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Driving school offers tips for safe driving in winter | Local

CLEAR WATER (WQOW) – Whether it’s snowfall, sleet or sleet, all of these things can make roads dangerous. That’s why a local driving school is reminding people of how to drive safely on ice. Dennis Johnson, a driving instructor with Accountable Drive Education at Eau Claire, said the first thing he tells students is not […]

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Cleaners, Driving School Instructors and Hairdressers: Small ‘Supply Chain’ Firms Fear of Missing Covid Grants

Cleaners, driving school instructors and hairdressers are among the companies worried about missing the government’s latest Covid support. Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled a £ 1 billion program to support businesses hit this winter by the latest wave of coronavirus infections. But since most of these measures are expected to target pubs, restaurants and art […]

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Letter from the Director General of the DVSA to driving school instructors: reducing wait times for driving exams and making every exam count

Dear Colleague, As the year draws to a close, I want to thank you for your resilience, patience and support over the past year. In particular, I want to thank you for all you have done to help put newly qualified drivers on the road. By doing this, you have given them access to employment, […]

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Retired officers drive school buses in times of shortage

SUMNER COUNTY, Tennessee (WKRN) – A shortage of school bus drivers is affecting many communities in Middle Tennessee. According to the Tennessee Department of Education, there was a shortage of about 650 school bus drivers statewide at the start of this school year. The head of state said that while most districts are experiencing shortages, […]

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Polk County Truck Driving School offers tuition-free training

WINTER HAVEN, Fla .– Supply chain issues highlight the need for truck drivers. Reynaldo Saez is about to complete his training at FleetForce Truck Driving School in Winter Haven. “Right now, with the opportunities in the trucking industry and the money that can be made, I thought it was the best time,” Saez said. The […]

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‘Fun’ Driving School Opens in Tucson Next Year | Subscriber

Courtesy of Google Maps Just south of downtown Tucson Convention Center are three streets named in 1872 in honor of the men killed by the Apaches. Lieutenant Howard B. Cushing was born to Dr. Milton B. Cushing Sr. and Mary (Smith) Cushing on August 22, 1838 in Milwaukee. In 1862, Cushing enlisted in the 1st […]

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Letters: Government is failing in its duty to Bedford driving instructors

Dear Sir, I would like to raise with you an issue regarding the Bedford Driving Test Center, currently based in Manton Heights, Brickhill. The driving test center moved here earlier this year. Obviously, due to Covid, access to waiting rooms has been restricted in all testing centers, but since their reopening, people from Bedford who […]

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Nuneaton Teen Has Both Legs Amputated Weeks Before First Driving Lesson

Tragedy resulted in a teenage Nuneaton having both legs amputated – just weeks before she began her first driving lesson. Last summer, Caitlyn Astley of Stockingford, like so many others her age, was anxious to get out of confinement. She was only weeks away from having her first driving lesson when tragedy struck. Read more […]

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Amid Shortage, Polk County Truck Driving School Offers Tuition-Free Training

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (WFLA) – A new program at a Polk County truck driving school aims to quell a growing driver shortage. The problem is compounded amid supply chain and worker shortages this holiday season. “I hope as busy as possible. That’s what I’m in there for, it’s the hours and keeping busy,” said Rory […]