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    DVSA ADI Driving instructor based in the High Peak, Derbyshire and cover Buxton, Whaley Bridge, Chapel en le frith, New Mills & Glossop. Offering structured, professional, friendly tuition to suit all abilities. Whether a nervous learner driver or experienced driver wanting to improve their driving, I teach with a calm and patient manner . Special offers, introductory rates, . Personal record, visual aids and free handouts. Help and advice on preparing for theory and hazard perception test. Motorway tuition.

    Passers gallery - 104 entries

    Charlotte

    philshaw682017 Charlotte passed with Pass With Phil Driving School I passed my test 4 years ago in a foreign country, after not driving for 3 years, and needing to practice driving on the left. I was nervous about going out onto the busy UK roads! But Phil brought my confidence back, not treating me like a new learner but also concentrating on the areas i was most worried about. Now i have my own car - and life is MUCH easier!! Thanks Phil!

    Amanda

    philshaw682017 Amanda passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Amanda who passed her driving test in Buxton this morning. It was a great drive and you have worked so hard.Enjoy your independence and safe driving. Well done again.

    James

    philshaw682017 James passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to James on passing his test this morning and with only 1 minor fault. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Good luck James.

    Bianca

    philshaw682017 Bianca passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Bianca who passed her driving test today ( 10th March) A smooth controlled drive and only 3 driver faults. Great drive today, well done. Enjoy your freedom and independence and stay safe. best of luck Bianca.

    Just wanted to say again thankyou so much for everything, you have been the biggest help! I really couldn´t of passed my test without you and it was you who had so much confidence in me to pass! I really can´t thankyou enough. You have been amazing Phil!

    Tara

    philshaw682017 Tara passed with Pass With Phil Driving School CONGRATULATIONS to Tara, who passed her driving test this morning on her 1st attempt and with only 3 driver faults. Great drive, well done. Its been an absolute pleasure meeting you and you have worked so hard. Thanks again for choosing Pass With Phil Driving School. Stay safe and enjoy your independence.

    Rhianna

    philshaw682017 Rhianna passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Rhianna, who passed her driving test today ( 12th June) with only 3 driver faults. A great effort, you were brilliant. Its been an absolute pleasure teaching you to drive and will hopefully see you soon for some motorway tuition. Well done again, enjoy your independence, stay safe and take care.

    Sienna

    philshaw682017 Sienna passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Sienna, who passed her driving test first time this morning ( 18th June) with only 5 driver faults. You thoroughly deserve today as you have worked so hard and one of the few to pass both theory and driving test first time. Its been a pleasure meeting you and teaching you to drive, We've had a great time together and gunna miss you. Well done again and enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Adam

    philshaw682017 Adam passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Adam from Glossop, who passed his driving test today ( 25th June) at the first attempt and with only 1 driver fault. Amazing drive, well done. Its been a pleasure meeting you and i wish you all the best for the future. Thanks again for using Pass With Phil Driving School. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Robert

    philshaw682017 Robert passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Rob who passed his driving test today, 27th June, at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. A great drive Rob, well done. Its been fantastic meeting you and helping you learn to drive. Stay safe and enjoy your independence. See you soon.

    Lauren

    philshaw682017 Lauren passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Lauren who passed her driving test this morning ,30th June, at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. She joins the exclusive group who have passed both theory and driving test first time. Its been great helping you to learn to drive. Stay safe and enjoy your independence.

    Natalie

    philshaw682017 Natalie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Natalie, who passed her test in Buxton this morning ( 20th August) A great drive, well done. Another to join that exclusive club of passing theory and driving test first time.Enjoy your independence, take care and stay safe.

    Antonia

    philshaw682017 Antonia passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Antonia, who passed her driving test in Buxton today ( 29th August). A great drive and only 2 minor faults. It's been an absolute pleasure teaching you to drive. Enjoy your independence, have fun and stay safe.

    Dominic

    philshaw682017 Dominic passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Dominic who passed his driving test in Buxton this morning (11th Sept). Well done on a nice controlled drive. It's been an absolute pleasure teaching you to drive and I wish you all the best. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Thanks again for using Pass With Phil Driving School.

    Debra

    philshaw682017 Debra passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Debra on passing her driving test today ( 29th September) in Buxton. A great drive and only 4 minor faults. So proud of you and you have worked so hard for this, well done. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Aaron

    philshaw682017 Aaron passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Aaron who passed his test in Buxton at the first attempt on Friday 3rd October. He joins that exclusive club who have passed both theory and practical tests first time. It's been a pleasure meeting you and teaching you to drive. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Thank you again for choosing Pass With Phil Driving School.

    Nathan

    philshaw682017 Nathan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Nathan, who passed his driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 4 minor faults. He joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. Great drive today, well done. Its been great teaching and we've had a great laugh along the way. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Thanks again for choosing Pass With Phil Driving School.

    Jasmin

    philshaw682017 Jasmin passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Jasmin, who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton ( 27th October). A great drive, well done. It has been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you learn to drive. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Look forward to receiving a photo of you with your new car :) Take care.

    Georgia

    philshaw682017 Georgia passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Georgia who passed her driving test in Buxton this afternoon at the first attempt. A great drive, well done. You've worked so hard for this and thoroughly deserve it. Its been an absolute pleasure meeting you and teaching you to drive. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Gunna miss ya.

    Josh

    philshaw682017 Josh passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Josh, who passed his test at the first attempt in Buxton on 6th November. Great drive as I have never seen rain like that before!! Torrential! Josh unfortunately broke his hand 5 weeks ago, the day before his initial test, so it's been worth the wait. He joins that exclusive club who have passed both theory and practical, first time. Its been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you learn to drive. Take care, enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Emelie

    philshaw682017 Emelie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Emelie who passed her driving test today (5th December) at the first attempt. To say she was nervous was an understatement, but she had an amazing drive and only 2 driver faults. She joins that exclusive club of having passed her theory and driving test 1st time. It has been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you to learn to drive. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Have a great Christmas, I'm sure you will

    Emily

    philshaw682017 Emily passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Emily who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton (9th December)and with only 1 driver fault. A fantastic drive, well done. Its been lovely meeting you and helping you to achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Have a great Christmas and all the best for 2015.

    Ellen

    philshaw682017 Ellen passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Ellen, who passed her driving test this morning(16th December) in Buxton at the first attempt. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. A great drive and with only 5 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Ella

    philshaw682017 Ella passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to my daughter Ella who passed her driving test today (17th December) in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 1 driver fault. She was 18 on Monday, so what a great birthday and Christmas present. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. Well done hun, so proud.

    Luke

    philshaw682017 Luke passed with Pass With Phil Driving School First test of 2015 which resulted in a pass. Huge congratulations go to Luke who passed his driving test in Buxton today and with only 3 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jamie

    philshaw682017 Jamie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations go to Jamie who passed his driving test this morning (28th Jan) in Buxton, at the first attempt and with only 5 minor faults. Jamie joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. A great, controlled drive today, well done. Its been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. all the best.

    Ellie

    philshaw682017 Ellie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Ellie, who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton( 12th February)and at the first attempt. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time.The test had been cancelled due to snow, so worth the wait! A great drive as you were very nervous, well done. It´s been great meeting you and a pleasure helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Karl

    philshaw682017 Karl passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Karl who passed his driving test today in Buxton and with only 1 driver fault. A fantastic drive and fully deserved, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Beth

    philshaw682017 Beth passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Beth, who passed her driving test today in Buxton and with only 5 minor faults. A great drive and fully deserved, well done. It´s been great meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. All the best Beth, take care.

    Lewis

    philshaw682017 Lewis passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Lewis who passed his test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 2 driver faults. It´s been great meeting you and glad I could help you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Sarah

    philshaw682017 Sarah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Sarah who passed her driving test today in Buxton(31st March) and with only 6 minor faults. A nice controlled drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and teaching you to drive with lots of laughs along the way. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. All the best.

    Tom

    philshaw682017 Tom passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations go to Tom who passed his driving test in Buxton this morning( 1st April) at the first attempt. Great drive Tom, well done. Been great meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Take care and stay safe.

    Nicole

    philshaw682017 Nicole passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Nicole, who passed her driving test today in Buxton ( 8th April). You were very nervous going into it and even had a bit of the old disco leg on those pedals, but you stayed calm and had a great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Sean

    philshaw682017 Sean passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Sean on passing his driving test today in Buxton. A great drive, well done. It´s been a pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. All the best Sean, take care.

    Sharna

    philshaw682017 Sharna passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Sharna who passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 6 minor faults.I know you were quite nervous going into it, but handled the nerves very well and had a great drive. It´s been great meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy the driving, enjoy your independence and stay safe. Take care.

    Kim

    philshaw682017 Kim passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Kim, who passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 3 minor faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and pracrical tests first time. A great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. See ya soon for motorway lessons.

    Rebekah

    philshaw682017 Rebekah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Rebekah who passed her driving test today in Buxton(22nd May) and with only 2 faults. A lovely controlled drive considering you were so nervous. I´ve loved every minute of our lessons and it´s been great helping you achieve your goal. Best of luck to you, enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Leah

    philshaw682017 Leah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Time to say goodbye to another full licence holder. Huge congratulations to Leah, who passed her driving test in Buxton this morning ( 13th June). It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and I´ve enjoyed every lesson, you´ve been a star. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Best of luck and hopefully see you around.

    Ashley

    philshaw682017 Ashley passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Well there goes another full licence holder. Massive congratulations go to Ashley who passed his driving test in Buxton today ( 18th June) at the first attempt and had only 1 driver fault. Ashley is one of the exclusive group to have passed both theory and driving test first time. It´s been a pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Take care bud.

    Sadie

    philshaw682017 Sadie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Sadie, who passed her driving test this morning (8/7/15) in Buxton and with only 2 driver faults. Just want to say it´s been a pleasure meeting you and I´ve enjoyed every minute of helping you achieve your goal, you have worked so hard. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Hopefully see you soon for a motorway lesson.

    Hannah

    philshaw682017 Hannah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Hannah, who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 2 driver faults. An excellent drive, well done. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Hannah T

    philshaw682017 Hannah T passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations go to Hannah, who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton 17th August) and at the first attempt with only 3 faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Nathan

    philshaw682017 Nathan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Nathan, who passed his driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 5 faults. Another one to join the club of passing both theory and driving test first time. You´ve been an absolute star and it´s been great helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Saskia

    philshaw682017 Saskia passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another 1st time pass this time for Saskia. Massive congratulations for passing this morning in Buxton ( 27th August) and with only 6 faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. All the best at Sheffield Hallam university.

    Kara

    philshaw682017 Kara passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Huge congratulations to Kara, who passed her test today in Buxton and with only 5 faults. So proud of you as I know you were very nervous. I´ve enjoyed every lesson we´ve had and It´s been an absolute pleasure helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Frankiee

    philshaw682017 Frankiee passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to a not very well Frankiee, who passed her test today in Buxton and with only 2 faults. Although feeling under the weather you had a great drive and fully deserved the pass. It´s been great meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jade

    philshaw682017 Jade passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Another first time pass, this time for Jade,who passed today in Buxton and with only 6 faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Ben

    philshaw682017 Ben passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Ben who passed his driving test today at the first attempt and with only 7 driver faults.Another one to join the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical first time. It´s been a pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Tallis

    philshaw682017 Tallis passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink! Another first time pass this morning for Tallis with only 5 faults. Congratulations mate, all the hard work has paid off. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Rachel

    philshaw682017 Rachel passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Another first time pass for one of the most nervous learners I have ever had.
    Massive well done to Rachel who joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time as she passed today and with only 2 faults. You have worked so hard and fully deserve today. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Take care.

    Lauren

    philshaw682017 Lauren passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Lauren who passed her driving test today (18th December) in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 2 faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Sarah

    philshaw682017 Sarah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Massive congratulations to Sarah, who passed her test in Buxton today ( 29th January). All the hard work has paid off. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe, Happy driving.

    Megan

    philshaw682017 Megan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Meg on passing her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 5 faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and practical first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe, Happy driving.

    Katie

    philshaw682017 Katie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Congratulations to Katie, who passed her test this morning (17th Feb) in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 5 minors. A bit shy for the photo, but a great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Chelsea

    philshaw682017 Chelsea passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Chelsea who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton and with just 7 faults. A great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Clare

    philshaw682017 Clare passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Clare, who passed her driving test this morning (23rd Feb) in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 7 faults. With the added pressure of finishing work on Friday, to move to Birmingham next week and to have a baby in the next few weeks, you did fantastic. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jess

    philshaw682017 Jess passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Second pass of the day, so 2 out of 2 and this time a massive congratulations to Jess, who passed her driving test this afternoon (23rd Feb)in Buxton and with only 2 faults. An emotional day for Jess, as her beloved dog was put to sleep yesterday through illness, so today was for him. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Hayley

    philshaw682017 Hayley passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Hayley who passed her driving test in Buxton today (11th March). A fantastic, controlled and safe drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Look after yourself when you get back to Liverpool.

    Ryan

    philshaw682017 Ryan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Ryan on passing his driving test today in Buxton (23rd March) at the first attempt and with only 3 driver faults. Ryan joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and practical first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jack

    philshaw682017 Jack passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Congratulations to Jack who passed his driving test this morning in Buxton (5th April) at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Rachael

    philshaw682017 Rachael passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Congratulations to Rachael who passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 5 faults. She joins the exclusive club having passed theory and practical first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Olivia

    philshaw682017 Olivia passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge Congratulations to Olivia, who passed her driving test today in Buxton and with only 2 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    James

    philshaw682017 James passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another first time pass this morning in Buxton for James and with only 2 driver faults. So a huge congratulations goes to him and I wish him all the best. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Brad

    philshaw682017 Brad passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Brad, who passed his driving test this morning (8th July)in Buxton and at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Hannah

    philshaw682017 Hannah passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Hannah, who passed her driving test today in Buxton (12th July) at the first attempt and with only 3 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Tamsin

    philshaw682017 Tamsin passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another first time pass. Congratulations to Tamsin who passed with only 2 driver faults today in Buxton (18th July). Triple joy for Tamsin, as her boyfriend Jack passed first time with me a couple of months ago, and they have also recently got engaged to be married. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Stay safe and have a great wedding day.

    Kayleigh

    philshaw682017 Kayleigh passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Huge congratulations to Kayleigh who passed her test today in Buxton and with only 6 minor faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Sam

    philshaw682017 Sam passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Sam who passed his driving test today in Buxton(29th August) and with only 4 driver faults. Great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jake

    philshaw682017 Jake passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to my son Jake, on passing his driving test this morning in Buxton(5th September) and with only 2 driver faults. Finally overcame the nerves and panic to hold it together and have a really good drive. And as I say to all those that pass,
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.
    Well done son x

    Summer

    philshaw682017 Summer passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Huge congratulations to Summer on passing her driving test this morning in Buxton(8th September) at the first attempt and with only 3 driver faults. She joins that exclusive club of passing both theory and practical first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Naomi

    philshaw682017 Naomi passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Great start to Monday morning with Naomi passing her test in Buxton(12th September) at the first attempt and with only 4 minor faults. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jordan

    philshaw682017 Jordan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School A great start to October with Jordan passing her driving test today in Buxton and with only 5 driver faults. You were amazing, congratulations and well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Danny

    philshaw682017 Danny passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Danny after passing his driving test today in Buxton(8th October) and with only 3 driver faults. It´s been a pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Ethan

    philshaw682017 Ethan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Ethan, drummer in the band ´Oddity Road´ and now a pink license holder. Ethan passed his driving test today (24th October) in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe and best of luck with the band.

    Eleanor

    philshaw682017 Eleanor passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Eleanor who passed her driving test today in Buxton(11th November) at the first attempt and with only 3 driver faults. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure meeting you and taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Joel

    philshaw682017 Joel passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink.
    Huge congratulations to Joel who passed his driving test today in Buxton(17th November) at the first attempt and with only 5 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal . Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Lily

    philshaw682017 Lily passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Lily who passed her test today in Buxton and with only 1 driver fault, amazing, well done.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    callum

    philshaw682017 callum passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Callum, who passed his driving test today in Buxton(20th December) at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults, a nice early Christmas present. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Bobbi

    philshaw682017 Bobbi passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Bobbi, who passed her driving test today in Buxton(3rd January) and with only 2 driver faults. The first driving test pass of 2017.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Kirsty

    philshaw682017 Kirsty passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Huge congratulations to Kirsty who passed her test today in Buxton(10th January) and with only 5 driver faults. You managed to stay calm and contain the nerves, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Annie

    philshaw682017 Annie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink.
    Massive congratulations to Annie, who overcame the nerves to pass her driving test this morning(28th January) and with only 2 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Gunna miss the cake you use to bring to lessons

    Jess

    philshaw682017 Jess passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Jess, who passed her driving test today at the first attempt and with only 7 driver faults. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Dan

    philshaw682017 Dan passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another 1st time pass today, this time for Dan who had a great drive and only got 6 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Alex

    philshaw682017 Alex passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Yayyy, another 1st time pass :)
    Huge congratulations to Alex who passed her driving test today in Buxton(27th February)at the first attempt and with only 7 driver faults. Given that your first test had to be terminated by the examiner because someone ran into you(the other drivers fault) and also today that you are very poorly, you´ve done absolutely amazing.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. Take care.

    Jamie

    philshaw682017 Jamie passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another first time pass today for Jamie.
    Huge congratulations after passing first time and with only 3 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and practical tests first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jack P

    philshaw682017 Jack P passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Jack, who finally overcame the nerves to pass in Buxton today, well done bud, a great drive.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.
    Coolest pass picture to date!

    Ella

    philshaw682017 Ella passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Ella, who has just passed her driving test in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 1 driver fault, amazing drive, well done.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Max

    philshaw682017 Max passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Max who passed his driving test today in Buxton(7th April) and with only 5 driver faults. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Martha

    philshaw682017 Martha passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Martha, who passed her driving test today in Buxton(27th April) and with only 3 driver faults. You´ve worked really hard for that pass and I´m so proud of you. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Joe

    philshaw682017 Joe passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations to Joe, who passed his driving test today in Buxton(3rd April) and with only 4 driver faults, a great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons, enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Caitlin

    philshaw682017 Caitlin passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink.
    Huge congratulations to Caitlin who passed her driving test this morning in Buxton, a great drive, well done.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons, enjoy your independence and stay safe. Hope you manage to find a car this weekend, send me a picture

    Lucy

    philshaw682017 Lucy passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Lucy, who passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons, enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Toni

    philshaw682017 Toni passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Another first time pass for Toni in Buxton this morning. You held your nerve and nailed it, congratulations. You join the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal.
    Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Kate W

    philshaw682017 Kate W passed with Pass With Phil Driving School A hat-trick of first time passes in the last week and another massive well done to Kate, who passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Amy

    philshaw682017 Amy passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Amy who passed her test this morning in Buxton and with only 4 driver faults. A test different to any I have done before as Amy is actually in labour and due to give birth shortly, so a interesting start to the day. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons. Enjoy your independence and stay safe. And I wish you all the best with your new arrival, take care x

    Ailsa

    philshaw682017 Ailsa passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Out with the green and in with the pink. Huge congratulations to Ailsa who passed her driving test today in Buxton and with only 4 driver faults. Well done, it´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons, enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Phoebe

    philshaw682017 Phoebe passed with Pass With Phil Driving School A fantastic start to Monday morning with Phoebe passing her driving test at the first attempt in Buxton. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time and has matched her sister who to passed both first time with me 2 years ago.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Jake

    philshaw682017 Jake passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Jake, who passed his driving test today(1st August)in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 3 driver faults. He joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons, enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Katie H

    philshaw682017 Katie H passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Katie this morning who has passed her driving test in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 6 driver faults. A great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Harriet

    philshaw682017 Harriet passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Harriet, who passed her test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 4 driver faults. She joins the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Adele B

    philshaw682017 Adele B passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Massive congratulations to Adele who has passed her driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 6 driver faults. Another one to join the exclusive club of passing both theory and driving test first time. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Matt

    philshaw682017 Matt  passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go Matt, who passed his driving test today in Buxton at the first attempt and with only 2 driver faults. A milestone for me as Matt becomes my 100th test pass since I started as a driving instructor.
    It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Emma T

    philshaw682017 Emma T passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Emma, who passed her driving test today in Buxton (19th September). A great drive and managed those nerves really well. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    Lucinda

    philshaw682017 Lucinda passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Lucinda who passed her driving test today in Buxton and with only 2 driver faults, a great drive, well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe

    Jack I

    philshaw682017 Jack I passed with Pass With Phil Driving School Huge congratulations go to Jack who passed his driving test this morning in Buxton (6th October), well done. It´s been an absolute pleasure taking you for lessons and helping you achieve your goal. Enjoy your independence and stay safe.

    84 passers comments

    Kirsty

    A friend suggested Pass with Phil to me when I was struggling with another instructor. Driving wasn´t something I enjoyed and I would often return from a lesson unhappy and dreading the next one. With Phil however, the opposite is true; from the start he encouraged me, reassured me, and made me laugh to the point I actually looked forward to lessons.

    Phil is very patient and explained any mistakes so that I understood why they happened and then how to correct them. His positive disposition stopped me dwelling on those mistakes so I could carry on and ultimately pass.

    Phil sends out handouts summarising each lesson which are useful as they allow you to see where improvements can be made and reflect on them in preparation for the next lesson and the test.

    Would 100% recommend him to anyone. Thank you for everything Phil!

    Tallis

    Well where do I start? Phil is a legend in the making and clearly knows what he is doing. He has helped me so much to become a good driver and helped me pass my test 1st time. Phil is a man with lots of patience and is one of the most kind and genuine blokes around. If I was having a bad lesson or making mistakes he would never shout at you, he would just talk you through it and always tell you how the mistakes can be made better.
    Phil isn´t short of any banter either haha, he does nothing but make you laugh for the duration of your lessons and he helps keep nerves away. He isn´t short of conversation and has many stories to tell.
    Thank you so much for helping me pass my test but more importantly become a good and safe driver! I am very grateful for all the help you gave me and you really are a good man. I would definitely recommend people to take their lessons with Phil if you want to be a good driver.

    Cheers mate! Stay safe and keep up the good work.

    Tara

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    I really enjoyed learning to drive with Phil. He is an encouraging supportive teacher who honestly cares about his learners. He is very dedicated and provides great support outside of lessons too. I found the structure of his lessons very clear, so I was continually aware of my progress. Phil is a nice guy and we had a good laugh during the lessons too; as happy as I am to have passed my test, I will miss having lessons!

    Jack

    ´Pass with Phil´ does exactly what it says on the tin!! My girlfriend recommended Phil to me after I struggled with other instructors, and with Phil´s help I passed the Theory Test, and the Practical Test 1st time!!

    After lesson´s, without fail Phil will email you about how the lesson went, things to improve on & handout´s that help you understand how to drive safely. I would recommend Phil to literally anyone!

    Phil is such a genuine guy who will help you with everything and will never beat around the bush, he´ll get you passed and on the road in no time at all! And even after you have passed Phil will still keep in touch to see how your progressing

    Rachael

    Pass with Phil Driving School was recommended to me from a number of people. Phil calls round to the house before lessons to introduce himself and the car. The lessons are relaxed, a good laugh and nothing is rushed, allowing progress to be made at individual speeds making the experience more enjoyable.
    Phil always emails a lesson briefing after every lesson, letting you know what went well, highlights areas to improve, a plan for your next lesson and home learning tasks via handouts on manoeuvres, road markings, etc.
    The Theory Test Pro website was one of the most beneficial things for theory test preparation. It is a great help for highway code questions and hazard perception videos. Phil is able to keep track of your progress and suggest sections to focus on.
    Phil is always contactable for any questions. I have loved every minute of learning to drive with Phil and I would recommend him to anyone wanting to learn to drive or improve their confidence behind the wheel. Phil teaches you drive, not just to pass a test.
    Thank you very much for helping me to pass both my theory and practical first time, Rachael (The SuperStar) xx

    Joel

    "What can I say? Really friendly guy and makes you feel relaxed and safe throughout learning. Don´t think there was a moment I actually felt scared about driving with Phil, he always made sure it was safe to drive. Throughout learning to drive we did it safely, sticking to the basics and ensuring we were ready for the worst situations. He´s always really well prepared and up for anything, I highly recommend him as he is such a great teacher and lovely person to drive with, his jokes aren´t the best though! Easily give him 5 star for his teaching and friendliness."

    Toni B

    I just passed my test first time today with the help of Phil.
    I absolutely could not recommend him any more highly. After each lesson you get a briefing of what went well and what you need to focus on, which is brilliant as you know where you will be upto on the next lesson. I didn´t stop laughing the whole time every single lesson which makes the experience of learning so much more fun! It you want to learn how to drive safely but still enjoy it phil is your man!!

    Debra

    Well what can I say about Phil Shaw? Other than he is the godfather of all Driving Instructors. You wanna pass your driving test then Phil Shaw is your man that can. He cares about each and every student like they are a member of his family. He not only teaches you how to be a safe confident driver but why you should be doing it in the m.s.p.s.l. order, to enable you to become the perfect driver he has taught you to be. I don´t think I have ever met a man who is so passionate about his job. He is always there to help you. Whether it be to pass your theory test i.e test Pro, or a text at stupid o´clock about a question that has been niggling away at you. He always gets back to you a.s.a.p. If it wasn´t for Phil Shaw I would never have become the safe confident driver that I am today. So I want to say a massive thank you now Phil As not only did you do a good job at teaching me to drive but you also made it so much fun. I will cherish some if not all of my driving memories I have like when we saw a man on a bicycle with a parrot on his shoulder driving down towards Morrisons. Strange but true. lol . my only regret about passing my Driving test is that I won´t get to take driving lessons anymore with Phil.I gonna love ya and leave it here cause otherwise I could drown on forever but you already know there´s no shutting me up ay Phil lol Stay safe and stay true. your number 1 driving student Debra Millward x x x

    Lucinda

    I was recommended to Phil from friends that had previously learnt with him. From my very first lesson I felt at ease and comfortable to ask any questions. He was fun, helpful and patient, this really helped me enjoy and look forward to lessons. Phil gave great handouts and briefings after lessons to let me know what I did well and what I could improve on. He was always on time and kept me up to date with plans and timings. I´m so glad I picked Phil as it lead me to feel nice and prepared for my practical as well as being a massive help with my theory. So if you´re looking for a safe, fun and friendly driving instructor, Phil is definitely the one!
    Thanks so much!!

    Rhianna

    I First started learning with Phil at the start of this year, he was recommended to me from a good friend of mine who is also learning with him. Phil is such a dude and he really cares for his learners when it comes to driving and person problems. Phil is very supportive and encouraging, whenever I had a bad day he would always cheer me up and make me believe that anything is possible. Iv really enjoyed learning with Phil his lessons have been the best and we have had such a laugh! Thanks for everything Phil. :D

    Lily

    "Pass with Phil, has had such a wonderful, helpful and positive impact not only on my driving but my life. If you´re looking for supportive , understanding , enjoyable lessons, then I recommend Phil in every circumstance. Phil can adapt to anyone´s learning style, by demonstrations , handouts/leaflets and electronic games. This really helped me achieve my potential and achieve goals towards my driving , I don´t just know the physical parts to driving , I understand why I understand exactly why I am doing something. Phil is such an approachable , fun, caring instructor I wouldnt dare go with anyone else. I have had a wonderful experience , had fun along the way , and passed my test with 1 minor. Like I say if you´re after a supportive , educating, flexible friend and instructor , do not hesitate to give Phil a message. Absolutely fabulous , I´ll miss you Phil. 5 stars for sure"

    Emily

    If anyone were to ask me to recommend them a driving instructor then I’d tell them to contact Phil straight away. From the day I had my first lesson, I knew that I was comfortable learning under Phil’s instruction and that I would be taught at a professional level. Phil is extremely friendly and is there whenever you need to ask him about anything. I have thoroughly enjoyed driving with Phil and the excellent instruction I received was shown through my great result in my driving test. Thank you so much for the help you’ve given me Phil, all the best for the future

    Josh

    Cheers for everything Phil, I appreciate everything you have done for me, I honestly don’t think that I could have done half as good or passed my test first time if I had learnt with another driving instructor. Phil was so helpful throughout these past few months and he really does go the extra mile with teaching, and I would recommend him to anyone!

    Thanks for everything, see you around J

    Ella

    ´Passing my driving test with my Dad as my instructor was really good because I was treated the same as every other student, and it didn´t feel weird to actually be learning with my Dad. When I was in the car, he was my instructor just like with everybody else. I always felt safe and at ease and I learned only the best because he´s such a good instructor. I honestly couldn´t have passed my test if it wasn´t for him! The good thing is that even though I´m his daughter, he wasn´t afraid of telling me when I did something wrong and areas that I needed to work on, just like another student. Definitely the best instructor/Dad ever! Thanks for everything, we did it together and we passed.´

    Ben

    "I learnt to drive with Phil after my sister passed with him first time. It was a great experience, he is always very patient and explains everything very well. He is always there for you if you need help with anything, especially when revising for your theory and he is only ever a phone call or text away. I passed both my theory and practical first time thanks to his excellent teaching. I would 100% recommend using Phil to any person wanting to learn to drive."

    Chelsea

    I would 100% recommend Phil to anyone, he´s a top driving instructor and can get you through it all.
    The best thing about Phil is how he makes you feel so at ease when driving, he puts no pressure onto you whilst driving what so ever and it really helps you with your confidence.
    Phil will do anything he can to get you through both of your tests, theory and practical, I can´t put into words how great Phil was on lessons, especially coming up to my tests.
    You´ll easily make a good friend with Phil but you´d struggle to find a better or more helpful instructor, best driving instructor around.

    :))

    Amanda

    "I would recommend Pass with Phil to anyone, Phil is always really friendly, really helpful and great at building confidence. He´s quite simply one of the best teachers I´ve ever known, he helps you to learn in your own time, in your own way. I don´t doubt for a second that I wouldn´t have passed if it weren´t for him."

    Adele

    After a rocky start with 3 different instructors a friend recommended pass with Phil and it was the best thing i did. Phil is brilliant, hes kind, patient and helpful. He explains things in a way that you understand.He never gets cross or shouts and he has time, not many driving instructors do. He is always a call or a text away which is fab when you dont understand a theory question with plenty of nice reminders to practise using a brill theory site provided. I always looked forward to my lessons each week learning the theory and general driving and monovers Phil made this fun which helped me settle and become more confident in my driving. Phil is reliable and never cancelled he has a brilliant method of teaching and if he can teach me he can teach anyone

    Danny

    "Phil is a very delightful person to know. My very first time driving was quite an achievement. Phil went through all the basics with me, and while it took a bit of time and patience I managed to get the hang of things. before I knew it the first few months went by and I started to improve and drive with confidence. I received plenty of handouts and advice which were really useful and helped me pass my theory first time aswell as preparing me for my driving test.

    Phil never gave up on me and instead helped me increase my confidence for driving as well as improving my driving skills. I don´t think I could have done any better myself without having him to aid me. You cannot go wrong in any way as he tailors each lesson to a level suitable for you!

    Finally he´s a very kind and outgoing individual. lessons were really fun and enjoyable and we shared plenty of stories and moments together. Highly recommended! Good luck to Phil & all future drivers."

    Eleanor

    "If you´re thinking of learning how to drive I would highly recommend Pass with Phil to anybody. His friendly, calm and positive attitude made my learning experience extremely enjoyable and pleasant. He offers immense support with both your theory and practical work by emailing you lesson briefings each week, helping you to identify what you´re doing well and what areas need improving. Phil has a great sense of humour, and although his jokes are shocking, he still managed to make me laugh multiple times during my lessons!! He is extremely reliable & organised and if you´re ever unsure about anything he´s always at the end of the phone to help you. Nothing ever seems like it´s too much trouble. I couldn´t recommend him enough, and although I´m extremely happy to have passed I do miss our lessons every week. Thanks again Phil!!!

    Saskia

    Phil Shaw is an excellent driving instructor. He is friendly and easy to talk to, offers support and motivation to all his students. Really helped me pass my theory and I could not have passed my test without him. He has given me the confidence and the knowledge to be the best driver I can. So happy that I found such a great teacher
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    Thank You Phil!!

    Sharna

    "Thank you Phil for helping me pass first time. You really helped me gain the skills needed to be a good driver. I always looked forward to my driving lessons as you made them fun, you made me feel comfortable and I really enjoyed myself.

    I unfortunately failed my theory first time with my first driving instructor. I then went with Phil and he taught me everything you need to know for your theory test and I passed straight away. It was all down to Phil´s good teaching and I am very grateful.

    Phil always kept cool, calm and collective whenever I made a mistake and when I needed to improve something. He would always tell you politely and re-assure you and help you to improve.

    I would highly recommend Philip, he is the best instructor anyone could experience, have a good laugh and just enjoy their time driving.

    I am going to miss my lessons with Phil, I will never forget anything you have taught me and always stay safe. I cant thank you enough for helping me achieve my goal. Thank you so much, I will miss you "

    Naomi

    " I would highly recommend Phil to anyone looking to learn to drive. After learning with a different instructor beforehand, I was told about Phil and booked lessons with him instead, and I´m very glad I did after passing first time thanks to his belief in me. The second I got in the car I was made to feel relaxed and very comfortable and was talked through every step of the way. He starts with the basics and works up, which massively helped to build my confidence. Always up for a laugh too which helps to ease the nerves! He treats everyones individual needs with a great deal of care and he´s always around if you have any questions or worries! Always looked forward to Tuesday morning drives, would definitely recommend! Thanks Phil!!

    Aaron

    Phil is a great driving instructor, his calm and focused approach really helped me take my first steps into driving, not only teaching you how to pass your test but also how to drive, you can tell the time and effort Phil puts in behind the scenes sending you reviews on your previous lesson and handouts which you can run over at home, it really shows that he wants you too pass just as much as you do.

    Thanks,
    Aaron

    Nathan

    Well where to start ay Phil.
    I have had a fun few months driving with you, I am sure you haven´t failed to make me smile every lesson.
    You taught me with great patients and understanding whilst making the experience enjoyable.
    Your emails after every lesson were helpful towards my theory test and practical test.
    I know we struggled with me working everyday, it made it hard because I was always tired after work and then to do a 2hour lesson, some days it showed I was tired.

    Nathan

    Rebekah

    "I´m so sorry this is so late, since passing I have been out driving so much, it slipped my mind.
    That just shows that Phil taught me how to drive not just to pass my test. Phil is the best driving instructor I could have asked for.
    I´m a very stubborn girl, and was very close to giving up at one stage, Phil showed me that I was a good driver and that I shouldn´t let the nerves get the better of me.
    He put up with all my moods and moans when I didn´t want to do parallel parks.
    He showed me how fun driving is and what a great experience it is.
    I don´t think I would have enjoyed driving as much if it wasn´t for such a fantastic teacher.
    Never once did he raise his voice to me, even if I messed up completely. Every lesson we had was a laugh and so laid back, it didn´t even feel like one.
    I always looked forward to our lessons each week and I´ll be sad not to be having them anymore.
    I couldn´t thank you anymore Phil! I am so grateful for having such a brilliant instructor.
    Just remember, when those indigo reverse lights come in, I told you so lol x x "

    Amy

    Where do I even start .... so many laughs and tears especially after my car crash and if it wasn´t for you I think I´d of gave up then, but nope you kept me behind that wheel an told me I´ll pass. After 3 times of failing my test through stupid things each time today I walked away with 4 minors and a pass... I can´t thank you enough for the support you have gave me not just in my driving either but overall helping me overcome so much more barriers in general. You are a true star and a top instructor as you know I shout your number to everyone 🙈😂😂, thank you for everything and giving me and my princess the chance for adventure days ... gonna miss the banter lessons oh and them red lights which are green 🙈😂😂😂
    thank you so much for everything Phil ...

    Kara

    I don´t know where to start! Aha! I was such a nervous wreck when I first started that car up! I remember saying to you while up Harpur "I´m going to make this car move today?!" Aha you were so calm considering the amount of times I said "I can´t do it, I don´t like the sound the car makes, or sorry..." But we got there Phil! We finally did it! So thank you so much for everything you have done for me! Out with the green and in with the pink! X

    Nicole

    "I would like to take a moment to thank Phil, not only one of the nicest people you could ever meet but the best driving instructor in the world!

    When choosing a driving instructor I was always worried what it would be like. Would they shout at you? Would they be mad if you couldn´t get something right? I have to say I chose the calmest and patient driving instructor and so should you! I spent most lessons laughing and smiling, and couldn´t wait to get driving again the following week. Even on bad days he would never complain or get annoyed, despite me having a breakdown over parallel parking!

    Phil was great from start to finish, from the moment I first moved the car 2 metres and screamed with excitement to the nervous wreck taking my test.

    I´ve always found it hard to learn by being told things and preferred to take a more ´hands on´ learning method. Phil respects each and every one of his learners learning skills and adapts every single lesson. He had the patience of a saint trying to explain the same manoeuvres over to me again and again. He then continued to have the patience when I didn´t understand the theory test. He took the time and we sat through it and after 1 hour I was able to see where I was going wrong and suddenly the hardest thing In the world seemed so simple!

    Lessons with Phil were always jam packed full of information and fun. Whether it´s learning something new or just perfecting and practising that manoeuvre giving you the confidence when passed to get it right every single time.

    To summarise, Phil isn´t a guy that just teaches you to pass your test, he teaches you to drive. Believe me there´s a big difference. He will go the extra mile for anyone and will do whatever he can to help you always in a professional but fun manner! I have even had the confidence now to take on a driving job, only a couple of months after passing. I couldn´t recommend Phil more.

    Hannah T

    I would recommend phil to anyone. I have really enjoyed learning to drive with phil over the past few months. I had such a good laugh in lessons and any mistakes i made along the way was always turned into a positive and phil gave me the motivation and self - belief i needed to drive and pass my test first time. Thanks for everything Phil!

    Jordan

    "My driving lessons with Phil, never felt like a chore. His laid back, yet professional attitude made driving very enjoyable! Whenever I was nervous or uncertain about a situation, he always put me at ease. His good sense of humour, which usually left me in hysterics, made driving a delight and I used to look forward to my lessons every week. He is very patient and understanding which made bad situations less stressful and worrying. Even with my theory test, he offered great support and helped me learn from my mistakes which led me to pass on my first attempt.

    Although I´m over the moon to be out on the roads, it´s safe to say I miss my lessons with Phil.

    Overall, Phil is an excellent teacher who will always make you feel comfortable and confident with your driving which will lead you to the success of passing. I´d recommend him to anyone who is thinking of learning to drive. Thanks Phil :) "

    Harriet

    After learning with Phil for 5 months, I recommend learning with him so much. Without fail, Phil made sure I had a lesson every week (no cancellations) and was never once late or unreliable in the slightest. Driving was made such a fun experience with no worries due to trusting Phil and being able to chill out whilst learning, I never felt I had one disastrous lesson as Phil would always make sure I understood everything thoroughly and that I was comfortable whilst driving! I couldn´t be happier with the 5 months I had whilst learning and I definitely wouldn´t have been as prepared as I was with both my practical and theory if I hadn´t chosen Phil as my driving instructor. Thanks phil ya legend.

    Sarah

    "Phil is without a doubt the best instructor to learn to drive with. He has all the patience in the world, and puts everything into teaching people to drive safely and with confidence. Everything I have learned is down to Phil! I would never have passed my theory, or my driving test without all his help.

    He is always there whether you need a chat or help with theory questions! There are so so many nice things I could say about Phil, but I think it would be hours worth of typing!

    I have never once walked away from a lesson feeling disappointed about mistakes I have made as Phil shows you in a patient and friendly manner where you have gone wrong and how to improve it, and makes something negative into something positive. Every lesson, I have had a great laugh! I´m kinda sad that I won´t be driving with Phil anymore, but I´ll never forget anything he has taught me! Thanks Phil! I´ll miss Ya! X

    Brad

    Where do I start? There are countless good things to say about ´Pass with Phil´ without a bad word to its name!
    I first found out about Pass with Phil when I applied to take theory lessons during my first couple of weeks at college. It was about a month or two later that me and a friend took up the lessons provided and lo and behold, it was where I met ole Phil!

    On our first driving lesson, I was very nervous with my anxiety going through the roof and Phil could see this due to my handling the car horribly down a fairly straight road in first gear! He didn´t tell me to ´shake it off´ or to ´try focus on something else´ but instead provided a sense of security that everything will be fine and nothing will go wrong as long as he was in the car besides me, he asked me to take my time and take deep breathes without rushing into it and it helped!
    Phil is extremely good at his job and goes above and beyond his duty to help you succeed in driving. On any lesson he helps to break the nervousness and silence by distracting you and asking how you have been and what´s new in life before kicking straight into a lesson with you raring to go. Phil is extremely patient and doesn´t shout at all no matter how wrong you may go, he identifies your weak points (like a robot! 😉) and helps you learn to perfect them one by one. Phil also provides helpful handouts for you taking your theory test or driving test, these handouts contain very useful information about the road and the car itself (So go over them repeatedly because you´ll never hear the end of it!!!)
    I would recommend Phil to absolutely anyone because let´s face it, he´s legend...wait for it...dary. Legendary!

    To top all of that off, I would have to say "Thank you Phil for being a fantastic instructor, for boosting my confidence in driving, helping me pass both my Theory and Test and for having faith in me when I didn´t in myself. You sir

    Lauren

    "Learning to drive with Phil has been nothing short of brilliant, I really enjoyed every lesson we had -
    I would definitely recommend him to anyone wanting to learn themselves. His patience is outstanding, especially regarding theory tests and stupid mistakes. The support and motivation he
    offers is fantastic, with the briefings he sends after each lesson telling you what went well and what you need to improve on. Phil is also extremely approachable helpful and always up for a laugh. I’d definitely give five stars, thanks so much, Phil"

    Hayley

    " I learnt to drive with Phil not long after I moved up to Buxton from Liverpool. I was very nervous as it was a completely different environment to drive in and I didn´t know the roads or area. Phil made my whole experience of learning to drive fun and exciting and I was always looking forward to our next lesson. Phil also sent over a review of each lesson we had together so I could see what I had done well on and what I needed to improve. This massively helped my whole learning to drive experience as I could go home and reflect on what I needed to work on. I enjoyed every second of learning to drive with Phil, he is supportive, friendly and we had such a laugh as well as getting me through my lessons and helping me to pass. I would always recommend Phil to both first time drivers or even drivers with experience. As well as a incredible teacher I have made a good friend. You will never have a dull lesson with Phil! "

    Georgia

    Phil, I can´t thank you enough for how much you´ve helped me over these past 4 months. It´s been an absolute amazing experience and I wouldn´t have wanted to experience it with anyone else. You´ve always had faith in me and boosted my confidence when I needed it, which helped so much. You´ve always gone the extra mile to give help when I needed it, especially with my theory. You´ve not only been an amazing instructor, but you´ve always been a great friend. Your lessons have always put me in a good mood and made me smile throughout. I´d recommend you to anyone and I´ve honestly had such an amazing time. I´m going to miss our lessons and those lesson briefings popping into my inbox! Thank you so much for everything Phil, you´re fab! See you around!

    Sienna

    Phil has been the best driving instructor ever. I have always felt that him teaching people to drive is more like his passion than his job, and every time you get something right for the first time such as a manoeuvre, he gets the same buzz as you do! He has always been supportive and encouraging and always taught me to believe in my ability to drive. Not only is he an amazing instructor, he is also someone you know you could talk to about anything because hes always there to listen and try to understand. The extra support outside of the lessons was also so helpful as he gives you a lesson briefing and handouts after every lesson which you can go over and reflect on, and the theory test pro helped me to pass my theory test first time! So thanks Phil for all the support and all the fun, miss you already!

    Kim

    Thank you Phil for helping me pass my test.. 1st time! I started my driving experience back in November and unfortunately made the mistake of being too keen and taking the 1st instructor that came along! I had liked Phil’s page and watched all the positive updates while I was suffering with my instructor shouting at me and draining my confidence.
    After 56 hours enough was enough and I got in contact with Phil. I arranged to do an intense manoeuvres lesson 2 weeks before I had my test booked. I couldn´t believe the change in respect. He had all the time in the world for me.. Within that 3 hours I could finally reverse around a corner and parallel park!! After big discussions I told Phil I could not carry on my driving with my old instructor. I´d of been setting myself to fail. With a struggle Phil made the space for me to learn with him.. I cancelled my test and carried on driving with Phil for the next 5 weeks. I was a nervous wreck! In my head I couldn´t and wouldn´t do it! Phil reassured me and boosted my confidence. Within my 2nd lesson with him we was laughing and joking and driving didn´t seem so scary. Everything fitted into place.
    I no longer had to put up with shouting! Something I wasn´t use to! With a few tears along the way Phil fully prepared me to take my test. He ensured I had all the handouts I needed ready for the big day.. He was always on hand, be it text, phone, Facebook or in person for any worries I had before test day.. He reassured all negatives and turned them into positives. .. NO BODY turns up to his lessons with self disbelief! ! I took Phil along on my driving test as a friendly face. He reassured me that I would nail my driving test.. I came out with 3 minors and a PASS.. Phil helped me join the club of 1st time pass on both driving test and theory :)

    So to sum it all up.. Phil is the only driving instructor around that I would recommend. He can accommodate for even the worst of self-confidence

    Samantha

    This is an appreciative mum, saying many thanks for your belief in josh and getting him through, YES YOU are the best,i will be spreading the word to newby drivers, again, thanks

    Matt T

    Throughout life I tend to find all the old wives sayings tend to be true. If you buy cheap, you buy twice. Pass With Phil may be a little more expensive than other driving instructors, but the value you receive far out strips the cost. Along with the excellent lessons, you also get Amazing support to go with it. Emailed lesson de-brief, handouts to explain techniques further, free access to practice your theory, and most importantly, he´s always there at the end of the phone for a chat! No other instructor goes above and beyond like him, so save yourself money in the long run by spending a tiny bit more now. A student is only as good as its teacher.

    Although I joined his list of many, many first time passes, I´m also a little disappointed. Our weekly drives were such fun, I´d be eagerly waiting for the next. Now thanks to Phil, not only have I gained a full driving licence, independence, but I´ve also gained a great friend.

    Lauren

    Thank you to Phil on helping me pass my test, I really wouldn’t be the more confident driver I am today without him. From the start I was very nervous and his supportive and encouraging nature helped me to soon develop the confidence I needed on the road. Phil encouraged me to use the Theory test pro and I couldn’t have passed my theory test without it. It was a great interactive tool that Phil provides which was so helpful. Not only did he teach me how to pass my test, he taught me how to drive by understanding the affects of situations and reacting/solving problems, which I needed to use on my test! Every step of the way was a great laugh and I will miss him very much! I would recommend him to anyone, thank you Pass with Phil.

    Rachel

    I was extremely nervous and uninterested in learning to drive and only decided to try out a lesson as i felt that i really needed to learn for my independence. As soon as i got in the car for the first time everything changed. Phil puts you at ease straight away, he is so chilled and easy to get on with. Every lesson is full of laughs (and the occasional tear) but i know i looked forward to each lesson so much each week! The lessons are not easy and definitely push you but you never feel uncomfortable or over stressed.
    Phil goes above and beyond to make sure you get the most out of the lessons, he sends you briefings after each session which tell you what went well and what you will be working on next time. He is always there 24/7 if you have any questions and is really approachable so you always feel that you can ask anything and not feel silly.
    Phil also helps you with the theory test, he gives you access to a useful website on which he can monitor your results and will make time to help you if you are unsure of certain areas.
    Phil gives 110% in everything, i am so glad i chose to learn with him and because of him i passed my theory and practical first time! I can not speak highly enough of him and would definitely recomend him to anyone!

    Jess

    I would recommend Phil to anyone! He makes learning to drive a lot of fun and he is really relaxed about everything. My first lesson, I was nervous about it all, but Phil brought out my confidence and independence to drive. So friendly, you can ask any questions or talk to Phil about anything. Becomes a good friend as well as a good instructor!

    I have gone through a lot recently and no matter what, Phil was motivating me and helped me to pass! I cannot speak highly enough of how good Phils driving lessons are, definitely something I looked forward to each week!

    Looking for a great driving instructor, look no further!
    Can’t thank you enough Phil! Sure couldn’t have done it without you!!

    Jess

    A friend recommended pass with Phil to me.

    From the very first lesson Phil put me at ease. He is very patient, never shouts and explains everything so well. He´s funny too.

    I can honestly say I looked forward to my lessons with Phil. He wasn´t just a driving instructor, he became my friend.

    Thank you for everything and getting me through my theory and practical tests first time.

    Emelie

    Phil has been an amazing driving instructor! I couldn´t of asked for anyone better.. he is so caring and would always drop me a text asking how i was during the week (which was nice) He made me feel at ease throughout every lesson and especially on the day of my test! I cant thank you enough Phil!! He gave me so much confidence with driving right from the beginning until right to the end and i really do appreciate it thank you so so much again Phil for everything you have done with me , i couldn´t of done it without you!
    Emelie x

    Bianca

    Phil was the best driving instructor I´ve ever had, he gave me motivation and confidence I needed to drive, I´ve never met any instructor who is so dedicated to their pupils. He´s a lovely gentlemen who helped me pass my driving test! I would only recommend Phil for driving lessons, he´s just amazing!!

    Sarah

    " I can honestly say that learning to drive with Phil is one of the best choices I have ever made and I definitely couldn´t imagine learning with anyone else! Driving with Phil isn´t just a driving lesson every week and that´s your lot, its so much more! He goes above and beyond to help you from step one. His help with theory, handouts and lesson briefings are excellent and extremely helpful, all of which he does in his own time! Never during my driving lessons has he ever made me feel uncomfortable or made me do something I wasn´t capable of doing and the belief he has in his learners is genuinely heartwarming. Some days I may not have felt like driving and sometimes things were difficult and frustrating but having Phil beside me made everything a thousand times better. Not once did he ever shout if I did something wrong, he simply went over what I needed to change and helped me to perfect it! He is always full of conversation, great stories and amazing banter
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    which is brilliant when you´re nervous as hell. Without a doubt every one of my lessons was enjoyable and I always looked forwarded to them. I´m so glad to have learnt with such a great, kind, helpful and amazing man who sure as hell knows how to do his job!!! I would 100000000000000% recommend Phil to anybody who is looking to start driving because you will honestly have a great time and make a friend for life! Words can´t explain how much i´m going to miss my lessons but I must use this pink license you allowed me to achieve!

    I really cant thank you enough Phil. Thank you for putting up with my stubbornness and believing in me at times where I wanted to give up or scream and also thanks for putting up with all my stupid nervous habits. Keep doing what you´re doing because you´re an absolute star! See you around pal!

    Ryan

    I started with Phil not really knowing how to drive. But after a few lessons with him he showed me how easy it can be done. One of the most beneficial things I found with Phil was his Theory Test Pro website, it helped me quite a lot with my theory test allowing me to pass first time. Another would be his lesson briefings he sends after each lesson, he tells you what was good, what could be improved on and your overall progress. I would recommend Phil to anyone.

    Thanks Phil!!!!

    Jade

    " I literally can not thank you enough for what you´ve done Phil Shaw!!!
    The first time I got in a car with you I was nearly sitting on the passenger seat trying to avoid lorries
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    I genuinely believed I´d never be a driver after the car crash I was in.
    Brick by brick you built my confidence up with how patient and understanding you were. I might have been nervous but I always felt 100% safe with you in the car.
    Thank you so so so much for being the instructor you are and helping me get my independence for the rest of my life!!


    Legend! X

    Ailsa

    If you are thinking of learning to drive I would recommend Pass with Phil without a doubt. He made me feel so comfortable and confident with driving and taught me excellent tips and techniques especially to nail the manoeuvres (even when I used to have a mental block against the left reverse).

    As well as being an amazing teacher Phil is also such a lovely person with a great sense of humour. I always enjoyed our lessons and will miss them even though I´m so pleased to have passed! He always has a story to tell every lesson and we had some great laughs!

    Thankyou so much Phil!!!

    Clare

    "I came to Phil quite a nervous driver and with quite a deadline to pass as a week after passing I moved away from Buxton very heavily pregnant! Phil was great... He made me feel relaxed and we always had a good laugh. Phil treats every driver individually and he planned lessons to suit me, knowing that I benefited more from having shorter, more frequent lessons. I would recommend Phil to anyone
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    Adam

    Just like to say a big thanks to you Phil on helping me to pass my test, I could not of done it without you. I would recommend you to anybody you are great at your job and a credit to your profession, thanks again Phil and good luck for the future

    Sadie

    I was never interested in driving and could never find an instructor that I felt like I could sit it a car comfortably with; it wasn´t for months after my 17th that I was hearing all these goods things about Phil off other people he´s taught; encouraging me to give him a ring and see for myself. Just by him coming round and meeting me and telling me what he was about before me getting in a car with him made me feel so much more comfortable and I knew immediately he was the right instructor for me. I´d never even turned a car on before my first lesson and I don´t think any one else could have made me feel as comfortable and relax my nerves as much as Phil did. Every time I had a bad lesson and lost my confidence, Phil helped me to build it back up and even when I failed my test the first time, he reassured me that I was a good driver and that I was capable of doing it, which then led to me passing just 2 weeks after. I couldn´t have done it without Phil´s help and I would recommend him to anyone. He´s ace! Thank you so much for all your help and patience, especially helping me turn the wheel in the many occasions where I forgot to.

    I always looked forward to our lessons and will definitely miss them. Thank you again
    x

    Meg

    I have known Phil since I was 6yrs old when he lived in France. I used to try and drown him in the

    swimming pool; I am so glad I didn’t succeed as he would not have been able to help me pass both

    my theory and practical driving tests first time.

    Phil’s lessons are always fun and enjoyable, he is very friendly and funny, sometimes the

    conversation can be completely random but this helps you to relax and makes the learning process

    so much easier.

    He is extremely patient and has a good way of correcting mistakes, always full of encouragement

    and never critical.

    Phil also took time out to help me with my theory prep and has an excellent theory help section on

    his website.

    After passing my test Phil took me on a motorway lesson as I was nervous about driving on a

    motorway for the first time.

    I chose Phil not just because he was a family friend but also because he has such an excellent

    reputation and having been taught by him I now know why that is.

    I would highly recommend Phil to any learner driver.

    Robert

    Phil is an absolute legend not only is he a fantastic instructor, he´s a great friend, he makes you feel comfortable whilst driving, as well as driving he also helps massively with driving theory stuff, going to miss the banter with him, again a really great instructor who goes over every aspect of driving. I wish you good luck for the future, and hope to bump into you soon but not literally!

    Cheers for everything Phil its been great learning with you

    Rob

    George

    George M. (Whaley Bridge)
    I passed my test a year ago, but I had never been on the motorway before. I wanted a change from my last driving instructor and ending up finding Phil who I found to be much better. He helped me feel calm and seemed very professional as he gave me a booklet with information on it and said he gives his pupils one every lesson so they can form into a file which I thought was a great idea (my old instructor didn´t give me anything like that). He also showed up early and we finished slightly late which shows he gives each pupil 100%, I am going to recommend him to my friends and family.

    Annie

    I chose Phil as my driving instructor because my sister (who passed first time with him) absolutely raved about him as a teacher and as a lovely, kind person. After passing my test with only 2 minor faults I can say that she was completely right! I started off a very nervous driver, but Phil always put me at ease and through his reassurance and confidence in me as a driver, I became confident in myself. Phil made driving lessons fun with his horrendous jokes and was never strict, as I know some instructors can be. He even turned mistakes into positives by helping me to learn from them, rather than worry about them. Phil made learning to drive a really positive and enjoyable experience for me and as a result I am confident in my skills as a safe driver and would say I have gained a friend. I would recommend Pass with Phil to anyone.

    Ellie

    "Phil is a wonderful driving instructor who taught me many skills that I needed throughout my time learning driving. I would recommend Phil to absolutely anybody, there are so many nice things I could say about Phil; he is so easy to get along with, and he really makes you feel relaxed and comfortable. Phil never failed to make me laugh each lesson. Phil was brilliant with helping me with my Theory; he gave me constant feedback and encouragement, and really goes the extra mile for you. Phil most of all has really helped me with my confidence. I passed my Theory Test and Practical Test first time round, I really could not have done it without Phil and his support. Phil is such a fantastic Driving instructor; I really loved every driving lesson. Thanks again! X

    Jamie

    5 Star Phil! Phil has just seen my son Jamie through to gaining his licence. I cannot praise Phil enough and would recommend him to everyone without hesitation! As a parent I received emails every lesson, how things had gone, good and...well not so good. Even though I´ve not been in the car with Phil I know the word bad would not be used as he is so full of encouragement and positivity, his coaching skills with Jamie have been excellent to improve his driving after every lesson. Phil sent Jamie texts to remind him if he hadn´t done any theory practice as Phil could watch when he logged on to revise, all again through encouragement. Phil´s superb coaching and a true sense of what the individual needs of the candidate led to Jamie passing his Theory and Practical tests first time. I even pushed Jamie to take extra lessons the week before his test, Phil could have taken the money, however he said "No you don´t need them!" So honest Phil as well! I cannot praise Phil enough...he is an outstanding example of a driving instructor! So well done Jamie, and very very well done Phil

    Bobbi

    You should all go with Phil! He´s a great instructor and I´m so glad I went with him, always a happy chappy and makes the lessons fun and enjoyable! The hand outs and lesson briefings are helpful and Phil will ensure your confident with driving and will go over things as many times as you need! Phil is a super star!⭐️

    Jasmin

    Well what can I say! You are what I call a role model for driving instructors, I couldn´t of asked for anyone better. Being on time, having a laugh, help me improve by every lesson, excellent structure of lessons and evaluating the individual and giving feedback is all that a person would need to learn to drive. I would recommend you to anyone who are willing to give in the time and make the effort to drive as that´s all you ask for as it´s down to us as well as you!

    Thank you so much Phil and hopefully see you around in my little blue Peugeot 107!

    Natalie

    ´Phil is far more than just a driving instructor. You can tell he´s so passionate about teaching. I´m so pleased I chose Phil and would recommend him to anyone. He´s great at boosting the confidence of new drivers and totally believes in your abilities. If he can get me through a test, he can get anyone through a test :)

    Lucy

    "Pass With Phil is brilliant! Phil´s not just your instructor, he´s a friend too. He explains everything in a calm manner and never gets angry. My experience with Pass With Phil has been amazing and I´ve actually had fun learning to drive with him, he´s a brilliant guy and helped me to pass my test (and theory) first time! I´d definitely recommend Phil to all my friends! Thanks again for everything Phil!" X

    Leah

    Phil is a great driving instructor. He will always be there to help you and he especially helped me with my confidence. I´d recommend him to anyone, as well as being a good driving instructor he is also a great person. Thanks Phil.

    Emma T

    I got introduced to Pass with Phil from friends of mine, that had already been taking lessons with him, and I must say that he did not disappoint. Such a comfortable learning environment, not just a ´teacher´ or an ´instructor´ but also a friend. Pass with Phil also helps with so many other things, such as your theory test! Don´t hesitate to ask him for extra help with this or your driving test, as he´s always more than happy to help. I don´t have one bad thing to say about him as an instructor or as a person. I would 100% definitely recommend his service to any friend of mine that´s looking for an instructor for driving lessons. He also provides extra help through the use of apps on his iPad when leading driving basics, and also weekly emails and handouts as an extra bonus. Definitely worth more than the money!

    Jack P

    "Learning with Phil was a great decision. The lessons are very relaxed and enjoyable, he teaches at a comfortable pace and you will feel no pressure whatsoever. He´s incredibly organised and will give you any help/advice you ask for. I don´t think i´d of passed already with any other teacher - learn with Phil!"

    Kayleigh

    To anyone who is wanting to learn how to drive I highly recommend Phil. He is extremely friendly, welcoming and supportive. Most of all he is extremely hard working, he puts a great amount of effort into ensuring that you drive to the best of your ability, with handouts and lesson briefings his lessons are well prepared and helpful. From the first lesson you can see how much he loves his job and how much he cares about seeing his learners succeed.
    Massive thanks Phil for teaching me how to drive and find my confidence ...!!!

    Callum

    "Passed first time thanks to Phil !
    He is very friendly and has a positive attitude to the lessons. We always stuck to the basics and ensured my driving was safe. His lesson handouts are very helpful as they tell you about how the lesson went that day and prepare you for your next lesson . Would definitely recommend him to anyone as he is a great instructor! Thanks Phil :)"

    Tamsin

    " Choosing Phil to take driving lessons with was so easy, he is a calm, relaxed easy going guy who gets to know you as a person rather than just a number in his driving school.

    After having 13 months of learning to drive, Phil eased me back onto the road, refreshing my memory and making all the lessons enjoyable.

    He quickly picks up on your strengths and weaknesses, in time those weaknesses become your strengths.

    I passed first time with Phil and recommend him to anyone who is looking to take lessons.

    Luke

    Mahatma Ghandi and the Dalai Lama are both men well known for their patience, but even these two would have struggled with me as their student. Not Phil though, he has patiently guided me from a stage of abject horror at the thought of driving to a point where not only have I passed my driving test, but also am confident in my ability as a well-rounded and, above all, safe driver.

    Not only has Phil been the sole catalyst in the process of my development from non-driver to confident full licence holder, through learning with him I feel I have gained a good friend. He doesn’t just care about you as a driver he cares about all of his students as people, something evident to me in his advice about running leading up to my first half marathon.

    Ultimately if you want to learn to drive with a confidence that will serve you well beyond the test process and ultimately discover the joy of driving, then Phil is your man. Thanks again, mate, couldn’t have done it without you.


    Cheers again, mate, see you soon.

    Katie H

    I just wanted say a massive thanks to Phil for getting me thru my driving test and helping me pass first time, Phil is so relaxed and patient and even quite witty 😂, it was always fun to have my lessons and really looked forward to them, he made it feel like a breeze 👍🏻, he always has time to help you , and the feedback each lesson was really helpful, it really is the best thing I´ve done.
    So if your looking for a great, lovely, safe driving instructor I really really recommend Phil he seriously is the best, 👍🏻👍🏻🚗

    Nathan

    Wow I passed 1st time...this is without doubt because I had the best driving instructor ever! Phil is very friendly, patient, informative, encouraging, motivating and most of all he makes driving lessons fun!

    Week on week my confidence grew and grew, Phil made me believe I could do it. ( and I did 😄!)

    The learning doesn´t stop after the driving lesson, Phil sends you lesson briefings and handouts with all the information needed to help you pass your theory and driving test. (And texts to remind you to look at them!)

    If you are looking for a driving instructor...look no further!
    Phil is Recommended 100 %!

    Thanks Phil!

    Nathan

    Antonia

    Learning to drive with Phil has been a great experience, I always felt relaxed with him and he’s super easy to talk and calmed my nerves every time that I had a little panic. He was supportive in every way, from giving me useful tips for when I would be out on my own, dropping a text when I’d had a good lesson and even helping me sort out difficult situations I was facing away from driving! Phil went the extra mile that other friend’s instructors certainly didn’t, this included the lesson briefings after lessons and the theory test pro which was a great tool when preparing for my theory test. Phil is always so enthusiastic in the car and when I finally was able to do a left reverse he was just as over the moon as I was; to have someone that it there to encourage you as well has teach you to learn to drive has been incredible, Phil has so much passion for teaching and this really comes across in the car, he doesn’t just want to get you through your test, but give you the skills that will enable you to safely drive and drive well once you are out on the road on your own. The confidence that I have gained in my own ability, both in driving and other aspects have been down to the continued support Phil has given me since I began to drive with him the February. I can’t thank him enough for the vital skills that I have been taught and are helping me every time I go out in the car. Actually going to really miss lessons with Phil, despite the thrill of being able to now drive on my own. Thank you for everything Phil!!

    Max

    "Pass with Phil was recommended to us by a friend and does exactly what he says ´Pass with Phil´. From the introductory meeting to introduce himself we knew it was the right choice. He guided me through the theory and made suggestions for extra revision allowing me to pass first time. His lesson briefings are great with feedback on what to practice and each lesson is fun and his enthusiasm gave me confidence. Phil becomes a friend and makes driving easy. Thanks for everything would recommend Phil to everyone."

    Dominic

    Phil is not only an exceptional driving instructor, he is also fantastic at inspiring confidence in his pupils.
    I started off nervous after struggling to drive a car in the past, through patience and motivation Phil transformed me into a safe and sure-footed driver. His focus on improving hazard perception allows learners to easily understand and predict the dangers on the road. One of the most prominent aspects of his teaching technique is constant communication and feedback, on approach to junctions he will guide you through all the steps necessary to safely carry out the manoeuvre. As the lessons progress he holds back, allowing you to become accustomed to judging a situation by yourself.
    Phil is also fantastic company in the car and available at any time via email or by phone.
    I will miss the fun of the lessons and wish all his students the very best.
    Thanks Phil.

    Hannah M

    "I would highly recommend Phil to anyone wishing to learn to drive! He works very hard to ensure his learners feel confident when the time comes to take their test. With weekly handouts and lesson briefings after each lesson Phil makes it very clear where your strengths lie and what you need to work on to improve. From the first lesson you can really tell that Phil is very passionate about what he does and that he truly cares about each of his learners. Thank you so much for all your help in teaching me to drive and giving me that extra independence 😊!!"

    Jake

    So nice of my son Jake to write me a little review after passing his test on Monday. Thanks Jake :)

    "It was very odd when i started to learn to drive with my dad sat next to me as my instructor, but that didnt mean i was treated differently, he was there to do his job and help young people to drive safely and pass their tests. Dad has always been demanding of his learners but offers support and advice on any worries or problems that you may have, he always calmed me down and told me i could do it, he is very motivating and im sure will help to teach many other learners to drive safely :) "

    Karl

    I just wanted to take this moment to extend a heartfelt thank you to Phil, whom, - whether he realises it or not, - has really helped me in overcoming my fear of driving. Nonetheless, at thirty-five years of age I have been putting this moment off for eighteen years now. Under his expert guidance I passed my test yesterday, and over these last few months I can’t fully put into words the feeling of self-confidence he has instilled in me. That is to say, not only is Phil extremely practical in his tutelage, he is also very intuitive with an easy-going and positively charged manner. There is something of the optimist in him and it is highly contagious, - even for somebody as naturally downbeat as myself!
    To summarise though, I have had three other instructors over the years and I can say without hesitation, that Phil is a good head and shoulders above them in every respect. It is sometimes difficult to find a good instructor, as ultimately, it is always a shot in the dark. However, to find a ‘great’ instructor is plain lucky. Phil is a ‘great’ instructor, and I couldn’t rate him more highly if I tried. Thanks again Phil, it has been a real privilege.

    Frankiee

    Phil was a great driving instructor and helped me to achieve my driving license. He makes lessons fun and always provides lots of notes and support to help you. 5 STARS!!!!!!

    Caitlin

    Well, right from the very start of driving with Phil he instantly puts you at ease, making you feel relaxed and comfortable whilst driving and having a laugh along the way. The most down to earth guy I know who is always willing to help with theory or questions which some instructors don´t do. I honestly can´t thank you enough for helping me pass my test it´s the best feeling ever. I´d recommend pass with Phil to anyone looking for driving lessons

    Selene

    "I found Phil on a search for local driving instructors in Buxton, he had good reviews and seemed very professional so I got in contact and I am so glad I did! He messaged me back almost straight away and was very accommodating of my situation – I hadn’t driven for over two years and was nervous to get back behind the wheel. Phil sent me handouts over email to read before my lesson to refresh what I already knew and these helped massively, along with his unique style of teaching. Phil equips you with easy to learn tools for manoeuvres and driving in general and teaches in a calming and reassuring manner. He has made me feel a confident and safe driver and I know that he would be happy to help if I ever needed it again. I would recommend Pass With Phil to anybody! Thank you Phil"

    Hannah F

    What can I say, I can´t thank Phil enough for helping me through my driving over the last 4 months. I remember my very first lesson back in April and I knew from the first five minutes in the car I´d made the right decision. He had so much patience with me when other instructors would get frustrated. There were times when I would get annoyed and didn´t want to do it anymore but he helped me believe in myself and coached me through everything constructively rather than making me feel useless. Phil knew when to be serious but also have a laugh at the same time, I never once dreaded my driving lessons, I always looked forward to them. I am genuinely sad that I won´t have driving lessons to look forward too but I´m extremely grateful that I have my independence now. I will miss you getting mad at me for turning the wheel the wrong way during left reverse or looking at the gear stick
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    thank you once again for helping me achieve my goal.

    I highly recommend him to anyone who is considering learning to drive in the future

    Katie

    Passed 1st time!

    Phil is an amazing instructor, he´s very patient, approachable and makes lessons fun. The briefings he sends about each lesson is so helpful and let´s you know what you need to improve on the next time.
    He always manages to find time to help you with anything and is always at the other end of the phone for advice or a chat. His theory site is a massive bonus and he´s willing to give up time to help with questions too.
    I never dreamed of passing 1st time, but phil made it possible with his enthusiasm and never let me think negatively.

    So if you searching for a good instructor you´ve already found one!

    Thank you so much phil!




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