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#Learner Driver

# learner-driver - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Learner driver has car seized after speeding with expired permit and no L plate
# Learner Driver
# Learner Driver

Learner driver has car seized after speeding with expired permit and no L plate

Sep 29th 2019, 3:08 PM 38,400 Views 0 Comments

The Garda Roads Policing Unit stopped the car for a speeding offence in Roscommon town.

# learner-driver - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Shane Ross says new law was needed as gardaí seize 377 cars driven by unaccompanied learner drivers
# Seized
# Seized

Shane Ross says new law was needed as gardaí seize 377 cars driven by unaccompanied learner drivers

Feb 14th 2019, 5:33 PM 40,403 Views 152 Comments

Criticism has been levelled at the transport minister over the long wait times for the driving test.

# learner-driver - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'We're working on it': Taoiseach admits there are unacceptable delays in driving test wait times
# Learner Driver
# Learner Driver

'We're working on it': Taoiseach admits there are unacceptable delays in driving test wait times

Jan 30th 2019, 2:51 PM 21,379 Views 110 Comments

Some people are waiting over 20 weeks to get a date for the driving test.

# learner-driver - Friday 21 December, 2018

From midnight, it's illegal for car owners to let unaccompanied learners drive their vehicle
# Clancy Amendment
# Clancy Amendment

From midnight, it's illegal for car owners to let unaccompanied learners drive their vehicle

Dec 21st 2018, 12:00 PM 36,992 Views 129 Comments

“Unaccompanied learner driving is illegal and it is dangerous,” Minister Shane Ross said today.

# learner-driver - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Cabinet approves changes to make it illegal to let unaccompanied learners drive your car
# Prosecution
# Prosecution

Cabinet approves changes to make it illegal to let unaccompanied learners drive your car

Nov 7th 2017, 9:42 PM 39,918 Views 101 Comments

Gardaí will also be allowed seize a vehicle if a learner driver is discovered to be driving without a qualified driver present.

# learner-driver - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Learner caught driving high on cocaine, cannabis and benzodiazepines
# All The Drugs
# All The Drugs

Learner caught driving high on cocaine, cannabis and benzodiazepines

Oct 21st 2017, 2:19 PM 28,350 Views 71 Comments

The driver was arrested.

# learner-driver - Friday 6 January, 2017

Over 150 unaccompanied learner drivers involved in serious or fatal collisions in last five years
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Over 150 unaccompanied learner drivers involved in serious or fatal collisions in last five years

Jan 6th 2017, 9:37 PM 16,549 Views 62 Comments

Meanwhile, the Road Safety Authority is looking into establishing a public database of disqualified drivers.

# learner-driver - Monday 27 July, 2015

F1 youngster to sit driving test after finishing fourth at Hungarian GP
# L Plate
From The42
# L Plate

F1 youngster to sit driving test after finishing fourth at Hungarian GP

Jul 27th 2015, 12:36 PM 5,550 Views 6 Comments

Max Verstappen will use the break to get his road driving licence.

# learner-driver - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Even Irish army tanks need L plates, you know
# Tanks A Tousand
From The Daily Edge
# Tanks A Tousand

Even Irish army tanks need L plates, you know

May 15th 2014, 1:45 PM 3,510 Views 6 Comments

Is there a licensed driver with him? We need to know this.

# learner-driver - Friday 9 May, 2014

Planning to take the driver theory or driving test? You need to read this.
# Sponsored
# Sponsored

Planning to take the driver theory or driving test? You need to read this.

May 9th 2014, 3:46 PM 52,210 Views 19 Comments

Unofficial test websites have ripped off over 5,000 people in last 12 months. Here’s how to avoid them.

# learner-driver - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

You'll only understand these terrors if you've learned to drive
# L Plates
From The Daily Edge
# L Plates

You'll only understand these terrors if you've learned to drive

Jul 16th 2013, 6:00 PM 29,442 Views 89 Comments

In which case, you’ll never forget it.

# learner-driver - Friday 19 October, 2012

Poll: Do you agree with a harsher penalty points system for novice drivers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you agree with a harsher penalty points system for novice drivers?

Oct 19th 2012, 9:41 AM 9,562 Views 122 Comments

New measures could see novice drivers taken off the road after racking up just six penalty points. Do you agree?

# learner-driver - Monday 7 May, 2012

43 per cent of learner permit holders drive unaccompanied
# Motorists
# Motorists

43 per cent of learner permit holders drive unaccompanied

May 7th 2012, 3:26 PM 10,598 Views 84 Comments

A Garda investigation found that 43 per cent of learner drivers were not accompanied by a fully-licensed driver, and 30 per cent were not displaying L plates on their vehicles.

# learner-driver - Monday 3 October, 2011

Warning over unofficial driving test websites
# Warning
# Warning

Warning over unofficial driving test websites

Oct 3rd 2011, 8:26 AM 761 Views 0 Comments

The Road Safety Authority has warned learner drivers not to use unofficial websites – which often charge a fee and take personal information – when booking their theory or driving tests.

# learner-driver - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Drunk man gets 8-year-old son to drive truck
# Learner Driver
From The Daily Edge
# Learner Driver

Drunk man gets 8-year-old son to drive truck

Aug 2nd 2011, 2:24 PM 1,532 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, his four-year-old daughter slept on the back seat.