Lendrum’s Driving School HQ is based in Bursledon near Southampton. Established in 2010 by expert and experienced driving instructor John Lendrum, we have helped hundreds of students to pass their driving test over the years. Our ever expanding driving school covers a wide spread of areas in the South including Salisbury and Andover.
Renowned for a high pass rate, friendly driving instructors, high quality cars and great value lesson plans, Lendrum’s is a popular choice for learning how to drive. We are very proud to be a top reviewed driving school; take a look at our students’ reviews on FreeIndex here.
We have a wonderful team of friendly driving instructors based in and around Salisbury and Andover. All of our driving instructors are fully qualified and will expertly guide you through the learning to drive process and help you to pass your test with confidence.
Paul is one of our driving instructors in the Andover and Salisbury area. Paul has both manual and automatic learn to drive cars and is a Grade A Approved Driving Instructor.
“I used Paul for all my driving lessons and he was always on time, very clear at explaining things and helped me to pass first time within just under 3 months. I have recommended him to all my friends and they have all also passed very quickly with his help. Highly recommended!”
Our Salisbury and Andover based driving instructors can offer driving lessons anywhere within a 20 miles radius of Salisbury and Andover including Whitchurch, Stockbridge, Tidworth, Cholderton, Amesbury, West Dean and Wilton. We also have driving instructors covering Southampton, Winchester, Fareham and Worthing.
Manual driving lessons are our most popular option. Gaining the skills to drive a manual car gives you the freedom to drive both manual and automatic vehicles in the future. Lessons usually last between 1 and 2 hours and we’ll guide you through the learning process at a pace that suits you. If you are a complete beginner we’ll start on quiet roads so you can practice the fundamentals of pulling away, signalling, changing gear and stopping before taking you onto main roads around Salisbury and Andover. Rest assured that we will never rush you and our instructors will adapt their teaching style to ensure you get the most from each lesson according to your skills.
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Automatic cars offer an easier alternative to complicated manual car driving. By eliminating the need to change gears whilst driving, an automatic car allows you to spend more time and attention focusing on the road ahead, planning manoeuvers and positioning your car safely. The simple acceleration and braking functionality is becoming extremely popular and is a sensible, modern choice for hassle free driving on today’s congested roads. Our automatic driving lessons in Salisbury and Andover are taken in our modern automatic cars which are very comfortable and great fun to drive.
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Many people find the concept of learning to drive terrifying and it can be a very daunting thing to take on. However, our instructors are well equipped to help you gain the confidence you need to be able to drive a car on main roads, and most people actually enjoy it in the end. So, don’t let your nerves get the better of you and give it a go; we offer a friendly and calm approach which will put you at ease.
Before you can take your driving test you will need to pass a driving theory test. This is a multiple choice exam taken in a test centre on Brown Street in Salisbury. There are 50 questions to answer within 57 minutes and you need to get 43 correct answers to pass.
With careful preparation, the test is nothing to worry about and we will help you to build your knowledge during your driving lessons too.
If you fancy helping others to learn to drive in and around Salisbury and Andover, we offer comprehensive driving instructor training. Becoming a driving instructor is a great career choice and we offer an attractive package and working hours to suit your schedule. The course provides up to 80 hours of training and takes between six and eighteen months to complete.
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Our driving lessons in Salisbury and Andover offer great value for money. We will tailor a package to suit your needs and experience and can offer discounted rates for block bookings. All of our lessons include the use of high quality cars, a local pickup, friendly driving instruction, insurance and driving theory test tuition.