Episode 9 Driving Academy


Episode 9

Four children and their careless parents learn about road safety. On the last day before the teams have to take the ultimate driving test, they attempt to make a turn in the road.


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Four children, fed up with their parents' driving...

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Whoa! That was typical Andy!

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..Four parents who have slipped into bad habits...

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Baron knocked it over and smashed it up!

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..Just one day left before they face the ultimate driving test,

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and our chief examiner, Sandra.

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Last time, our rookies faced some terrible weather conditions.

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I can't see what they're doing.

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They keep splashing me with water.

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And our teams were sent into a spin

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in our super icy, super skills challenge.

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It's a second away from disaster.

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With just 24 nervous hours to go until they face the ultimate test,

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will they ever be ready?

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Oh, no! I'm going to hit the sign!

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-I've used the break there.

-I don't want to do this any more.

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It's day nine at the Driving Academy.

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Check me out, eh! I've only been here a couple of weeks

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and I'm already driving like a pro! So, it's day nine

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and the ultimate driving test is just around the corner,

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and things are going to get tougher for our teams.

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So let's get cracking on another Driving Academy.

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Come on, dummies! Put your back into it.

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Coming up... Pay attention, Mr C!

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Oh, no, not again!

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They face their toughest manoeuvre yet.

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Can they make a turn in the road,

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or will they just drive themselves around the bend?

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Oh, no, I'm going to hit the sign!

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And our parents face an enormous challenge...

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literally, trying to drive a monster truck. Will it be too big to handle?

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I don't think I'm doing very good here.

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Stay tuned for that, but first, it's the last ever Learner Lesson.

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Since arriving at the Academy, our rookies have been shown

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every aspect of road safety, from attitude and awareness, to reversing

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and stopping, so that they can help their parents become better drivers.

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Although our rookies obviously can't drive on public roads,

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here at the Academy's top secret test centre, anything is possible.

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In charge of our lessons is elite instructor, Vicky Lovell.

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She knows every angle of road safety.

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Throughout the lesson, Vicky has a set of dual controls,

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so our rookies are always safe.

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Today, our rookies have to tackle a turn in the road,

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and it's a lot harder than it looks.

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First to attempt this is Rhys.

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So look all around, because if we were on a busy road,

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there'd be cars driving behind us, people crossing the road,

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-wouldn't there?

-Yep, it's clear.

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Steer in, then.

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Straighten up before you hit the kerb. Straighten up.

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-Straight up the kerb(!)

-Stop.

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-If that was a kerb, what would we have just done?

-I'd have gone up it.

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Now I wonder where he's got that bad habit from(?)

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Mum Sarah drives over ANYTHING in her path,

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so can Vicky sort out Rhys' turning?

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The wipers won't help you, Rhys(!)

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-Look at the back of the car. Don't hit the cone.

-Ouch!

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Bang goes the bumper!

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I hit one cone. I squashed it!

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But I do think I did better than my mum, because my mum would have

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really knocked two of the cones over, probably, with her reversing.

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You and your mum really need to up your game

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for Superskills Nine later.

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Manisha's turn.

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Full lock.

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Good. Stop before you hit the cone.

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It might be easier with your hands ON THE WHEEL(!)

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Good job Sandra's not watching.

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-You're happy that it's clear?

-Yep.

-Steer towards me.

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-Towards me. Stop.

-Nice and steady.

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Slow down.

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Watch the cones!

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Once I went quite near to a cone,

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and that happened quite a lot, actually.

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Look where you're going.

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Slow down! Hands, Manisha!

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-Is that a little bit fast, darling?

-Yep!

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This lesson isn't going very well for the rookies.

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Can Jono do any better?

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You must only go up to the cones, and we musn't touch them.

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Jono never seems fazed when he's driving.

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-Cones behind the car.

-OK.

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-Stop, stop.

-But even he's had a little bump.

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Steer lots. And lots. And lots.

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Gets himself back on track, cool, calm, and collected.

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Nice one, Jono!

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Last up it's Molly. Don't panic!

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Steer, Molly, or you're going to hit the sign.

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Oh, no, I'm going to hit the sign! I don't want to do this any more.

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Unfortunately, you have to, Molly. That's the idea of a lesson(!)

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Reverse back a little bit.

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-Steer towards me. Towards me.

-Oh, what am I doing?

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-Can I please stop the car?

-Towards me.

-Can I get out? I'm trying!

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Look over your shoulder. How close is the back?

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-Oh my gosh, we're going to hit the cones!

-Stop, then, stop, then, stop!

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I'm not good in situations like this.

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I'm not good in situations like that because I panic.

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I just panic in case I'm going to hit something,

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and I don't like reversing, and then going like that,

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and then doing it all again, and it's really annoying.

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-Good. Steer lots. And lots. And lots.

-You can do it, Molly!

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Good, well done. You turned the car around,

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-so if it had been a dead end...

-I almost died, though!

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-But do you understand how important all the looking around is?

-Yeah.

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What are you going to do when you're in the car with your dad next time,

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-he's about to fly round...?

-Tell him, "Dad, stop."

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The kids have learnt today that manoeuvring's really important,

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to go slowly, to look around a lot, because not all drivers are careful.

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When you're manoeuvring and concentrating on the kerb,

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there are other cars, other cyclists, other pedestrians,

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they'll walk past you, drive past you, or cycle past you.

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That was a really tough final lesson for our rookies,

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and it's not looking good for the Superskills later.

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And if the rookies found it hard, how will their parents cope?

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They struggle to turn a small car,

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and they have to drive this 40-tonne monster!

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You don't want to miss this.

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-No, never!

-I just never believed I'd be faced with a vehicle this size!

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But first, what happens when a driver loses concentration

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whilst behind the wheel? Don't Be A Dummy!

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This is the famous Mr Crash.

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When he gets behind the wheel, he gets distracted by everything.

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The question is, though, what's going to distract him today?

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Right, first up, he's put his mobile phone near the gear stick,

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his high vis jacket, and his favourite leather driving gloves.

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Get a grip, Mr C!

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First, our teams get a quick look around, and try and work out which

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of the day's potential distractions will cause Mr C to crash.

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This isn't for points, so play along, too.

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Mmm!

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Not sure, now.

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-There is a mobile phone.

-Good spot, Cliff!

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Mobile phones are one of the biggest distractions.

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Never let your parents call or text whilst driving.

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-What do you think?

-Jacket. He's going to get cold, isn't he?

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-He's going to try and put it on.

-Yep, you're right, Rhys.

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Putting on or taking off clothes whilst driving is really dangerous.

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-Gloves.

-That's right, Michelle!

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If Mr C gets cold, he may put those gloves on.

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Always pull over if you need to do anything that requires you to lift

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your hands off the wheel. While the teams decide on their answers,

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come and meet the new love of my life.

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Ah! Isn't she beautiful? That's better!

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She's beautiful, isn't she? Yeah, I thought you would think so(!)

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It took me ages to save up for this. I am so proud of her.

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Mr C, come and have a look at my new car.

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No! No, no, Mr C! Watch out for the paintwork!

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I'm terrified. Look at the state of his car! It's a bashed-up mess.

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Mr C, please be careful! I haven't even driven it yet!

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Oh, no! Remember those distractions in the car?

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He has his mobile phone, his high vis jacket,

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and those leather driving gloves.

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This is your last chance to guess.

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Please, Mr C! Keep an eye out for my car!

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Oh, no! He's picked up his mobile phone and he's started texting.

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CRASHING

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She's a wreck!

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He was texting a mate! That's illegal! It could be fatal, Mr C.

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Mr C is a fully-trained stunt driver,

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and all his crashes are performed by experts.

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Don't Be A Dummy! Don't try this at home.

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A huge Superskills is coming up,

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when we put our parents in control of a 40-tonne mega truck.

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Trust me, it's going to be a corker!

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I'm not going to do this. I've missed it.

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But first, before you can even get near a car,

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you need to learn the rules of the road.

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They're called the Highway Code, and our teams have been studying them

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furiously for the next part of the show, the Highway Quiz.

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OK, guys, today's quiz is called On Your Bike.

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It's about cyclists on the road. I'm going to ask you five questions

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about bike safety. I want you to either answer with a yes or a no.

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If you think the answer is yes, pop on the green safety helmet.

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If you think the answer is no, pop on the red safety helmet.

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You need to get at least three out of five

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right to win this, the final Highway Quiz badge!

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You don't want to miss out on this. OK.

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Is it OK to cycle on a pavement as long as it's clear of pedestrians?

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Pick your safety helmet.

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OK.

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Answer is "no".

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If you do, you could face a fine of up to £500.

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Congratulations, guys.

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Pick your safety helmet.

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OK, the answer is yes, cyclists must obey traffic signals and road signs.

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Congratulations.

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Pick your safety helmet.

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Remember, our teams need to get three out of five to win that badge.

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The answer is no. You must never ever hold on to a moving vehicle.

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Well done.

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Pick your safety helmets.

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The answer is no. You must never carry another passenger,

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unless the bike is specially designed to do so.

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Well done.

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The final question:

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Pick your helmet.

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'They've all passed, but if they all get this next question,

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'that's a 100% for all four, a first for the Academy.'

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The answer is no.

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You'd face a fine for careless or dangerous cycling

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and using a hands free is dangerous too.

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Well done.

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-Who would like to find out how you got on?

-Yeah.

-Yeah.

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I can tell you that you all passed! Congratulations!

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Well done. Give yourselves a round of applause. You've been amazing.

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Rhys, you end up with seven badges.

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-Manisha, you end up with seven badges.

-Thank you.

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Jono, you end up with five badges, Molly, you end up with five badges.

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Well done, I'm very proud of all of you.

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A brilliant result before the Highway Quiz Showdown, but first...

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This is the big one, the Superskills Challenge.

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Our parents will have to work out how to turn this monster around,

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face it the other way and then drive off in it.

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While our parents are doing that,

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our kids are going to be doing exactly the same in their cars.

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If they fail the challenge there is extra-mucky forfeit.

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The teams have five minutes to turn the vehicles around,

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leave the barriered area and cross the finish line.

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If either rookie or parent runs out of time, their team fails.

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As usual, keeping a close eye on things is our chief examiner Sandra.

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The Driving Academy's chief examiner's word is final.

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What Sandra doesn't know about road safety isn't worth knowing.

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Keep away from those lorries.

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They can't see you as closely as you may think.

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The teams better beware.

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Of course we couldn't just throw our parents into this challenge.

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So we gave them a surprise

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when we introduced them to the Academy's beast.

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Oh...no...

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please tell me a small car comes out the back of it.

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-We're going to go in there?!

-You're going to drive that.

-Wow!

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-Have you driven anything that big before?

-No, never!

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-Never?

-Never ever, no.

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-Best go for it!

-Oh, my goodness, you're joking!

-Come on, follow me.

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After they got over the shock, our parents were given a safety lesson

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by expert driving instructor Neil Coughlin

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and then it was on to the challenge.

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Sarah and Rhys are first to take on Superskills nine.

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They need to complete it in less than five minutes.

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Either one of them could mess this up if they don't concentrate.

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Rhys is starting very well, making his first reverse.

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Very nice, Rhys.

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Normally, you need a special licence to drive one of these,

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but our parents are on our private site

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and Neil is on hand in case things go badly wrong

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and it looks like he may have to step in for Sarah.

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Rhys is doing OK, but the time is ticking. Reversing back now.

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Needs to stay calm. Careful, Rhys!

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Watch out!

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Oh, no, he's knocked the barrier!

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That won't fail him, but he needs to stay calm to make this turn.

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Things looking even worse over with Sarah.

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I think she's starting to panic.

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I'm not going to do this, I've right messed it.

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Stay calm, Sarah, we know you can do this.

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Sarah came to the Academy with a seriously reckless attitude

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and her turn in the road didn't impress Sandra.

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-That wasn't too bad.

-Wasn't too bad?!

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Which led to a few harsh words about her dangerous reversing.

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Just not checking around, just not making absolutely sure.

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Is it safe for me to move this vehicle?

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There are dead people out there because of things like that.

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I pray to God it would never be one of yours.

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-I just had a thought about Rhys, it could have been him.

-Yeah.

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Harsh words, but they must have hit home - look at her now!

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She's looking in her mirrors. Look how carefully she's looking behind.

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She took a shoulder check - good for Sarah.

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Now THAT is something she never did

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-when I took her out on her assessments.

-No checking.

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Go on, Sarah!

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You have to beat that clock.

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Meanwhile, Rhys is nearly there. Just needs that last turn.

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-Go on!

-That way, come on.

-Ooh!

-That way!

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-He's done it!

-Yay!

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Uh-uh-uh!

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Oh, no, both hands off the wheel in celebration.

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I really hope it doesn't cost the Greens their pass.

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Rhys has done his part now, so it's all down to mum Sarah.

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I think your mum needs encouragement. Come on, Sarah!

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-Come on, Mum!

-Come on, Mum!

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Everything is on Sarah now and time is running out.

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-Got a message of support for your mum?

-Come on, Mum, just do this!

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Rhys REALLY wants this one.

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Could she even make it in one with a sharp turn to the right?

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-Will I be able to get this round do you reckon?

-Yeah.

-Do you reckon?

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Ooh, ooh, ooh! The finishing line is in site!

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How long have I got left?

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Two minutes left.

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I think she's got it. Need to hurry up, go on, Sarah!

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-There she goes, go on!

-She's got to get the trailer to follow cleanly.

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(ALL) Yay!

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-Well done, Rhys.

-Do you want to shout, "Well done, Mum"?

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Well done, Mum!

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BEEPING HORN

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A great result for the Greens.

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Sarah making hard work of it, but coming through in the end.

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She's over the moon.

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-Keep your hands on the steering.

-Sorry, oh!

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Oh, Sandra's going to kill me for that!

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Yep, she probably will.

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Hands off the wheel in celebration, just like Rhys.

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I think you could have a telling-off coming your way.

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Next up, it's Cliff and Manisha.

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They had a great run passing four Superskills on the trot...

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but slipped up when Cliff lost control in the skid car.

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So, they need to get back on track.

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Cliff's off to a flying start, looking confident in the truck.

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Manisha is a bit nervous.

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This is the first time she's been without the help of her dad,

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but my Dummies are there to keep an eye on her.

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Great mirror work from Cliff, checking those blind spots.

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Whenever you see some lorry doing this, keep well away.

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Keep away if you are a cyclist, if you're a pedestrian

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and if you're a car user. Give them room.

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Uh-oh! I really hope Manisha doesn't get herself in trouble.

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In her learner lesson

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she had problems when she lost control turning

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and this time she's against the clock.

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I don't think Cliff's worried about the time - he's nearly done this!

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Is he going to make it through with this? No? Oh.

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-Has he overshot that?

-Is he going to make it?

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-Hooray!

-Well done, Cliff.

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Well done, Cliffy!

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Cliff making short work of that.

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Manisha's now in a bit of a tight spot and all the pressure's on her.

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I think she can do this. Come on, Manisha!

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Bit faster on there.

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Keep steering.

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She's going to do it! She's going to do it!

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-Now straight back towards it.

-Yay!

-Yay!

-Well done, Manisha!

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Great! Come and see them, they loved it, Manisha!

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'Yes! Purples looking so happy.

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'Manisha keeping her cool - that is one proud dad.'

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Third up is the Orange team.

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Here they go.

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Andy has had a habit of rushing things.

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He needs to slow things right down for this manoeuvre.

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Over in the car, Molly's making good headway, making her first turn.

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Don't think I'm doing very good here!

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Andy's turning that truck so tightly,

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if he keeps going, he could get stuck!

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At the moment Andy seems like he's getting himself in a bit of bother.

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Whoa, Andy! This isn't like turning a car.

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And over in Molly's car...

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Oh, no, where do I go? I go in that corner there.

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-Molly, you're rolling...

-Wah, am I going?!

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..things are also getting a bit panicky.

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In past Superskills, these two have had a habit of winding each other up

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in stressful situations.

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You're making me so nervous, Dad!

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But now they are on their own, they seem to be staying a bit calmer.

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Blind spots are all right, yeah?

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No-one at the side of me or anything? No kids jumping out?

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This is a super safe Andy, looking out for everything.

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Starting to turn out of trouble, but time is ticking.

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Molly also looking good. Staying calm and keeping control.

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I think Andy's going to do this!

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Perfect, I think.

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Are we all right there, boss?

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All right either side? Not going to hit nothing?

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Blind spots all look good.

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Well done, Andy, well done!

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Well done, Andy!

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Andy getting into trouble with his first turn,

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but soon cruising to victory.

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And Molly's just a few seconds behind him. Surely?

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Yes!

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Yeah!

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-And Andy is so excited, he doesn't want to stop.

-Woo-hoo!

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-I'm getting meself one of these, mate!

-Slow down, Andy!

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These are brilliant, aren't they? I love these!

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I'm bringing her home, baby!

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Imagine playing with this up our drive at home!

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CHEERING

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Andy! Both hands on the wheel! It's a 40-tonne truck!

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A bit of the old overconfidence and I just hope Sandra didn't see that.

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We'll find out later.

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Our final team is the Blues.

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All the other teams have made it so the pressure's on!

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This could be the biggest challenge for Michelle,

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who had a real confidence issue with her driving before the Academy.

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I've become unsure cos I've had two accidents in the last two months.

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-I think he is a bit concerned about my driving.

-Watch out.

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I hope I haven't passed my nervous driving on to him.

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She has relied on Jono for a lot of the superskills,

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but now she has to turn a 40-tonne truck on her own. Scary stuff!

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They're away!

0:21:360:21:37

Michelle's looking nervous, but making her first reverse.

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Over in the car, Jono's looking his usual confident self.

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No struggling there.

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Back in the truck - this isn't the Michelle I first met.

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Can you believe, Joe, this is Michelle. Michelle driving a lorry.

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Before she came in the Academy

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-you'd never have dreamt she could manage this.

-Look at this!

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Handing this 40-tonne beast better than her own car.

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Jono's reversing back towards the barriers. Careful!

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-Oooh!

-Thanks, dummy.

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A bit of help from the dummies and he is nearly there.

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Michelle's moving forward.

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Getting in a very tricky position.

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Jono's heading out the gate. Yeah!

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But no reaction from Jono as he knows it's all down to his mum now.

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Pressure really on Michelle, as time counts down.

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Er...forward.

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Starting to turn now and Jono's cheering her on!

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Go on, Mum, you can do it.

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Michelle is at an impossible angle, but she's going for it!

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Surely not?!

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-That's it!

-Come on!

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Wah, she's done...

0:22:520:22:54

-Yeah!

-Yeah!

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Well done, Michelle!

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Well done, Mum.

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Michelle conquering her biggest challenge

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and a huge step for her confidence before the Ultimate Driving Test.

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Let's see what Sandra thought of it all.

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-Ah, well done, team!

-Thank you.

-Give yourselves a pat on the back!

0:23:110:23:14

-That was superb.

-Oh! Purple perfection!

-Thank you.

-Fantastic!

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Manisha, wonderful clutch control, excellent observation, so keep it up!

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Cliff, you checked your mirrors, you checked your blind spots,

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you manoeuvred safely and carefully, top man! Congratulations.

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-Thank you.

-Well done.

-Yeah, well done.

-Thank you.

-Well done!

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Well done, Cliff and Manisha coming on in leaps and bounds.

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Well, well! What a result!

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Jono, I must say you made short work of your challenge,

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so congratulations, but, Michelle, what an amazing result,

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you should be very proud of yourself. Sandra, what do you think?

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I'm amazed. Is this Michelle who came to the Academy driving a lorry?!

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It's a lovely feeling, but it's made me realise

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that drivers driving big vehicles like this haven't got a lot of space

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and as drivers we've got to give them a lot of space.

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They've got a lot of blind spots.

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It's a fantastic result to take into the final day.

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-Thank you.

-Well done.

-Thank you.

-Fantastic stuff!

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A pass for the Blues

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and what a turning point for Michelle's confidence.

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I'm actually quite shocked

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that I've been able to drive this massive vehicle

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and, er, actually pull it round.

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Well done, guys, fantastic effort

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and you done it in the time allocated as well.

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Well, it's interesting. Molly, I'd like to congratulate you.

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You did your task, you did it safely, you looked around.

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Andy, before you'd stopped this lorry,

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you took your hands off the wheel.

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-What is this?

-It's a truck.

-How much respect have you got for that?

-Lots.

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-How much respect will you have for a lorry driver in the future?

-Loads.

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-Never take that for granted.

-Never will.

-In your car, in any vehicle,

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keep your hands on the wheel until you've secured the vehicle.

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-However, you did pass the test.

-Yes! Well done, Molly.

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So, lots to congratulate,

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however, tomorrow I will be testing you in the Ultimate Driving Test

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and I will not accept that sort of behaviour.

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It's another pass for the Orange Team,

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BUT you nearly blew that, Andy.

0:25:140:25:17

-Ah, fantastic effort, well done, Rhys! Well done, Sarah.

-Thank you.

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You looked like a true trucker up there! Rhys, how was it?

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It was quite hard cos reversing, I did hit a bollard.

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Well, don't be too hard on yourself, you only touched it, but...

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taking your hands off the wheel before securing the car?

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-You should know better, shouldn't you?

-Yeah.

0:25:340:25:36

Sarah, how hard it is to drive that?

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You can't see anything, anything behind you.

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Pedestrians can't see you and you can't see them.

0:25:420:25:45

If I was to say that I'm angry about something you did, what would it be?

0:25:450:25:49

-Same, taking my hands off the wheel.

-Absolutely. In THIS monster!

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What I'm really impressed, with both of you,

0:25:530:25:56

is the way you can control your cars,

0:25:560:25:59

but BEHAVIOUR, remember, the most important thing on the road.

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A pass for the Greens

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and Sarah's been taught another important lesson.

0:26:040:26:07

I think if she didn't come to Driving Academy

0:26:070:26:10

the same bad driver would still be here.

0:26:100:26:13

-Hmm, yeah, we've learnt a lot here, both of us.

-Yeah.

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I think I'll go home safer, more confident, in a good way,

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and generally just being safer on the road,

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especially with children in the car.

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So that's all nine training days over

0:26:230:26:25

and at the end of all the Superskills.

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Manisha and Cliff finish on five passes out of nine...

0:26:270:26:30

Rhys and Sarah are ahead of them with six...

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but with an impressive seven out of nine are the Blues and Oranges.

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Top work, guys!

0:26:370:26:39

Driving Academy must be paying off

0:26:390:26:41

-cos we've got four passes!

-(ALL) Yay!

0:26:410:26:43

You won't be needing the Toothbrushes of Doom any more!

0:26:430:26:47

-(ALL) Yay!

-Let's celebrate! There you go, Sarah, there you go, Rhys...

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'So, no forfeits today

0:26:510:26:53

'and just one more challenge to go - it's the big one.

0:26:530:26:56

'It's all or nothing next time at the Academy!'

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For the last nine days,

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they have been tested on every element of road safety.

0:27:010:27:05

-That could be some kid on a bike.

-..Rhys, it could have been him.

0:27:050:27:09

There have been shocks and surprises.

0:27:090:27:12

That was typical Andy!

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Smashes...

0:27:140:27:16

and crashes,

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and of course those hideous mucky forfeits.

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But all that goes out the window,

0:27:210:27:23

as next time our four teams have to face The Ultimate Driving Test!

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It's judgment day on the Driving Academy.

0:27:290:27:32

Miss it and miss out!

0:27:320:27:34

That's it, training's over.

0:27:360:27:37

On the next Driving Academy, our teams will be facing

0:27:370:27:40

the Ultimate Driving Test.

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Don't you dare miss it! Until then, stay safe!

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Oh, am I going?!

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Hooray!

0:27:560:27:57

Come on, Mum!

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On the last day before the teams have to take the ultimate driving test, they attempt to make a turn in the road. Which is not as easy as it seems when the parents discover that they will be driving a 15-ton truck!


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