Our Members

Our Members

The BDI is a not for profit organisation run by a volunteer committee:

Natalie Grace-Mitchell – Chair

Tracey Ballard – Treasurer

Rachel Newland – Admin

Philippa Etheridge – Social Media and Advertising

Ian Tilbrook – Deputy Treasurer

Chris Tassano – Policies

The committee can be contacted on: bdicommittee@gmail.com

The BDI isn’t a Driving School, however as its members are from many different Driving Schools, and are committed to Continuous Professional Development, if you are looking for local Driving lessons this is an excellent list of active local professional instructors to try :-

Always Pass

Natalie Grace-Mitchell

BDI Chair Woman

Teaches learners, Intensive courses, Pass Plus, Advanced Driving, Fleet training, Taxi driver training and training people to become Driving Instructors.

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Wokingham, Crowthorne,Bracknell, Twyford, Finchampstead

www.alwayspassdrivingschool.co.uk

Dual Control Car Hire for Instructors

07974 572969

Drive IT

Ian Tilbrook

BDI Committee

Love 2 Pass

Chris Tassano

BDI Committee

Manual lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Winnersh, Woodley, Earley, Twyford, Wargrave, Sonning

www.love2pass.com

07788 714987

Pedals Driving School

Philippa Etheridge

BDI Committee

Manual lessons

Covers: Hurst, Twyford, Wargrave, North Wokingham, Binfield, Winnersh, Sonning and Woodley.

07825224614

I'm Driving

Tracey Ballard

BDI Committee

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Caversham and surrounding area.

07841023397

Pass2gether

Alison Cross

Manual lessons 

Covers: Caversham, Emmer Green, Whitchurch, Henley, Twyford, Woodley, Earley, Reading

www.Pass2gether.co.uk

07802351014

X-tra Mile Academy

Andrew Rock

 Manual Lessons

Learner Drivers, Intensive and semi-intensive training, Pass Plus, Refresher and Specific skills training (eg parking, overtaking, motorways, etc.), Driving Instructor Training.

Covers Reading and surrounding areas inc Woodley, Wokingham, Bracknell, Winnersh, Finchampstead, Crowthorne, Sonning, Twyford, Three Mile Cross and Swallowfield

www.x-tramileacademy.co.uk

07718 317505

AJs Driving School

Azra Javied

Automatic and Manual Lessons

Covers: Earley, Lower Earley, Woodley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Barkham, Spencers Wood, Central Reading, Whitley

07402 615472

BAJ Driving School

Bajrang Singh Rathore

Manual lessons 

Covers: Central Reading, Caversham, Tilehurst, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Henley

www.BajDriving.co.uk

07885 289652

Bishnu Chhantyal

Bishnu Chhantyal

Manual Lessons only

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst

07830 369831

Bradley's School of Motoring

Bradley Cummings

Manual lessons 

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Newbury

www.bradleys-schoolofmotoring.co.uk

07704 487974

Mini School of Motoring

Chris Gregory

Manual lessons 

Covers: Winnersh, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell, Finchampstead, Camberley

www.mini-school.co.uk

07774 281856

Chris Ramsay Driving

Chris Ramsay

Manual lessons 

Covers: Winnersh, Woodley, Earley, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell, Finchampstead

07881 907650

Altair Driver Training

Colin Walklett

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Henley, Caversham, Crowthorne, Bracknell

www.facebook.com/altairdrivertraining

07733 335671

Dave Cole ADI

Dave Cole

Manual Lessons

Covers Wokingham, Bracknell and surrounding areas.

@DaveColeADI

07802 758225

D P Driving Tuition

Dave Patterson

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst RG1, RG2, RG30, RG31

www.dpdrivingtuition.co.uk

07853 421120

Brum Brum Driving

Emma Hempshall

Manual Lessons

Covers: Henley, Nettlebed, Sonning Common, Shiplate, Sonning Eye, Blue Coats, Queen Annes, Oratory, Shiplake College, Warren Row, Huntercombe, Nuffield, Checkendon, Stoke Row, RG9

07903 846314

Feroz Khan

Feroz Khan

Manual lessons

Based in Southcote 

Covers all of Reading

07411 910678

Bell Driving School

Gary Bell

Manual lessons

Covers: Tilehurst, Pangbourne, Calcot, Theale, West & Central Reading, Caversham

07946 738424

Sure Pass Driving School

Harjit Sehra

Automatic Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst  RG1, RG2, RG30, RG31

07956 379569

Aims4U

Ian Andrews

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Henley, Caversham, Basingstoke, Newbury

www.aims4u.co.uk

07792 792985

1st Gear School of Motoring

Janine Terry

Automatic and Manual Lessons

Covers: Woodley, Earley, Winnersh

www.1stgearwoodley.co.uk

07951 015309

Clover S.O.M

John Owen

Manual lessons 

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Burghfield, Mortimer, three Mile Cross, Theale, Swallowfield

www.cloverschoolofmotoring.co.uk

07740 288028

Wokingham Driving School

Keith Gambles

Learner drivers, Driving instructor training

Areas covered: Central Reading, Caversham, Henley, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell

www.drivewds.com

07738 797585

RED Driving School

Mark Calway

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Central Reading, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Sonning, Tilehurst, Henley, Caversham

07512 209730

Acclaim Motor School

Martin Caswell

Automatic Lessons

Areas covered: Thatcham, Newbury, Hungerford, Reading, Pangbourne, Theale, Tadley

www.AcclaimMotorSchool.co.uk

www.LearnToDriveAnEasierWay.com

www.DrivingTestNerves.com

07769711877

M Khan Driving School

Maryum Khan

Manual lessons 

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh

www.mkhandrivingschool.co.uk

07427 174309

MPG3 Driving School

Matthew Giles

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Central Reading, Caversham, Henley, Woodley, Earley, Sonning, Hurst, Twyford, Wargrave, Charvil

www.hmpg3drivingschool.co.uk

07814 498909

Mike the Driving Instructor

Mike Haller

Manual lessons

Covers: Woodley, Earley

www.mikethedrivinginstructor.co.uk

07970 856814

MTL School of Motoring

Mohammed Lone

Manual and Automatic Lessons

Covers: All of Reading

www.mtlschoolofmotoring.com

07400 384888

NB Automatic Driving School

Nargis Bahar

Automatic Lessons

Covers: Central Reading (RG1, RG2), Earley and Woodley (RG5, RG6) and Tilehurst (RG30, RG31)

07412 628445

Expert Roadcraft Ltd

Nick Dunn

Fleet work, EV Training and Driver Education only

Based in Bracknell

07708 706140

Peter Mercer

Peter Mercer

Manual Lessons

Covers: Wokingham, Crowthorne, Sandhurst

www.petermercer.co.uk

07747 531038

PJ's Driving School

PJ

Manual Lessons

Covers: Woodley, Reading, Wokingham, Earley, Charvil, Caversham and Tilehurst

07702 617591

Always Pass

Rebecca Dobner

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Woodley, Lower Earley, Caversham

www.alwayspassdrivingschool.co.uk

07400 110211

BSM

Ravinder Singh Virk

Automatic Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Whitley, Earley, Lower Earley, Woodley, Winnersh, Wokingham

www.bsm.co.uk

07757 670707

Robert Lowe Driver Training

Rob Lowe

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Caversham, Earley, Calcot, Theale

www.rldrivertraining.com

07903 359008

Robin Driving School

Robin Gowers

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Central Reading, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Bracknell, Caversham, Burghfield Common RG4, RG5, RG6, RG30, RG31, RG40, RG41

07973 730990

PassFast

Sadaf Afzal

Manual Lessons

Covers: Woodley, Earley, Lower Earley, Winnersh, Whitley and Reading Town Centre

07877237486

Always Pass

Saima Ali

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Woodley, Lower Earley, Charvil, Whitley

www.alwayspassdrivingschool.co.uk

07825 250741

Samina's Driving School "Safety First"

Samina Dar

Automatic and Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Caversham, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell

07970 389908

Shane's Driving School

Shane Warren-Searle

Automatic and Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Wokingham & surrounding areas, Bracknell, Reading

07540 752271

Berkshire School of Motoring

Simon O’Brien

Manual Lessons

Covers: Central Reading, West Berkshire,
Tilehurst, Theale, Pangbourne, Newbury

www.berkshireschoolofmotoring.com

07402 990005

WDS

Simon Shaw

Manual Lessons

Areas covered: Central Reading, Tilehurst, Caversham, Henley, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh, Wokingham, Crowthorne, Bracknell

www.drivewds.com

07305 874586

I'm Driving

Suzanne Tappern

Manual lessons
Covers: Reading, Caversham, Woodley and Earley

07526108753

 

Unique Learners

Tasleem Farid

Automatic Lessons

Covers: All of Reading

07769505620

Automatic Driving School

Vikas Patel

Automatic Lessons

Covers: Earley, Lower Earley (RG6), Whitley (RG2), Reading Town Centre (RG1), Winnersh (RG41), Woodley (RG5)

07894 707367

 

X-tra Mile Academy

Waleed Nuseir

Automatic Lessons

Covers: Reading, Lower Earley, Wokingham, Bracknell, Sandhurst, Yateley and Black Water

07805 250632

www.x-tramileacademy.co.uk

 

Unique Learners

Yasmin Farid

Manual Lessons

Covers: All of Reading

07825870947