ready and now he can jump into his own car and go wherever he wants! Well done Harry from your driving instructor Adam and us all at Independent Driving.

Harry Chamberlain from Ferndown

Harry Chamberlain from Ferndown

Many Congratulations to Harry Chamberlain from Ferndown who passed his practical driving test today on the first attempt at the Southampton Test Centre. Instructor Matt tells us ‘Harry only started driving 4 weeks ago, but achieved the required standard for the test very quickly. So quickly in fact, that we couldn’t wait for a test at our local test centre so decided to go on a road trip to Southampton for it! Harry can now insure his own car and start driving to work and back instead of relying on lifts from his mum!!!’ Well done Harry, from the whole team at Independent Driving Bournemouth

Matt Buller from Ferndown

Matt Buller from Ferndown

Congratulations Matt Buller from Ferndown who has now successfully passed his driving test today 7th June. Matt had the unexpected pleasure of 2 examiners in the car with him but didn’t let this bother him and now can’t wait to be able to drive his own car. Well done Matt from Martin your driving instructor and us all the Independent Driving School.

Phoebe Johnston from Ashley Heath

Phoebe Johnston from Ashley Heath

Congratulations Phoebe Johnston from Ashley Heath Ringwood on passing her driving test first time this morning 24th May. After 2 cancelled test Phoebe was super ready and proved just how well she could drive and ended the test with the most superb reverse bay park you could ask for. Good luck when Uni comes round
and well done again Phoebe from Adam your instructor and everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Ben Cook from Ferndown

Ben Cook from Ferndown

Many congratulations to Ben Cook from Ferndown who passed his test today 14th May 2021 with ZERO Faults!!! Ben only turned 17 last week, passed the theory test on his Birthday, had tuition with instructor Matt as well as driving his own car with his mum. To pass in such a short timescale is an enormous achievement and credit to Ben’s ability to learn quickly and focus on the task in hand. His examiner was also very complementary of the high standard of Ben’s drive. Well done Ben. Now you can get a refund on your bus pass and start driving your own car to work!! Fantastic achievement all round for Ben and Matt, well done from all of us at Independent Driving Bournemouth

Matt Stanfield from Ferndown

Matt Stanfield from Ferndown

Congratulations Matt Stanfield from Ferndown who passed his driving test today 8th May with zero faults and at his first attempt. Matt started driving last October and he was super keen to get going and always asking questions which Martin his instructor loves. Matt only got his test date yesterday and was confident he could do it. He has got his own car so thanks to his mum & dad for all the extra training during lockdown. Well done Matt from Martin and us all at the Independent Driving school.

Rebecca Bond from Ferndown

Rebecca Bond from Ferndown

Congratulations Rebecca Bond from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st time today 5th May. Sadly Rebecca couldn’t dodge the showers but stayed in control and can now use her own car to get to school for her last few weeks and then to work. Wishing you as much success with your match’s exam today Rebecca which was straight after the practical! Well done from us all at Independent Driving.

Phoebe Lanham from Ferndown

Phoebe Lanham from Ferndown

Well done to Phoebe Lanham from Ferndown on passing her automatic driving test today 30th April 1st time and with only 1 minor.
Now Phoeby can start driving her own car and no longer has to catch a bus to college which should make the journey a lot easier.
Hamish her instructor had great confidence in her,even though she was extremely nervous, she came through and did not disappoint.
Wishing her every success for the future and well done again from all at the Independent driving school.

Becca May from Ferndown

Becca May from Ferndown

Congratulations Becca May from Ferndown who passed her driving test this morning first time 29th Dec 2020
Becca has put a lot of her own practice in because of lockdown but this all paid off today with a brilliant drive and just a single fault on her test sheet.
Apparently her brother will be the most pleased as he can have a lift to McDonald’s drive through now!
Well done Becca from Adam your instructor and everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Tom Rollason from Ferndown

Tom Rollason from Ferndown

Congratulations Tom Rollason from Ferndown who passed his driving test today 1st time 30th Oct 2020
Tom has stopped off at his Gran’s house,then off to tell his parents the good news and will looking at getting his first car on the road very soon so getting to school in the mornings will be a lot easier.
A super drive today Tom and well done from Adam your instructor and everyone at the independent driving school.
Jade Pitman from Ferndown

Jade Pitman from Ferndown

Congratulations Jade Pitman from Ferndown who passed her driving test this morning 1st time 29th Oct 2020
Jade now has her independence and this means getting the school run can be shared and life will be so much better for all the family.
Adam was so proud of you and well done from the team at independent driving.

Alisha Brown from 3 Cross

Alisha Brown from 3 Cross

Congratulations Alisha Brown from 3 Cross who successfully passed her driving test 1st time today 29th Oct 2020
Alisha had the jitter bugs before the test but after she was so happy and can now switch her insurance and get out in her own Corsa.
If college ever resumes it will mean a drive to class instead of the bus and no more lessons on a Saturday morning which was a great insensitive to passing!
Well done Alisha from Adam and the team at independent driving school.

Charley Rogers from Ferndown

Charley Rogers from Ferndown

Congratulations Charley Rogers from Ferndown who successfully passed his driving test today 1st time 7th Oct 2020
Charley took the initiative to visit Dorchester as often as he could to familiarise himself with the area and was feeling confident this morning.
A great drive and now just the insurance to swop over and away he goes.
Well done Charley from Adam your instructor and all the team at Independent Driving School.
Hannah Johnson from Ferndown

Hannah Johnson from Ferndown

Congratulations Hannah Johnson from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test today with Independent Driving.
With such high praise from her examiner it was just the icing on the cake for Hannah who can now drive her own car and be the family taxi!
Well done Hannah from Adam and the team at Independent Driving.

Harrison Leaper from Ferndown

Harrison Leaper from Ferndown

Congratulations Harrison Leaper from Ferndown who successfully passed his driving test today 1st time 5th Oct 2020
Harrison was so prepared for today and actually said he found the test easier than he initially thought which was helped by the extra practice he put on with his own car.
Straight back to work and hopefully you can get the insurance sorted so you can drive yourself tomorrow.
Great result Harrison, well done from Adam your instructor and the team at Independent Driving School

Congratulations Jake Taylor from Ferndown

Jake Taylor from Ferndown

Congratulations Jake Taylor from Ferndown who has passed his driving test today 27th August 2020 first time.
Jake started with our under 17’s and has been waiting months to get this date for a test and now can drive his own car wherever he wants.
Great effort Jake and well done from Martin your instructor and all at the Independent Driving School.
Ellie Kitson from West Moors, Ferndown

Ellie Kitson from Ferndown

Congratulations Ellie Kitson from West Moors, Ferndown who not only passed her driving test 1st time today 26th August 2020 but with zero faults!

Because Ellie always kept up with her lessons she said the test was so much easier than expected and felt very relaxed throughout her drive.

Ellie, you have your own car so throw away those ‘L’ plates and switch over your insurance and then going to and from work will be so much more pleasurable!

Well done Ellie from Adam your instructor and everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Julia Lim from Ferndown

Julia Lim from Ferndown

Congratulations Julia Lim from Ferndown who passed her automatic driving test this morning 21st August at her 1st attempt.

Julia has been waiting a long time for this test as she was ready months ago but after pausing through lockdown went back to Hamish her instructor and carried on where she left off.

Even the miserable rain couldn’t dampen Julia’s spirits so well done from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Annabel Lee from Ferndown

Annabel Lee from Ferndown

Congratulations Annabel Lee from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test 1st time today 20th August 2020.

Karen your instructor said you were over the moon with your pass as it will allow you to apply to be an emergency response driver/paramedic.

Well done Annabel from us all at the Independent Driving School

Bethany Light from Ferndown

Bethany Light from Ferndown

Congratulations Bethany Light from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st time today 18th August 2020 in Southampton!

With such little preparation time and doing a lot of lessons in Poole, Bethany is told to attend her test in Southampton so that’s what she did. A great drive and now as soon as the insurance is sorted Bethany will be taking her brother out as he is so keen to have big sis take him somewhere and this also means the daily trip to work will be so much easier for her.

Well done Bethany from Adam and the team at Independent Driving

Congratulations Sam Hicks from Ferndown

Sam Hicks from Ferndown

Congratulations Sam Hicks from Ferndown who after having to wait for so long to get his driving test through lockdown passed today 24th July 1st time and with only one fault.

Sam was amazing and has learnt so many great skills along the way. Hope your season with Afc Bmth ends on a high Sam and enjoy driving your own car.

Well done again from everyone at the Independent Driving School. 

Harvey Durrant of Taunton

Jordan from Ferndown.

Congratulations Jordan from Ferndown on your 1st time pass today 10th March 2020.

Passing is going to make your mornings to work an absolute pleasure as you won’t need to wake up the whole house at stupid o’clock to have a lift!

Adam your instructor said you were so excited when you were driving home that is has made his day to see you so happy.

Well done from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Phillipa Bartlett, Taunton

Emily Cuzons from Ferndown.

Congratulations Emily Cuzons from Ferndown who passed her driving test this morning 3rd March 2020.

Karen your instructor said that Emily always put 100% in to her driving and was a pleasure to teach, was the first to pass in her new car and wishes you all the best at university.

Well done Emily from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Emily Stanbury from Churchstanton, Taunton.

Poppy Norman from Ferndown.

Congratulations Poppy Norman from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test today 19th February 2020 with just the one minor.

Poppy backed up her lessons with plenty of driving with dad which gave her the extra confidence to getting her full licence today.

We are sure Poppy will be out driving in her car as soon as the insurance gets switched and then looking forward to being able to drive herself anywhere she chooses.

Well done Poppy from everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Rowan Donovan from Taunton

Tilly Hudson from Ferndown.

Not even the wind and the rain were going to stop Tilly Hudson from Ferndown passing her 1st driving test this afternoon 10th February 2020.

Tilly has worked extremely hard over a period of time to ensure she was as ready as she could be and after a quick dash to the car with the examiner off she went to prove it.

Adam your instructor said, I was really proud of Tilly as she was a great pupil to teach and look forward to seeing her on the roads soon.

Happy car shopping with dad at the weekend and well done from everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Jijin John of Taunton

Ella March from Ferndown.

Congratulations Ella March from Ferndown who passed her driving test at the 1st attempt yesterday 5th December.

Karen your instructor said all your hard work and continuous lessons have paid off so you can relax and enjoy driving yourself around when the time comes.

Happy Christmas Ella from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Elin Hughes from Taunton.

Emma Dodds of Ferndown.

Congratulations Emma Dodds from Longham who passed her driving test this morning 5th December.

Karen your instructor loved teaching you Emma as you were always very positive and cheerful in every lesson also this guarantees Emma’s new job position situated in Brockenhurst which is fantastic as she will be able to drive herself.

Happy Christmas Emma from all of us at the Independent Driving School.

Nancy Hawksworth of Taunton

Connor Barnes of Ferndown.

Superb result for Connor Barnes from West Moors who successfully passed his driving test today 29th November 1st time.

Connor will be the first to admit this is a big weight off his shoulders and he can now look for his first car which is going to mean he can drive to work making his life so much easier.

Adam your instructor is really pleased you drove exactly how you planned to and the pass is well deserved.

Well done Connor from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Adam Bowers from Taunton

Mackenzie Pollock from Ferndown.

Congratulations Mackenzie Pollock from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st time today 22nd November.

Mackenzie had her first taste of driving with Adam before she was 17 at Ferndown 1st school u17 sessions that Independent Driving run and has gone from a total novice to an experienced driver.

Well done Mackenzie from the team at Independent Driving.

Arvid Sabel from Taunton

Sophia Orr from Ferndown.

Congratulations Sophia Orr from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test 1st time today 14th November.

Sophia used all her local knowledge and even surprised the examiner with how she negotiated one particular roundabout!

Soon as you get the insurance sorted Sophia you can get out and enjoy driving! Well done again from the team at Independent Driving.

Maricar Umbal of Taunton

Hannah Bushnell from Ferndown.

Congratulations Hannah Bushnell from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st attempt today with just 2 driving faults.

Hannah was committed to her lessons and practiced regularly in her own car and with Karen her instructor guiding her through resulted in great lessons and a superb pass.

Well done Hannah from the team at Independent Driving School.

Stan Pcric from Taunton

Dean Hill from Ferndown.

Congratulations Dean Hill from Ferndown who successfully passed his driving test 1st time today 29th October.

Dean is always super chilled and wearing his shorts and t-shirt which is standard no matter the weather breezed through the test.

No more getting lifts to training or matches Dean so enjoy your new independence!

Well done from us all at the Independent Driving School.

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Congratulations to Thomas Shaw of Bridgwater on his driving test pass.

You Could Be Next!

We love to showcase our students on their big day as they achieve independence.

If you are currently taking lessons with us, then this space will be yours very soon.

 If you are thinking of taking lessons with us, then we would love to reserve a space for you too!

Harvey Durrant of Taunton

Jordan from Ferndown.

Congratulations Jordan from Ferndown on your 1st time pass today 10th March 2020.

Passing is going to make your mornings to work an absolute pleasure as you won’t need to wake up the whole house at stupid o’clock to have a lift!

Adam your instructor said you were so excited when you were driving home that is has made his day to see you so happy.

Well done from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Phillipa Bartlett, Taunton

Emily Cuzons from Ferndown.

Congratulations Emily Cuzons from Ferndown who passed her driving test this morning 3rd March 2020.

Karen your instructor said that Emily always put 100% in to her driving and was a pleasure to teach, was the first to pass in her new car and wishes you all the best at university.

Well done Emily from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Emily Stanbury from Churchstanton, Taunton.

Poppy Norman from Ferndown.

Congratulations Poppy Norman from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test today 19th February 2020 with just the one minor.

Poppy backed up her lessons with plenty of driving with dad which gave her the extra confidence to getting her full licence today.

We are sure Poppy will be out driving in her car as soon as the insurance gets switched and then looking forward to being able to drive herself anywhere she chooses.

Well done Poppy from everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Rowan Donovan from Taunton

Tilly Hudson from Ferndown.

Not even the wind and the rain were going to stop Tilly Hudson from Ferndown passing her 1st driving test this afternoon 10th February 2020.

Tilly has worked extremely hard over a period of time to ensure she was as ready as she could be and after a quick dash to the car with the examiner off she went to prove it.

Adam your instructor said, I was really proud of Tilly as she was a great pupil to teach and look forward to seeing her on the roads soon.

Happy car shopping with dad at the weekend and well done from everyone at the Independent Driving School.

Jijin John of Taunton

Ella March from Ferndown.

Congratulations Ella March from Ferndown who passed her driving test at the 1st attempt yesterday 5th December.

Karen your instructor said all your hard work and continuous lessons have paid off so you can relax and enjoy driving yourself around when the time comes.

Happy Christmas Ella from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Congratulations to James Godwin of Bridgwater on his driving test pass.

Emma Dodds of Ferndown.

Congratulations Emma Dodds from Longham who passed her driving test this morning 5th December.

Karen your instructor loved teaching you Emma as you were always very positive and cheerful in every lesson also this guarantees Emma’s new job position situated in Brockenhurst which is fantastic as she will be able to drive herself.

Happy Christmas Emma from all of us at the Independent Driving School.

Nancy Hawksworth of Taunton

Connor Barnes of Ferndown.

Superb result for Connor Barnes from West Moors who successfully passed his driving test today 29th November 1st time.

Connor will be the first to admit this is a big weight off his shoulders and he can now look for his first car which is going to mean he can drive to work making his life so much easier.

Adam your instructor is really pleased you drove exactly how you planned to and the pass is well deserved.

Well done Connor from us all at the Independent Driving School.

Adam Bowers from Taunton

Mackenzie Pollock from Ferndown.

Congratulations Mackenzie Pollock from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st time today 22nd November.

Mackenzie had her first taste of driving with Adam before she was 17 at Ferndown 1st school u17 sessions that Independent Driving run and has gone from a total novice to an experienced driver.

After driving in a black out with hail storms at 6.30 this morning the test was going to be a lot easier and the result proved that to be true.

Well done Mackenzie from the team at Independent Driving.

Arvid Sabel from Taunton

Sophia Orr from Ferndown.

Congratulations Sophia Orr from Ferndown who successfully passed her driving test 1st time today 14th November.

Sophia used all her local knowledge and even surprised the examiner with how she negotiated one particular roundabout!

Soon as you get the insurance sorted Sophia you can get out and enjoy driving! Well done again from the team at Independent Driving.

Maricar Umbal of Taunton

Hannah Bushnell from Ferndown.

Congratulations Hannah Bushnell from Ferndown who passed her driving test 1st attempt today with just 2 driving faults.

Hannah was committed to her lessons and practiced regularly in her own car and with Karen her instructor guiding her through resulted in great lessons and a superb pass.

Well done Hannah from the team at Independent Driving School.

Stan Pcric from Taunton

Dean Hill from Ferndown.

Congratulations Dean Hill from Ferndown who successfully passed his driving test 1st time today 29th October.

Dean is always super chilled and wearing his shorts and t-shirt which is standard no matter the weather breezed through the test.

No more getting lifts to training or matches Dean so enjoy your new independence!

Well done from us all at the Independent Driving School.