I’ve lived in and around Portsmouth all my life, so I know the area well. I have a grown-up daughter who I enjoy spending time with, usually at the cinema or curry house! I love jazz music and classic cars, and can while away many an hour listening to Jazz FM while browsing classic cars on eBay. I also enjoy dinner out with friends and the odd car show when one presents itself.
My entire career has been focused on cars and vehicles. I worked in the motor trade for many years and have 12 years’ experience of driving artic lorries. Once you’ve manoeuvred one of those down a single track lane, every other driving task seems easy!
Over the last three years I’ve been teaching friends to drive. I really enjoyed it and was good at it too, so I decided to become an instructor full time. I got in touch with driving-pro and with their help and a lot of swotting up, I passed my exams and qualified as an instructor. I now look forward to meeting new people and helping them learn how to drive and be safe on the roads.
I drive a white Ford Fiesta Zetec registration number GJK 86 so you know what to look for on the first lesson.
Have a read of some of my reviews:
Passed my test first time with 0 faults or minors, after learning with Gav, which is an amazing result!! He always explained things thoroughly and was always friendly and supportive. I really enjoyed learning with Gav, I have recommended him to many friends and would really recommend to anyone who wants to learn! Ellie B
I passed my driving test recently with Gav! He’s a great instructor and explained everything clearly. I’d definitely recommend him and driving pro for anyone wanting to learn. I’ll miss my lessons, and a big thankyou to Gav for all his help. Lucy P
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