Category Archives: • General Stuff

Here you will find a collection of posts capturing my everyday thoughts and opinions on all things driving.

In addition, I also use this category to both inform and share my opinion on motoring related news articles hitting the headlines.

Driving Lessons Sunderland: The EcoBeast’s New Clothes!

After much deliberation, I finally decided to bite the bullet and have the mighty EcoBeast professionally sign written. While I adore her looking all stealthy and moody: well, as stealthy and moody as you can be given that she sports a bright red roof, door mirrors, and front grill surround (!), I do enjoy having […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: AND NOW, THE WINNER IS

Finally, after many weeks’ of keeping the news to myself due to an imposed embargo, I am both proud and humbled in equal measure to now be in a position to announce that Chris Chambers School of Motoring has been named ‘Most Trusted Driving School – Sunderland’ in the ‘2017 AI Business Excellence’ awards. I […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: The EcoBeast Has Arrived!

THE ECOBEAST HAS ARRIVED! Following what seems very long few weeks’, I have finally taken delivery of my new tuition vehicle! She is a Ford Fiesta ST-Line 1.0T 140ps Black Edition. While this occasion is bittersweet due to my sentimental attachment to my previous tuition vehicle, I am very much looking forward to making many […]

Can Hay Fever Affect Your Driving?

An interesting and informative article from guest contributor, Lindsay Neal, on behalf of Go Girl Car Insurance. Can Hay Fever Affect Your Driving? One of the few unwelcome summer visitors, hay fever affects around one-third of the population. With its nuisance symptoms, it can interfere with many aspects of everyday life.  As a new driver, […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: I Saw This And It Made Me Smile!

I saw this, and it made me smile! 😃 Chris. Positivity. Growth. Progression. Achievement: Be Brilliant. Check out my great offer 24/7 at Driving Lessons Sunderland. Driving Schools Sunderland. Driving Instructors Sunderland.                                    

Driving Lessons Sunderland: So Long 2016, Hello 2017!!

…So Long 2016, Hello 2017!! Given that the year of 2016 is nearing its end, I would like to take this opportunity to say an ENORMOUS thank you to all of my friends and family for their love and support over the last year, both on a personal level, and of course professionally. ABSOLUTELY PRICELESS! […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: Motorway Lessons For Learner Drivers.

Motorway Lessons For Learner Drivers. Plans are afoot to allow learner drivers to use motorways, in an effort to help them to learn how to join, leave, overtake, and use the lanes correctly. Learners must be accompanied by an approved driving instructor (ADI), in a vehicle fitted with dual controls. Furthermore, such lessons will be […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: Christmas Greetings!

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM CHRIS CHAMBERS SCHOOL OF MOTORING. Christmas is finally just around the corner, and I am now officially on holiday until 2017! While I am still contactable via the usual channels during this period, I have no more on-road training commitments for the remainder of the year 2016, therefore I can finally step […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: Christmas & New Year 2016.

Chris Chambers School of Motoring Operating Hours: Christmas & New Year. I will be taking a well-earned and much desired break from teaching over the festive period with effect from close of business on Friday 23rd December 2016, and I will commence driver training on Wednesday 4th January 2016. While there will be no practical […]

Driving Lessons Sunderland: Christmas 2016 Gift Offer.