Region's drivers ranked best for first-time passes

Figures released by an insurance company show that almost twice as many learners pass first time in parts of Cumbria and South Scotland, than in other areas of the UK.

Drivers in our region have ranked well in first-time passes Credit: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The report says that more drivers pass in Kelso then anywhere else, with 70 percent getting their licence first time.