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New Driver Workshop & Ladies Vehicle Maintenance Evenings

18 January @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

£10 – £15

New Driver & Ladies Vehicle Maintenance & Safety Evenings
Thursday 18th January and Thursday 1st February
Following on from the huge success of our previous women’s vehicle safety &
maintenance evening, and by popular request, we are hosting our very first ‘New Drivers
Vehicle Safety & Maintenance Evening’ alongside our annual ‘Ladies Only’ vehicle


The events will be for new drivers who may wish to attend with a parent / carer (included
in the price of a ticket), with the ladies only night being held separately, educating those

attending on all aspects of vehicle safety & maintenance including:

* Fun & VERY informative talk from North Yorkshire Polices Road Safety Officers

* Road safety & breakdown advice from the RAC
* Child & infant car seat advice from York’s very own Paul Stride
There will also be various stations within our workshop manned by the DMC team

offering hand on and practical advice on:
* How to change you spare wheel & check your tyres
* What your engine warning lights mean
* How to check & change your vehicles fluid levels

The event aims to:

* Increase confidence when dealing with garages
* Gain useful skills to maintain vehicles
* Increase vehicle safety when out on the road

Dunnington Motor Care Ltd: Unit 2B, Old Station Yard, Derwent Valley Trading Estate
Dunnington, York, YO19 5EP
Company Number: 10822460 VAT registration number: 129092217
Dunnington Motor Care Ltd T 01904 481818 E info@dunningtonmotorcare.com
VAT registration number: 129092217
This fun and informative session will teach all the under-the-bonnet basics leaving you

and your new driver more confident on the road.

Our technicians will cover the vital dashboard warning signs, oil, water and engine
checks, teach how to check tyre pressures, top up the air, change a tyre and more.
North Yorkshire Police will be in attendance to talk about road safety, as will the

RAC to talk about vehicle safety in the event of a breakdown.

Paul Stride will also be in attendance providing demonstrations and advice on in

fact and child car seats.

Our groups are kept small to ensure all attending are at ease and can be hands-on if

they wish.

Ticket prices are £15.00 for new drivers, a parent / carer is able to attend also free of

charge and the ladies night tickets are £10.00 per attendee.

100% of all proceeds raised will go towards Oscars Paediatric Brain Tumour Charity and Kyra Women’s Project.
Drinks and nibbles will be served throughout the evening.



Renni Prelle ‘’Thank you so much for a very informative and interesting evening. You’ve done an amazing job

organising this! Thanks for all the goodies too, much appreciated!!!’’
Lily Rowntree Thank you all for a fantastic evening. We had a great time,

learnt loads and all for charity!! Brilliant
Ann Elizabeth Carrington Thank you! Really enjoyed it! Xx


18 January
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
£10 – £15
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Dunnington Motor Care Ltd
Unit 2b, Old station Yard
York, YO19 5EP York
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