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Testimonials for January 2012


Ryan passed his practical driving test on the 30th January 2012 at Tilbury test centre. First time pass with 3 little driving faults. Pass plus next :) “Thanks Chau”

Sashi from Chafford Hundred passed his practical drivig test at Tilbury on Monday 23rd January 2012.  “Thank you Gary”.


Thomas passed his practical driving test on 19th January 2012, first time pass with 2 minor fault’s “Thanks Chau”. 

Amea from Linford Passed her practical driving test at Tilbury on 3rd January 2012.  “Thanks so much Gary for teaching me, I still can't believe I passed. Thank you so much”.



Sophie from Tilbury, passed her test on January 3rd 2012. “Thanks Stefan”

Merada Passed her driving test at Barking on the 6th January 2012.  “Thanks Annette”

Leeroy passed his practical driving test at Hornchurch on the 6th January 2012.  “Thanks Fivestar”


Samantha passed her driving test on 4th January 2012.  “Thanks so much Teena! Sorry for being a gran/bitchlet/minx! Hehe will miss you chicklet! :) xxxxx


Joe from Grays passed his test on 6th January 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Leila from Chadwell St Mary passed at Tilbury on the 6th January 2011. “Graham has been excellent. He has had a lot of patience and really helped me with my little mistakes. He helped me believe in myself a bit more and in what I can do. These last few months learning how to drive have been good and I feel that I am a safer driver because of it”


Nic from Grays passed his practical driving test on 10th January 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thank you Gary and Five Star, I'm so happy I've passed”.


Rebeccah from Hutton passed on 3rd January 2012. “Thanks Geoff”.

Claudette passed her practical driving test on 18th January 2012.  “thank you so much Teena  for helping me pass my driving tste :D xxxx


Mychal passed her practical driving test at Brentwood on the 13th January 2012. “Thanks Annette.”

Kirsty passed her driving test at tilbury on 20th January 2012. First time pass with 3 minor faults. “Thanks Chau :)” 

Practical driving test passed on 20th January 2012 by Oyewola from Grays after contacting Five Star with a short notice test. Did a one week semi intensive with Gary.  “Thank you so much Five Star and Gary”.


Christa from South Ockendon passed at Tilbury on 18th January 2012 with 2 faults on her first attempt: "Thank you to Stefan for all your help with getting me through my test don't know what I would of done with out your help :) thank you"


Maud passed her driving test on 31st January 2012 at Tilbury with 2 minor driving faults & its her birthday.

Abi from Grays passed his practical driving test on 30th January 2012.  “My friend Clement passed with Gary at Fivestar and recommend Gary and Fivestar to me, and I passed first time. Thank you so much”.


Hannah Passed her practical test on 25th January 2012.  “Thanks to Teena @ Five Star for getting me to pass my practical test today with only one minor! So chuffed, highly recommended! :D”


Jenny from Chafford passed her test in an Automatic car on 17th January 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Patricia from Purfleet passed her test in an Automatic car on 18th January 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Lucy passed in an Automatic car on 17th January 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Nem from Stifford Clays passed her test in an Automatic car on 20th January 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Testimonials for February 2012


Sian passed her practical driving test at Tilbury on 1st February 2012. “Thanks Teena”

Bradley passed is practical test on 2nd February 2012. "Thanks for all your help Stefan. Can't wait to drive myself!"


Michael passed his test on 1st February 2012 at Tilbury.

Walter passed his test at Tilbury on 8th February 2012 first time pass. “Thanks Chau”.

Sarvjit passed her practical test on the 9th February 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thank you to Chau & Fivestar” 

Ryan from Tilbury passed on 13th February 2012 with 5 faults. Second time lucky. "Thanks for all the help. I'm really happy to have done it!"

Tey passed his test on 9th February 2012 at at Tilbury on his first attempt with 2 faults. “Thanks Stefan”


Rachael passed her test in an Automatic car on the 3rd February 2012.  “I really enjoyed my lessons”

Mason from Grays passed first attempt at Tilbury on the 13th February 2012“FIVESTAR are definitely the best driving school”


Lucia from Grays passed first attempt at Tilbury on the 14th February 2012. “Had a great experience with FIVESTAR, my instructor Graham was really good and patient and enabled me to pass my test at the first try, Thank you”


Chanelle from Tilbury passed her driving test on 17th January 2012 on her first attempt after taking a 25 hour "Crash Course" "Thanks Stefan, couldn't of done it without all your help"


Nikki from Grays passed at Tilbury on 21st February 2012 on her first attempt. She wrote "I can't believe it, I'm still in shock. Thanks all your help Stefan"


Testimonials for March 2012


Michael from purfleet passed on 1st March 2012 at Hornchurch. “Thank you Gary for helping me pass my test first time.”


Takmina from Southend passed at Tilbury with 3 faults on 5th March 2012.  "Thank you so much for your help and support Stefan... Having being let down from my previous instructors, when i started taking lessons with you i was lacking confidence and had lost hope but thanks to your encouragement and positivity i managed to rebuild my confidence and here i am today, passed my driving test with only 3 minors :) thank you so so much  Stefan, wouldn't have been able to do this without you. I would definitely recommend  Stefan to anyone who wants to pass their driving test with ease and confidence. Thanks again”


Joanne passed her practical test first time on 12th March 2012.  “Massive thank you to Teena, for helping me past my driving test 1st Time!! X”


Martin passed his practical test at Hornchurch on 19th March 2012. “Thanks Annette”

Demet passed his test on the 12th March in Tilbury (first time pass) “Thanks Chau”

Arnes passed his test in Hornchurch on the 17th March 2012 ( first time pass) Thanks Fivestar & Chau” 

NICOLA passed her practical test on 16th March 2012 at Hornchurch first time pass. “Thanks Annette”

Dee from Grays passed on 15th March at Tilbury. “Thank you Gary for helping me pass my test first time”.

Kelsie passed her driving test at Tilbury on 19th March 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Nicole passed her test with Teena on 20th March 2012. “Thanks Teena”

Alison Vieira Gois First time pass at Tilbury on 21st March 2012.  “Thanks Chau :)” 

Edenislon, passed his test on the 20th March at Tilbury. First time pass.  “Thanks Chau” 

Victor Obozuwa passed his practical test on 22nd March 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thanks Chau”

Kristy passed at Tilbury on the 27th March 2012. “Can't believe i actually passed today! massive thankyou to Teena for putting up with me and my blondness for the past couple of months! really appreciate the time you gave up and put in for me! and it was enjoyable to learn with you to :) thankyouu s much yayyyy xxxxxxx”


Heidi passed her test on 30th March 2012.  First time pass

Catherine from Tilbury passed 29th March on her first attempt. She wrote "Thanks stefan for everything, wouldn't have been able to have done it without you, especially putting up with my moaning and days when I really couldn't drive and your poor car being put through the battering I gave it occasionally. Thanks for giving me the confidence to actually go up chadwell hill, use fifth gear and pass first time, cheers for your help, cath :)"

Alan form South Ockendon Passed on the 8th March 2012. “great experience with FIVESTAR and my instructor Graham who was really helpful. Thank you”


Testimonials for April 2012


Andrew from Purfleet passed at Tilbury on 2nd April 2012 after a 25hr Crash Course. First time pass. "Good driving instructor Good car to learn to drive in”.


Tommy from South Ockendon passed at Tilbury after 22 hrs driving on his first attempt. "Thanks Stefan for being a great instructor, and helping me pass first time.”


Avinder passed his test in tilbury on 13th April 2012 “Thanks Chau”

Natalie from Grays passed at Tilbury on 12th April 2012 with Graham.  “Thanks Graham”


Zoe passed her practical test on 20th April 2012. “Thanks Teena”

Vanessa passed her practical test on the 18th April 2012. “Thanks Teena”.

Jane from Canvey Island passed her practical test on 19th April 2012. “Thank you so much Gary, I'm very very happy thank you”.


Abi passed her practical test in an Automatic car on the 20th April 2012. “Thanks so much Geoff”

Lee from South Ockendon passed his test at Tilbury on 17th April. “I passed first time, thank you very much Gary”.


Ashley from Grays passed his practical test at Tilbury on 17th April 2012.  “Thanks Stefan”

Tony from Leyton passed his practical test on 12th April at Hornchurch. “Thank you very much for all you effort,it was made easy knowing that you are there sitting next to me hearing those encouraging words.I would like to thank you once more.

When I failed my first test Gary saw how I was affected but the encouraging words from him straight away made me believe that I was a good driver it had just been a mistake.On my second test I was just nervous and made a big mistake at the beginning of the test which I finished off very well but knew that with the mistake earlier on I had failed.Gary was there again to encourage me to carry on and not lose heart.On my third test Gary made me feel like the best driver in the world which calmed me and I passed my test.I owe it to Gary and I will always recommend anybody to him as he is worth every penny you pay him.I feel he is one of the best instructors.Thanks again Gary”.

Liz from Tilbury passed on 23rd April 2012 at Tilbury. “Thanks for helping me to drive Stefan, couldn't of done it with out you, and thanks for letting me drive through McDonalds ;) lol , and sticking by me when I kept mucking up the manoeuvres , thankyou !"

Regina Passed her practical test on 24th April 2012 at Tilbury.  First time pass, 3 minor faults “Thanks Chau”

Sam passed his driving test on 24th April 2012 at Hornchurch. “Thanks Annette”

Zafer from Grays passed his practical test on 23rd April 2012. “Thank you very much Gary”.


Lisa passed her practical test on 24th April 2012. “A massive thank you to my friend teena, for putting up with me, and all my fears of driving, your hard work and understanding got me there, without all your help and advice, i would never of passed today, so thankyou again u r a star.


Sam, passed his driving test at Tilbury on 27th April 2012. “Thanks”

Aaron from Tilbury passed his practical driving test on 24th April 2012 . “Thanks for getting me through my test first time. Graham gave me the help I needed”.


Sarah from Tilbury “passed her practical test on 17th April 2012. “Brilliant instruction, could not have done it without you. Thank You”


Maxwell from West Thurrock, passed his practical driving test at Tilbury on the 8th May 2012. “Thanks for helping me iron out my bad driving habits, and of course keeping everything very lively by injecting jokes into the lessons.  I realy had a goodtime. Cheers.”

Denise Jones Passed her test with John In Basildon on the 8th May 2012.  “Many thanks to John not only for helping me pass first time on Tuesday 8th May, but also for being a very patient instructor too :-)”


Testimonials for May 2012

Mitchell from Pitsea passed his practical test at Basildon on 8th May 2012. He took a 15 hour 'Crash Course' and passed on his first attempt with 1 driving fault. "Thank you Stefan at five star you're a wicked instructor and a good laugh thank u mate"


Robin passed his practical driving test on 11th May 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thanks Chau” 

Darrell from Chadwell passed at Tilbury on 29th May 2012, after completing a 20 hour Crash Course with 2 faults. He wrote "Stefan is a really reliable driving instructor,would highly recommend to a friend. Driving school really helpful and easy to contact. Cheers"



Alex Semyzhenko passed his practical driving test 29th May 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thanks Chau”

Patricia passed her practical test on 30thth May 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Lili passed her practical driving test 29th May 2012 at Tilbury. “Thanks Chau”

Michael from Grays passed his practical test on 18th May at Tilbury. “Thanks Gary”


Charity from Chafford Hundred passed her practical test at tilbury on 17th May 2012.  “Thanks very much Gary”

Amad from South Ockendon passed his driving test on 25th May 2012 at Tilbury. "Thanks for your help in passing my test, if you can pass someone like me you can make anyone pass as I always do silly mistakes. And thanks for being calm all the time I was repeating those silly mistakes again n again you are a brilliant instructor and thanks for all the hard work you put towards my pass and thanks for five star having you as an instructor"


Huong Nguyen passed her practical driving test on 22nd May 2012 first time pass at Tilbury.  “Thanks Chau

Jarrod from South Ockendon passed his practical test on 25th May 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Munick Picolli passed her practical driving test on 24th May 2012 at Tilbury. “Thanks Chau”

Emma from Grays passed at Tilbury on her first attempt on the 22nd May 2012. "Thanks for everything Stefan"


Hayley from Pitsea, passed her practical driving test at basildon on the 19th May 2012. "Thanku stefan for all your patience, u certainly have more than me! I still can't believe I have a driving licence!! :O) couldn't have done it without you"



Joseph from Grays passed his practical driving test on the 18th May 2012 at Tilbury after completing a 40hr Crash Course." My instructor Stefan is very good. I went from knowing nothing about driving to passing with 7 faults after 40 hours. Thanks for all your help!!!"


Kayode Blessing Adelekan, passed his practical driving test on 15th May 2012 at Tilbury, first time pass. “Thanks Chau”

Zara passed her practical driving test at Tilbury on the 30th May 2012, after a 25 hour Crash Course. “Thanks to Teena I passed! :D “

Jack from Grays, first time pass on 31st May 2012.   “Great instruction, definitely value for money. Thanks to Graham who helped me pass my test with ease”


Testimonials for June 2012

Joe from Grays passed at Tilburyon 15th June 2012,  first time pass. “Thank you for everything Gary”.


Jade from Grays passed her test on the 11th June 2012. “My boyfriend recommended Graham at FIVESTAR as I was not happy with my previous instructor. I found Graham to be easy to get along with, laid back, patient and his explanations of situations were good. My boyfriend and now me passed 1st time. Thanks Graham and FIVESTAR.”


Dean from Chadwell passed on 15th June 2012 at Tilbury.First attempt after taking a 15 hour Crash Course. "Just wanna say thank you so much man 4 getting me thru it was that great day all round like I said thanks again pal :) stay safe"



Marianne passed her test on the 8th June with Geoff. “Very happy, Thank you”

Jennifer Giles first time pass  on the 13th June 2012 after a 30 hour intensive course. “Would like to say a big thank you to teena for helping me pass my driving test first time on 13th June. Really appreciate your time, patience and everything you did. Will definitely be recommending five star to others. X


Kate passed her practical test on 15th June 2012. “Thank you so much to Teena Plummer who taught me how to drive!! All thru them stressful lessons of my head in the clouds, I've passed and you've got rid of me :D thank you for everything!!!!!! Xxxx

Jack Southgate passed on 13th June 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Ubaid Ullah, passed his practical test 22nd June 2012 at Tilbury test centre. “Thanks Chau”

Aaron passed his test first time at Tilbury on 22nd June 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Lisa from Purfleet passed her test on 25th June 2012.  “Thank you so much Gary”.

Jordan from Grays passed on the 19th June 2012. “When I joined FIVESTAR after being messed about by my previous instructor I found out how a driving school and instructor should be like. Graham assessed my needs and enabled me to pass first time. Thank you.”


Ashley from Hornchurch passed on Monday 25th June 2012 after taking a 20hr Crash Course. He wrote "Thanks Stefan for getting me to test standard and your patience with my reverse round the corner!! Great instructor "


Leroy from South Ockendon passed on Tuesday 26th June 2012, after booking a short notice course of lessons. He wrote "Thnx stef I wud Neva av passed wiv out ur help n it only took u 5 lessons 2 do it nice1."


Adelina Jace passed her practical test at Hornchurch with Annette on the 22nd June 2012.  “Thankyou”


Sara Passed her test on 26th June 2012 with Teena.  “Thanks”

Testimonials  for July 2012

Jemma from South Ockendon passed at Tilbury on 13th July 2012. She took a 25 hour Crash Course and passed with 4 faults on her first attempt.  “thank you so much Stefan, I couldn't of done this without you, you have had the patients of a saint with me and without you I would never of got through this. I will be recommending you highly to everyone i know. Once again thank you so much :)"


Stephanie passed her test on 13th July 2012 with Gary.  “Thanks to Gary at fivestar i passed my driving test first time. Great instructor! Thank you Gary!”


Samantha Smith passed her test in Brentwood on 12th July 2012 with Annette. “Thanks”

Abdul passed on the 11th July 2012.  “Ver happy”






Ola Passed on the 9th July 2012 with Geoff.  “Thanks”

Danielle from Chelmsford passed at Tilbury on 27th July. She took a 20 hour Crash Course and passed with 1 fault.  “Thanks Stefan”

Jason Tiff passed his test at Hornchurch on 25th July 2012.  “Thanks Fivestar & Annette”

Joe Mellor passed his practical test first time at Tilbury on the 18th July 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Paige Burns passed her test first time at Tilbury on the 25th July 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

A list of driving test passes with FIVESTAR Driver Training from 2012, at Tilbury, Basildon, Hornchurch and Brentwood.

George, passed his test at Tilbury on the 3rd August 2012.  “Thanks Graham”

Son Thai passed his test at Tilbury on the 3rd August 2012.  First time pass. “Thanks Chau” 

Thomas Hall Passd his practical test in Hornchurch on the 7th August 2012.  “Thanks Annette”

Akin passed his practical driving test on 9th August 2012.“After a few attempts with my previous driving instructor I moved to FIVESTAR driver training and met with Graham my new instructor. Graham is an excellent instructor with a top knowledge of driving teaching, he was calm, professional, respectful and honest. I was able to pass my test less than a month of driving coaching from him. Thank you GRAHAM for making my dream come true. I’ll recommend my friends to you. You are the best in this trade.”

Nicole from Grays passed her practical test first time at Tilbury on 10th August 2012. “After being messed about by our previous instructor My boyfriend and now me have passed first time with Graham at FIVESTAR. We found that FIVESTAR take their professionalism seriously and the service we received was excellent. Thank you so much Graham”

Toni Furby passed her practical driving test on 14th August 2012.  “I would like to say a very big thank you to Annette at five star. Past first time. Brilliant instructor. Would highly recommend. Thanks Annette”


Douglas from North Stifford passed at Tilbury with 4 faults on his first attempt on 23rd August 2012. "Thanks Stefan"

Antony Palmer passed his practical test at Hornchurch on 24th August 2012. “Thanks Annette”

Alex from Grays passed at Tilbury on 24th August 2012. "Thanks Stefan"


Testimonials for August 2012

Aaron Simpson passed his practical test on the 14th August 2012, First time pass!.  “Thanks Teena”

Jessica Douglass passed her practical test on the 24th August 2012, first time pass.  “Id like to say a massive thank you to Teena Plummer for all the hard work and patience she has put in this year!! Highly recommend her brilliant! X”

Vanclei Picolli, passes his practical test at Tilbury test centre 22/08/2012. “Thanks Chau”

Liam from Corringham passed at Tilbury on 31st August 2012. "Thanks Stefan".


Emily from Langdon Hills passed her test on the 30th September 2012. “Thanks for everything Gary”.


Mass from Grays passed his test on 8th August 2012. “Thanks Gary”

Dean from Rainham, passed his test at Hornchurch on 3rd September 2012. “I passed first time, thank you so much Gary, you are a great instructor and I always enjoyed my lessons and our football chats. Thank you again”.


Gary Wan passed his practical driving test on 5th September 2012 at Tilbury test centre. “Thanks Chau :) “

Sean Wells passed his practical test on 6th September 2012 at Hornchurch.  “Thanks Annette”

Kayley Passed her practical test with Geoff in an Automatic car on the 17th September 2012. “Happy, Happy”

Alex Mayger passed his practical test on 13th September 2012 at Tilbury test centre first time pass with just 3 minor driving faults. “Thanks Chau”

Paula from Tilburd passed her practical test on the 5th September 2012. “Graham Thanks for getting me through the test, you deserve a medal. I’ll definitely recommend you, excellent driving school”

Evalaji from Tilbury passed his practical test on 5th September 2012.  “Graham was a top instructor, he helped me pass my test first time. He was very patient and taught me well. Thank you”

Urenna passed her practical test in an Automatic car with Geoff on 3rd September 2012. “Over the Moon”

Elliott passed his test at Tilbury on 10th September 2012. “Thanks Teena”.

Hannah passed her test at Tilbury on the 14th September 2012. “Thanks Teena”.

George passed his test at Hornchurch on September 28th no faults… “Thanks Annette :)

Frankie passed her test at Tilbury on 21st September 2012. "Thank you Stefan for the patience The telling off, the gritted teeth and smile. Just thank you. You truly have a talent, especially to put up with me!!!!!! So credit where credit due your a star! X “

Masood Sadiq passed his practical test at tilbury on 25th September 2012. “Thanks Chau”

Julia passed her test on 18th September 2012. “Thanks FIVESTAR”

Vince from Chadwell passed on 21st September 2012. “"Thanks Stefan! Really great instructor after being messed about by my previous instructor. Couldn't be more happy with lessons "


Jake from Stanford-Le-Hope passed his practical driving test on 19th September 2012. “Thanks for all your help, great training. FIVESTAR is....5 stars.”

Testimonials for September 2012

Testimonials  2013


The instructors and staff at Five Star Driver Training would like to congratulate all of our driving test passes and thank all of the pupils who have contributed to this page.  Please note this is not a full list of practical test passes from instructors at Five Star. Fclick here for test passes from :  2012    2011   

 

If you are a previous pupil of Five Star Driver Training and would like to add your picture, comments and or picture and comments please email learnwithfivestar@live.co.uk.  


Testimonials for December 2012

Testimonials for October 2012

Rachel Logan passed her practical driving test at Hornchurch on the 5th October 2012 after a 20 hour Intensive Course.  “Thanks Annette :)”

Ryan passed his test on 5th October 2012. First time pass. “ I was recommended to Graham from my friends who have passed first time with Graham. So glad they recommended me to him as I passed with my first attempt with Graham. He gave me the help that I needed.”

Hadley Nicholls passed his test on 4th October 2012 at Tilbury. First time pass. “Thanks Teena”

Charlie passed her test in an automatic car on 3rd October 2012. “Thanks Geoff”

Sami passed her test in an automatic car on 11th October 2012.  “Thankyou fivestar & Geoff”

Cyril passed his practical test at Tilbury test centre on the 9th October 2012. First time pass “Thanks Chau”

Like Fisher passed his test on the 10th October at Tilbury test centre “Thanks Chau”

Billie from West Thurrock passed at Tilbury on her first attempt on Wednesday 3rd October. She wrote "thank you stefan for going dealing with all the random things that I would say and call you, and thank you for being there to get me through my test"


Brett passed his practical test at Tilbury on 18th October 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Ashwani passed on 18th October 2012. “Thanks Chau.”

Luanne passed her practical test at Tilbury on 19th October 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Melissa passed her practical test on 24th October 2012.  “Thanks Teena”

Hang passed her practical test in an Automatic car on 9th November 2012. “Thanks Geoff”

Paul passed on the 9th November after a 15 hour “Crash Course”  "Thanks for being patient with my driving and showing me the little hints and tricks regarding manoeuvres. I listened to what you said and passed with 4 faults. Couldn't be happier!!!"

Becky from Grays first time pass at Tilbury on 6th November “Thanks FIVESTAR for all your help and Graham my instructor who was excellent”

Testimonials for November 2012

Chis passed on 17th November 2012.  “Thanks Chau”

Yasmine Yaseem passed her test on 27th December 2012.  “Thanks Chau”

Ot 15th November 2012. “Thanks Chau”

Olateju  10th December 2012

M Pickett passed on 15th November 2012.  “Thank you Annette”

Olawale passed his test on the 16th November 2013.  “Thanks Annette”

Sue passed on 9th November 2012.  “Thanks Geoff”

Calvin passed his test on 7th December 2012 “Thanks Stefan”

Craig passed his test on 3rd December 2012. “Just passed my test! Big thanks to Gary James and Five Star!!”

Elena Solomon passed at Tilbury with Annette. “Thanks Fivestar”

Hannah passed at Tilbury on 13th December 2012.  Teena

Natasha  passed on 20th December 2012 at Tilbury.  “Thanks Gary”

Jack from Grays passe on 11th December 2012. “Thanks Gary”

Marian from Grays passed at Tilbury on Dec 13th. "Thanks Stefan"

Charlie Reader passed at Tilbury on 11th December 2012. “Thanks Teena”

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