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Learner drivers could wait more than 6 months to take their test

Sky, 10 Oct 2021
The government want to clear the driving test backlog by increasing the number of daily tests, but examiners warn it's a dangerous proposition.

Learner drivers face having to wait half a year to take their tests due to a huge backlog caused by the pandemic, and they say it's affecting their lives and their independence.

Sky's Jemima Walker met with one learner driver desperate to lose her L plates.

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