Here a few of the more recent Driving Test Successes for those who have taken Driving Lessons with Blackpool Driving School
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Congratulations to Patrick Lancaster of Blackpool on passing his Practical Driving Test on 15th May 2013.
He was absolutely delighted to be able to drive his own car, and be able to have the freedom and independence to drive himself to college and give his friends a lift. He went straight home to take off those L plates and get out on the road.
Congratulations to Russell Murray of Blackpool on passing his practical driving test on 29th April.
Russell wanted his driving licence as he was fed up of getting cold and wet when riding his motorbike to and from work.
Well done from your Driving Instructor Paul Tilling and all the team at Blackpool Driving School
Katie Crossland, Blackpool
Congratulations to Katie Crossland on passing her Driving Test on her first attempt on 23rd April
Katie already has her own car and is looking forward to the independance it will bring.
Katie was recommended to Blackpool Driving School by her brother and sister who also passed with Blackpool Driving School.
Tony Sumner Katies Driving Instructor said "Well Done Katie, you obviously impressed the senior Driving Examiner, we wish you many years of safe and happy motoring"
Fantastic result, well done on your first time pass from your Driving Instructor Tony Sumner and all the Team here at Blackpool Driving School
Bradley Davis-Waite, Cleveleys
Congratulations to Bradley Davis-Waite of Cleveleys on Passing his Practical Driving Test on his First Attempt on 18th April.
Bradley is currently studying Game Design at Blackpool and the Fylde College and is hoping to do the same at University.
Well done on your First Time Pass from your Driving Instructor Paul Tilling and all the team here at Blackpool Driving School.
Nick Easton, Blackpool
Congratulations to Nick Easton of Blackpool on passing his Practical Driving Test on 19th April 2013 on his first attempt.
Nick was looking forward to getting his own car and driving his kids to school and saving a fortune on taxis.
Well Done Nick from Graham and all the team at Blackpool Driving School.
Helen Ferguson, Blackpool
Congratulations to Helen Ferguson of Blackpool on passing her Practical Driving Test on her first attempt on 18th April.
Helen is looking forward to getting her car off her partner now she can drive herself!
Well Done from Steph Afifi and all the team here at Blackpool Driving School
Macauley Murgatroyd, Garstang
Congratulations to Macauley Murgatroyd of Garstang on passing his Practical Driving Test on 4th April on his first attempt after taking driving lessons withBDS- Blackpool Driving School. Macauley is the 3rd first time pass in 3 days!
Macauley had a great test only notching up 1 minor fault, a great result for a first time test. Macauley has his own car and is looking forward to getting on the road.
Macauley said his next test may be for his Private Pilots Licence if he decides to take that route, because he can, seeing as his dad owns Fly Blackpool.
Mark Evans, Marton
Congratulations to Mark Evans of Marton on passing his practical driving test on his first attempt on 3rd April after taking lessons withBlackpool Driving School
Mark is looking forward to sharing the Wifes car and hopes that the full licence will help him with work
Joshua Roberts, Marton
Congratulations to Joshua Roberts of Marton on passing his practical driving test on his first attempt on 2nd April after taking lessons withBlackpool Driving School
After a few lessons in a BDS dual controlled car Joshua had lessons in his own vehicle and his parents took him for practice lessons along side lessons with Tony Sumner of Blackpool Driving School. It looks like the private practice helped!
Joshua is looking forward to driving himself to 6th form now
Jennifer Lewtas, Thornton
Congratulations to Jennifer Lewtas on passing her driving test on her first attempt on 21st March
Jennifer is so pleased she has passed her test she has a poorly son who need hospital treatment in Birmingham and is relieved that she can now take him there herself. Good Luck Jennifer and we hope you son gets better very soon.
Congratulations to Anthony Clark of Fleetwood on passing his Practical Driving Test on 13th March on his first attempt
Anthony had a great test only notching up a mear 3 minor faults. A great result for a first time test.
Anthony already has his car lined up and is going to sort out his Insurance and get himself on he road. He said the independant of his full driving licence will enable him to look for work further afield.
Congratulations to Mark Eslick of Preston who passed his Practical Driving Test at Blackpool Test Centre on 8th March.
Mark travelled from Preston on the Train over a few days and took his test after a few refresher lessons to get back to test standard.
Mark took his test and passed in style with just 1 minor signalling fault.
Mark is looking forward to getting his van on the road and driving himself to work, his partner Mandy will be pleased that she can stop being his personal taxi.
Well Done Mark, you worked hard and deserved to pass. Safe driving from your Driving Instructor Graham and all the team here at BDS - Blackpool Driving School
Michael Fletcher, Blackpool
Congratulations to Michael Fletcher of Blackpool for passing his Driving Test on 7th March 13 after taking Driving Lessons withBlackpool Driving School.
Michael was looking forward to driving his own car. Well done from your Driving Instructor Steph Afifi and all the team at Blackpool Driving School.
Naomi Borowy, Blackpool
Congratulations to Naomi Borowy of Blackpool on passing her Practical Driving Test first time on 6th March after taking driving lessons Blackpool Driving School.
Naomi had a fantastic driving test and only notched up two minor faults. All her nerves were probably forgotten after she trapped her finger in the door during the Show and Tell part of the Driving Test.
Naomi is looking for a car so that she can drive herself to work and college and take her daughter to nursery. No more buses for Naomi.
Congratulations to Emma Wallace of Poulton who passed her Practical Driving Test on her first attempt on 25th February at Blackpool Test Centre.
Emma was very pleased with her first time pass, she is pregnant with her second child and is looking forward to taking them out in the car instead of using the bus. Her husband has a big 4x4 but has promised to get her a smaller car.
Paul Tilling her Driving Instructor of Blackpool Driving School said she had a very nice drive, just 2 minor faults both at the start of the Driving Test.
Samantha McMunnigal, Blackpool
Congratulations to Samantha McMunnigal who passed her practical Driving Test on her first attempt on 25th February 2013.
“Samantha was a pleasure to teach” said Tony Sumner her Driving Instructor, “she always worked hard and she deserves her first time pass”. Samantha was recommended by her sister who also passed with Tony Sumner of Blackpool Driving School.
Samantha is saving up for her own car an is looking forward to getting on the road.
Congratulations to Joel Kilgallon of St Annes who passed his Practical Driving Test on 31st January after taking Driving Lessons with Blackpool Driving School.
Joel was looking forward to getting his hands on the family car and driving himself to work and college.
Well done Joel from your Driving Instructor Gillian Sherry and all the team here at BDS.
Sadiq Rahman, Blackpool
Congratulations to Sadiq Rahman of Blackpool who passed his practical driving test on 30th January.
Sadiq was looking forward to the independence having a full licence will bring, he is fortunate to have the use of the family car and is looking forward to driving to college.
Well done Sadiq from your Blackpool Driving Instructor Gillian Sherry and all the team here at BDS
Emma Baxendale, Blackpool
Congratulations to Emma Baxendale of Blackpool who passed her Practical Driving Test on her first attempt on 6th February 2013 after taking lessons with Blackpool Driving School
Emma is currently studying at Blackpool 6th Form and is pleased with her first time pass.
Congratulations to Michael Heap of Fleetwood who passed his Practical Driving Test on his first attempt on 28th December 2012.
Micheal has a new job in Reading and is pleased he has managed to pass his driving test first time.
Hua Chen, Blackpool
Congraulations to Hua Chen who passed his Practical Driving Test on 7th December 2012.
Hua used an interpreter during his driving lessons and was planning on going to buy a car the day after passing his Driving Test.
Curtis Bullock, Blackpool
Congratulations to Curtis Bullock of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test at Blackpool Driving Test Centre on 12th December 2012
Looks like the 12th of the 12th was a lucky day for Curtis!
Curtis is looking forward to getting his own car and getting out on the road.
Well Done Curtis from your Driving Instructor Tony Sumner and all the team here at BDS
Lileth Cavanagh, Fleetwood
Congratulations to Lileth Cavanagh of, Fleetwood who passed her Practical Driving Test at Blackpool Driving Test Centre on 28th November 2012 after taking Driving Lessons in Blackpool with BDS.
Lileth will be sharing a car with her mum and is looking forward to driving to Manchester University where she studies Interior Design
Lileth will be taking advantage of the Passplus to get a reduction on her car insurance.
Well Done Lileth from your Driving Instructor Paul Tilling and all the team here at Blackpool Driving School
Andrew Hague, Blackpool
Congratulations to Andrew Hague of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test at Blackpool Driving Test Centre on 27th November 2012.
Andrew is currently at Blackpool and the Fylde College studying Joinery and has aspirations to join the RAF
Well done from your Driving Instructor Paul Tilling and all the team here at BDS- Blackpool Driving School
Jordan Richies, Blackpool
Congratulations to Jordan Richies of South Shore, Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test on his first attempt on 15th November 2012.
Jordan was recommended to BDS by two friends who also passed their Driving Test with Blackpool Driving School
Jordan passed both his Practical and Theory Tests on his first attempt and is now saving up for his own car.
Roseanna Floyd Banham, Cleveleys
Congratulations to Roseanna Floyd-Banham who passed her practical driving test on her first attempt at Blackpool Driving Test Centre on 8th November 2012.
Roseanna had a very smooth drive and only notched up 2 minor driving faults throughout the whole Driving Test.
Roseanna already has her own car and was looking forward to going through the McDonald Drive through for the first time on her own and also making her own way to college and not having to wait for a tram!
Laura Head, Fleetwood
Congratulations to Laura Head of Fleetwood who passed her Practical Driving Test on her first attempt on 30th October 2012.
Laura did very well and only notched up 3 minor driving faults during the whole of the 45 minute driving test.
Laura is currently at 6th Form but is looking to go to University in London to study Theathre and is hoping to get a Ford KA.
Adam Mason, Blackpool
Congratulations to Adam Mason of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test on 23rd October on his first attempt.
Adam had an excellent test and only notched up 1 minor fault during the whole of the Driving Test
"A very good test with only a few minor faults" said Tony Sumner his Driving Instructor.
Sam Kilburn, Thornton
Congratulations to Sam Kilburn of Thornton on passing her Practical Driving Test on 15th October
Sam has a Fiat 500 but was looking forward to upgrading it to a Mini.
Jemma Boland, St Annes
Congratulations to Jemma Boland who passed her Practical Driving test on 8th October.
Jemma has her own car and is looking forward to driving her daughter around! Well done Jemma from your Driving Instructor Steph Afifi
Bodrul Islam, Blackpool
Congratulations to Bodrul Islam who passed his Practical Driving Test on 25th September.
Bodrul is opening his own Indian Takeaway Shop on St Annes Road, Blackpool early October, called Simply Spice. Tony Sumner and the whole BDS team wish him luck in his new venture and hope that his Driving Licence will assist him in the running of the business.
P.S Tony said he will be calling in to sample Bodruls Menu!
Paul Hazelton, Blackpool
Congraulations to Paul Hazelton of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Teston 1st october.
Paul is a Gardener with Fylde Borough Council and said that being able to drive will be a real advantage in his job. Paul is looking forward to getting behind the wheel of his partners car!
Lauren Midgley, Cleveleys
Congratulations to Lauren Midgley of Cleveleys who passed her Practical Driving Test on 26th September.
Lauren was looking forward to getting behind the wheel of her Vauxhall Corsa which her mum bought for her.
Simon Varney, South Shore
Congratulations to Simon Varney of South Shore, Blackpool who passed his practical driving test on his first attempt on 6th September 2012.
Simon already has a car and is looking forward to the freedom and independence that comes with passing his test. Tony Sumner his Driving Instructor said "Simon is a very nice guy, a pleasure to teach and adapted to the instruction very well, resulting in a first time pass".
Elliott McGinty, Blackpool
Congratulations to Elliott McGinty of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test on his first attempt on 28th August 2012.
"Elliott had a good drive on his Practical Driving Test, he only notched up 5 minor faults" said Paul Tilling the Driving Instructor. Elliott is looking forward to getting behind the wheel of his dads car.
Julie Radford, Normoss
Congratulations to Julie Radford of Normoss, Blackpool who passed her Practical Driving test on her first attempt on 28th August 2012.
Julie is taking advantage of a motorway lesson next week and is looking forward to getting behind the wheel of her own car soon.
Julies Driving Instructor ,Tony Sumner, said " Julie was a pleasure to teach and had an excellent drive on her driving test, well done!"
Lee Turpin, Blackpool
Congratulations to Lee Turpin from Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test on 23rd August 2012 with only 3 minor faults!
Lee currently works at Blackpool 6th form but is starting a new job at Lancaster University in October and so is looking forward to driving to work.
Becky Plant, Poulton
Congratulations to Rebecca Plant of Poulton who passed her Practical Driving Test on 21st August.
Her driving Instructor said "Becky was always very keen and enjoyable to teach, she has her own car and is looking forward to her new found freedom"
Sharon Hanley, Blackpool
Congratulations to Sharon Hanley of Blackpool who passed her Practical Driving Test on 20th August 2012.
Sharon is looking forward to getting behind the wheel of her mums car
Rebecca Taylor, Blackpool
Congratulations to Rebecca Taylor of Blackpool who passed her practical Driving Test on 9th August 2012.
Paul Tilling her Driving Instructor was very impressed with her driving test. "she had a very good drive only notching up 2 minor driving faults".
Paul Cummings, Spain
Congratulations to Paul Cumming who passed his Practical Driving Test on 2nd August . Paul is from Spain and wanted to gain his UK Driving Licence so that he could drive in Spain.
Kris Welch, Blackpool
Congratulations to Kris Welch of Blackpool who passed his practical driving Test on Friday 10th July.
Congratulations to Isaac Hamilton of Bispham, Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test on 4th July 2012.
Isaac was looking forward to going looking at buying a car in the next few days.
Natalie Revill, St Annes
Congratulations to Natalie Revill of St Annes who passed her practical driving test on her first attempt on 27th June notching up only 2 minor driver faults.
Well done Natalie you showed the skill and confidence to pull off a nice drive.
Natalie is looking forward to getting behind the wheel of her partners car getting some more confidence before heading out on the motorway
April Shillingford, Blackpool
Congratulations to April Shillingford of Blackpool who passed her Practical Driving Test on Monday 25th June with only 2 minor faults.
April wanted to pass her driving test so that she could drive herself to University in Preston.
Kelly Motteram, Blackpool
Congraulations to Kelly Motteram who passed her practical Driving Test on 6th June.
Kelly transferred to BDS after being recommended by a customer that passed first time with BDS – Blackpool Driving School.
Kelly was looking forward to driving her mums car to work
Passed 16th May, Anna from Kirham
Passed 14th May, Chris Knight
Passed 10th May, Jan Trtik
Passed 7th May, Tony Abbey
Passed 2nd May, Chris Hall
Passed 2nd May, Alan Varley
Passed 23rd April, Katie Crossland
Passed 19th April, Nick Easton
Passed 18th April, Helen Ferguson
Passed 18th April, Bradley Davis-Waite
Passed 4th April, Macauley Murgatroyd
Passed 3rd April, Mark Evans
Passed 2nd April, Joshua Roberts
Passed 21st March, Jennifer Lewtas
Passed 14th March, Chloe Williams
Passed 13th March, Anthony Clark
Passed 11th march, Laura Harwood
Passed 6th March, Naomi Borowy
Passed 28th Feb 13, Betsy Hargreaves
Passed 25th Feb 13, Samatha McMunnigal
Passed 25th Feb 13, Emma Wallace
Passed 6th Feb 13 Emma Baxendale
Passed 10th Jan 13, Joanne Broadbent
Passed 28th Dec 12, Michael Heap
Passed 27th Nov, Andrew Hauge,
Passed 15 Nov, Jordan Richies,
Passed 8th Nov, Roseanna Floyd Banham
Passed 30th Oct, Laura Head, Fleetwood
Passed 23rd Oct, Adam Mason, Blackpool
Alex Rogan, Blackpool
Alex Rogan passed his Practical Driving Test with Paul Tilling and was so impressed he sent us these kind words along with a picture of himself with his own car.
“Paul is a personable, calm and informative instructor who puts you at ease during lessons and in the run up to your test, and on the day of the test as well. I now feel very comfortable with driving solo and always recall advice I received during my lessons.
I would definitely recommend Paul & BDS as a whole to anyone looking for an instructor in Blackpool."
Passed 22nd October, Oliver Alston
Passed 28th August, Elliott McGinty
Passed 6th Sept, Simon Varney
Darren Barker, Fleetwood
Congratulations to Darren Barker of Fleetwood who passed his Driving Test on his first attempt on 29th May.
Darren said he was looking forward to getting himself a car so he can take himself off fishing without having to bother his wife to drop him off.
Your Driving Instructor Paul Tilling said you had a very good test, shame you picked up that one fault, you could have had a clean sheet. Well done from all the team at BDS - Blackpool Driving School
Passed 28th August, Julie Radford, Normoss
Mark Cox, Blackpool
Congratulations to Mark Cox of Blackpool who passed his Driving Test on his first attempt.
Mark works for the Post Office and will have to share his car with his Partner who has also recently passed their Driving Test with Blackpool Driving School.
Passed 18th July, Greg Nash
Richard Unwin, Blackpool
Congratulations to Richard Unwin of Blackpool who passed his Practical Driving Test his first attempt on 24th May.
Richard said "Thank you so much for seeing me through my Driving Test, you were my 3rd instructor but most certainly the best".