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Learning to Drive in Southall
The national average driving lessons required to pass the practical driving test is 47 hours with a driving instructor and an additional 22 hours of private practice with a family or friend are recommended.
Southall’s Driving Test pass rate compared to other cities across the UK is lower than the national average sitting at 42.9%.
The test centres in Southall are Southall which has a pass rate of 42.9%, Yeading with a pass rate of 39.7%, Isleworth at 49.0%, and Greenford at 37.5%.
The nearest additional driving test centres for Southall are in Uxbridge with 45.6% and Ashford which has a slightly lower pass rate of 45.4%.
Southall Practical Driving Test Centres
- Southall, (Southall), 295 Allenby Road, Southall, UB1 2HD
- Yeading, (Southall), Cygnet Way, Willow Tree Lane, Yeading, UB4 9BS
- Isleworth, (Southall), The Wireless Factory, Fleming Way, Isleworth, TW7 6DB
- Greenford, (Southall), 96 Horsenden Lane North, Greenford, UB6 7QH
- Uxbridge, (Southall), Unit 7, Trade City Business Park, off Cowley Mill Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2DB
- Ashford, (Southall), 18/19 Fir Tree Place, Church Road, Ashford, TW15 2PJ
Southall Theory Test Centres
- Uxbridge, (Southall), Second Floor, Union House, 2 Vine Street, Uxbridge, UB8 1QE
- Staines, (Southall), First Floor, 11-17 Kingston Road, Staines, TW18 4QX
- Slough, (Southall), Brooklands House, Brooklands Business Park, Petersfield Avenue, Slough, SL2 5DY
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Southall – did you know?
- Southall is often referred to as “Little India” due to its vibrant South Asian community. It boasts a rich cultural tapestry with a significant Indian and Punjabi population.
- The Great Western Railway, built in the 19th century, played a vital role in Southall’s development. The Southall Railway Centre is a testament to its rich railway heritage.
- Southall is known for its impressive Art Deco architecture, including the Hoover Building, which was originally a factory but now serves as an iconic landmark and Tesco supermarket.
- Southall is home to several Sikh Gurdwaras and Hindu temples, reflecting the religious diversity of its residents. The Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara is one of the largest outside of India.
- Southall was once a prominent centre for British film production. Southall Studios produced many British films during the mid-20th century, including the 1948 hit “Things Happen at Night” and the 1956 film “Behind the Headlines”.
- The Southall Market is a bustling hub where you can find a variety of goods, from fresh produce to textiles and jewellery. It’s a great place to experience the local culture and find a unique bargain.
- Southall has been home to some notable individuals, including musician Freddie Mercury of Queen and author Hanif Kureishi.
- Southall is renowned for its authentic South Asian cuisine. You can explore a wide range of Indian and Pakistani restaurants and sample delicious dishes.
- Located near Southall, Hanwell Zoo is a small, family-friendly zoo that houses a variety of animals and offers an enjoyable day out for visitors.
- Southall is known for having one of the largest Vaisakhi celebrations outside of India. This annual Sikh festival attracts thousands of visitors, and it features vibrant processions, traditional music, and colourful displays, making it a unique and lively event in the heart of London.