Woman on cloud nine after passing theory test on her 19th attempt

24-year-old Laura Walker passed her theory test on her 19th attempt. Credit: Jon Woliter

A woman from Derby has thanked her lucky stars after finally passing her theory test on her 19th attempt.

24-year-old Laura Walker of Uttoxeter New Road in Derby proved that persistence really can pay off, even when the people around her advised her to think about giving up.

After passing she said: