We’ve welcomed a brand new fleet of All-New Vauxhall Corsa SE Premiums, which we will use to teach the next generation of drivers. One hundred and seventy of the all-new Corsas have been fitted with dual controls and are being distributed to Young Driver teams across the country.
We are planning on re-opening as soon as we safely can (based on Government guidance.) If you wish to book from June onwards, then please do so online or call on 0333 577 9010. If COVID-19 persists into June, then we will rearrange these lessons to a future date free of charge.
As you know, the Prime Minister issued the following updated advice yesterday:
“Now is the time for everyone to stop non essential contact with others and to stop all unnecessary travel…, you should avoid pubs, clubs, theatres and other such social venues"
One in five admit they had no experience of driving in bad weather when they passed their test
Looking for the next challenge? Fancy trying something new in 2020? Our Advanced Skills Days are the ultimate next step to a Young Driver lesson. Drivers who’ve had a few lessons with us can now go faster, learn greater vehicle control and develop a range of new motoring skills.
Young Driver is the UK’s largest provider of pre-17 driving lessons, having delivered over 750,000 lessons at more than 70 venues across the country, including London’s Brent Cross.
The UK’s largest pre-17 driving school is celebrating its 10th year having delivered its 750,000th lesson.
We've launched Young Driver Ipswich to allow 10 to 17 year olds to get behind the wheel in a bid to create a safer next generation of drivers. Lessons will take place at London Road Park and Ride in Ipswich.
Parents want the best for their children – but are they inadvertently denting their kids’ chances of passing their driving test?
A huge well done to all of the finalists who took part in this year's Young Driver Challenge! What a great day!
Young Driver has announced it is to plant 1,200 trees this year to help offset Carbon Dioxide (CO2) produced by its vehicles – as well as announcing a raft of other environmental initiatives, including teaching the UK’s youngsters how to be greener drivers.
Young Driver launches its second venue in Kent on the 29th September, due to demand from parents keen to keep their kids safe on the road.
Pre-17 driving lessons are increasingly being used as a tool to improve the safety of newly qualified drivers on the road, according to motoring expert Quentin Willson. Campaigner Quentin is urging the government to consider their effectiveness as a key part of any strategy aimed at improving young driver safety, as discussions continue around the effectiveness of Graduated Driving Licences (GDLs).
We're delighted to have launched Young Driver in Oudairies, France.
After months of preparation, the first event was a real success! Smiling children, happy parents and safer drivers.
Young Driver is thrilled to launch at two more venues in the North and South of England.
TV presenters and motoring experts Vicki Butler-Henderson and Quentin Willson are leading the hunt for the UK’s best young driver – but, unusually, the entrants must be under the legal driving age of 17.
We're opening a new venue in Colchester, Essex. And you don't have to be a football fan to book a lesson!
Drivers can now experience traffic lights when learning to drive.
Young Driver is thrilled to launch at another venue in Essex!
Exciting news - 2019 brings the launch of our brand new exclusive Motorway Driving Experience!
Is your Young Driver ready to move their driving up a gear? Are they ready to accelerate to the next level? Now they can!
With our Motorway Driving Experience, Young Drivers will learn to drive at 70mph on a full-sized motorway which is usually used to train our emergency services!
Young Driver are thrilled to have partnered with Driving Test Success to offer our pupils the most comprehensive online tuition pack – giving them everything they need to tackle the Theory and Hazard Perception Tests with confidence.
A 12-year old from Wigan and a 16-year old from Alcester have claimed first place in the two age categories at the 2018 Young Driver Challenge!
Young Driver™ is delighted to announce the opening of four new venues across the UK.
Had a few lessons already and got the driving bug? Feel the need to go a bit further and faster? Now you can with Young Driver’s Skills Event!
Image: Head of Driving Activities Richard Smith collecting the award for Best Driving Partnership Scheme of the Year alongside other Young Driver Focus 2018 award winners
An event aimed at bringing road safety professionals together to help create safer new drivers has found in favour of pre-17 driving tuition at its key note debate.
Book a birthday party with YOUNG DRIVER™, celebrate in style and be the envy of your friends!
You can book a birthday party at any one of our venues. All guests will get to drive in one of the latest dual control Vauxhall Corsa with a government approved instructor.
Young Driver™ is delighted to announce the opening of six new venues around the UK, including our first in Northern Ireland!
Our Young Driver Challenge was recently featured on BBC Cambridge News. Click to see the full video.
“There are lots of driving experiences that are designed to be exciting or informative, but we think Admiral’s Young Driver™ lessons are the best experience days going. They give youngsters a chance to drive a real car with an instructor before they turn 17. Prices are perfectly reasonable and there loads of locations across the UK. Admiral Young Driver™ gives learners a head start, which is not only fun, but should improve their safety when they do pass.”
Young Driver™ is delighted to announce the opening of its 46th and 47th UK site at Towcester Racecourse and Bicester Aerodrome.
Highways England and the Driving Instructors Association (DIA) have teamed up in an attempt to find out more about what learner or new drivers think about driving on motorways.
After the announcement at the beginning of the year allowing learner drivers to practice on motorways under government plans to improve road safety, motorway driving has remained a hot topic.
The 2017 Young Driver™ Challenge took place on the 30th September and was open to those aged between 10 and 16 years being run by Young Driver™, the UK's largest provider of under-17 driving tuition.
This year's challenge is over, click to see the results. Watch out for details of the 2018 challenge!
Had a few lessons already and got the driving bug? Feel the need to go a bit further and faster? Now you can with our new Skills Events on Saturday 24th June.
Had a few lessons already and got the driving bug? Feel the need to go a bit further and faster? Now you can with our new Skills Events!
Learn to drive at 70mph on a full-sized motorway, practice the life saving "brake and avoid" techniques taught to police drivers and try your hand at advanced driving activities – all on the actual training grounds where front line emergency services staff practice their driving skills!
Young Driver™ has created a range of special cars for 5 – 10 year olds to drive at various locations around the UK.
Called “Firefly”, the two-seater cars were especially styled for Young Driver™ by veteran car designer Chris Johnson. Firefly cars feature independent suspension, disc brakes, twin electric motors, rack and pinion steering, indicators and head lights – making them drive and handle just like real cars on the road!
YOUNG DRIVER™ Motor Cars and the new Firefly appeared on BBC Midlands Today on Wednesday 8th September
In another world first for YOUNG DRIVER™, 10 – 17 year olds are being given the chance to take their driving lessons in a luxurious Bentley Arnage.
Anyone who has had one hour of tuition with YOUNG DRIVER™ or more can try their hand at driving a 6.75 litre Bentley – and mum and dad are welcome to sit in the back and enjoy the ‘chauffeur drive experience’.
YOUNG DRIVER™’s Bentley Arnages have been dual controlled and youngsters will be accompanied by one of YOUNG DRIVER™’s specially trained ADI driving instructors.
Free to enter competition!
Every year, the YOUNG DRIVER™ Challenge aims to find the best young drivers in the country – but they must be aged over 10 and under 17 years old.
Now in its 3rd year, anyone can enter the competition when they take their usual YOUNG DRIVER™ lesson at one of our 45 venues throughout England, Scotland and Wales.
Testers get the chance to try out the very first car designed specifically for 5-10 yr olds.
A brand new car designed by motoring experts for five to 10 year olds is to launch for the first time – and the company behind it is looking for test drivers to help perfect the specially created vehicle.
We’ve launched a competition on Facebook to win a driving lesson at the British Motor Museum om 1st May 2016.
We have 5 x 30 minute lessons to give away to 5 winners!
Head over to Facebook to enter the competition.
We’ve launched a competition on Facebook to win a Young Driver party!
You can win yourself a Young Driver party for 6 people!
Head over to Facebook to enter the competition.