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★★★★★

“Staff are all verry frendly, and helpfull. Everything...”

Written on: 27/08/2015 by Mattb90 (1 review written)

Staff are all verry frendly, and helpfull. Everything was explaind fully from the start. The experiance was verry enjoyable over the training period. I would highly recomend the school to anyone wanting to learn how to ride a bike… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to Mattb90's Review

Written on: 27/08/2015

Firstly, well done. Excellent passes in both Module 1 and Module 2. We aim to make the experience enjoyable as well as safe. Thank you for your endorsement of what we are about.

Call in and see us any time and show us your new bike when it lands.

All the best

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Excellent Instructors, PASS with VBS”

Written on: 20/08/2015 by bn_avit (1 review written)

I cant recommend VBS enough, I have just completed a 3 day Direct access coarse and passed both MOD 1 and MOD2 first time! the instructors are very knowledgeable and patient, I cant thank the person I dealt with and the guys enough for getting me through the coarse. Passing with Valley Bike School is like joining a family, always there should you need them, or just fancy a coffee ;) If you want to ride a motorcycle, give him a call, he and the team will help you soar through at your… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to bn_avit's Review

Written on: 24/08/2015

Well done on getting through your bike test first time and welcome to the family of bikers; we are merely a branch of that family. You are right in what you say, complete the process "at your pace" and SAFELY. You are welcome to co and have that coffee any time.

All the best
Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“excellent bike training school 1st class”

Written on: 19/08/2015 by Justinpeel (1 review written)

Big thanks to  the person I dealt with and his team I successfuly passed my bike test in 3 days with 1 minor they or very precise and very professional in what they do if you want to pass your bike test then this is the place to go… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to Justinpeel's Review

Written on: 24/08/2015

Hi,
I may well have been the person you dealt with and we are made up that you enjoyed your time with us. Obviously, 3 days is not the route for everyone. Your prior experience coming into the test process helped greatly... now go and enjoy your biking.
All the best
Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“You CAN teach old farts new tricks”

Written on: 17/08/2015 by Fatpipe (1 review written)

I passed my Mod 2 today and have only VBS to thank for that!!!!!! I can say that my experience with VBS was first class. The instructors are patient, and work hard towards students passing the various parts of the motorcycle tests. The equipment provided is of high quality and well maintained. Whilst I was taking my MOD1 I heard another instructor from a different school being rather condescending towards one of his pupils, making a big deal of some minor mistakes and not praising the… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to Fatpipe's Review

Written on: 19/08/2015

Thank you for your kind comments. I am sure that Fatpipe is not your real name ;-)

You make reference to the Matt Black. Providing it conforms to current legal standards, there can be no complaints BUT I do like the day-glow additions that you made to yours !

Well done Fatpipe. Enjoy your riding :)

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Direct Access Training”

Written on: 15/08/2015 by Stephenentwistle (1 review written)

Just passed today, VBS is a great set-up. Professional, friendly and patient. A massive thanks to all the team. Highly recommended especially for beginners with little or no experience (as I was). Kit, Safety gear and bikes all provided, all I had to do was turn up and learn. Thanks again VBS… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to Stephenentwistle's Review

Written on: 15/08/2015

Thank you. We do appreciate your comments and we are very happy that our combined efforts helped you to achieve your goal.

Well done. Stay in touch.

All the best

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“if carlsberg made bike schools”

Written on: 05/08/2015 by Brettl378 (1 review written)

Just wanted to say what a great time myself and father in law had training and passing with the team at valley bike school. from day one their approach was professional ,safe, and fun! learnt so much more than just how to ride a bike ,but how to ride safe and well. cant recommend highly enough try them out! … Read Full Review

Darth956's Comment

Written on: 05/08/2015

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. Learning to ride and pass a test is the easy bit. Staying safe on modern roads is a little more challenging. Enjoy... and... stay in touch, stay safe.

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Passed first time with no minors!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”

Written on: 02/08/2015 by RobCB250 (1 review written)

Thanks a lot Valley bike school, passed my A2 module 1 and 2 first time with no minors!!!!!! Excellent instructors who all gave great advice about my riding throughout my training. They were super friendly and had tones of patience! I will definitely be returning to do my A motorcycle test in 2 years! Cheers to the VBS Team!!!!!!!… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to RobCB250's Review

Written on: 03/08/2015

So pleased that you passed and that you came back with NO minors... excellent result. You mention the patience of our Instructors. They are selected for their patience, friendliness and teaching abilities.

Again, so pleased for you. Now, continue to ride safely.

All the best

Joe and The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“PASS with the BEST!”

Written on: 27/07/2015 by VickySan (1 review written)

Passed first time on all my tests with VBS, CBT, MOD1 and MOD2. Fabulous, safe and professional instructors, a huge thanks to you all. No pressure what so ever, you can go at your pace, taster sessions to test. They have clothing, helmets etc available to use if you don't have your own, they have everything covered. So if your thinking of passing on 2 wheels these are the guys to go with, i'd recommend them every time. 10/10 x… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to VickySan's Review

Written on: 27/07/2015

It was our pleasure Vicky. You always had a smile and brightened up everyones day. Glad that you saw all of our attributes and enjoyed your time with us. Now, go and enjoy your biking :)

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“"Simply The Best"”

Written on: 26/07/2015 by GedGee (1 review written)

If like me you've been trolling through bike schools and review sites on the web (and there are many) looking for the best then look no further. For a start when I rang up for information someone actually answered the phone. From day one I was involved in the choice of a training programme that was suited to me including optional test dates. I was put under no pressure and allowed to go at my own pace.The training for my mod 1 and mod 2 was delivered in a totally professional and competent… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to GedGee's Review

Written on: 28/07/2015

Thanks Ged. You were a joy to teach... prepared to engage in our banter and listen to what the Instructors were teaching you.

As for our training methods and style, we prefer people to learn at their pace... it is the safest way... the only way!

It goes without saying, because I know that you do... enjoy your riding!

And, call in for one of Bob's infamous brews when you are passing :)

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★★★★★

“Great school,Great instructors, Great time. ”

Written on: 21/07/2015 by mariusliaukevicius (1 review written)

Outstanding motorbike school,the best instructors,I have such a good time!I will recommend for everyone. Thank you very much!… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to mariusliaukevicius's Review

Written on: 21/07/2015

Thank you. We are happy that you passed your test and that you enjoyed being with us. It was our pleasure. We will miss the biscuits though ;-)

All the best

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Sensational, Super Safe, Super Cool.... VBS!!!”

Written on: 29/06/2015 by MattLippert (1 review written)

Just want to say a massive thanks everyone at Vally Bike School for everything you've taught me. Today I came home with a PASS for my direct access course. They've taken me from complete novice to a safe rider in 1 month. Had a great time and felt super safe the whole way. They came recommended to me by 4 work colleagues who have all been through their doors and I hope by writing this post, anyone thinking of using VBS will pick up the phone to their friendly team. Thanks guys!… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to MattLippert's Review

Written on: 30/06/2015

Our pleasure. There is a reason why the people at work recommended us, and you discovered why. Stay safe out there and don't be a stranger. Call in with your Bike!

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“An excellent course”

Written on: 18/06/2015 by Chris.G. (1 review written)

My bike training at VBS was top notch. I started with my CBT on the Saturday and progressed to the 500 on the Sunday and then the 600 on the Monday. I did my Mid 1 on the Thursday and Mod 2 on the Wednesday. ..which I passed both first time. If you listen to the instructors and put it into practice you will have no problem obtaining your bike licence. Happy riding :-)… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to Chris.G.'s Review

Written on: 18/06/2015

Excellent result and a pleasure to have had you with us. You said it... " If you listen to the instructors and put it into practice you will have no problem obtaining your bike licence."

Ride safely.

All the best

Joe & The Gang (VBS)

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“FROM USELESS TO TEST”

Written on: 10/06/2015 by Morrisonas130 (1 review written)

Passed my a2 test today with VBS, I can and have recommended them to all. The level of service and commitment is second to none, instructors that have a wealth of knowledge and break it down into fully understandable terms. The best way to describe my experience is, it's like joining a family ! All the instructors know how and when to have a laugh and how to crack a joke and really relieve the tension . I can't speak highly enough of the full team at VBS. relax and smile vbs are only a call… Read Full Review

Darth956's Comment

Written on: 11/06/2015

You have hit on a major part of our training ethos there... we are one big happy family of bikers and if you can share a joke to relieve the tension of the "test" environment, then so much the better.

Enjoy your riding. See you for your A licence soon.

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Get you through your test quick n safely ”

Written on: 03/06/2015 by reecew_92 (1 review written)

Excellent service from all the staff at vbs, everyone is down to earth and are real bikers themselves and know their stuff (listen to the advice). I have done my cbt right through to lessons on the bigger bikes and passed both mod one and two first time. And when doing them met people all around Lancashire and Yorkshire that have come to them. Big thanks to Martin, Tom and not forgetting Bob otherwise he will tell me off lol. See you next year for the A licence… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to reecew_92's Review

Written on: 05/06/2015

You said it.. listen to the advice ! Amazing how many novice riders pay for tuition then ignore the advice that they have paid for ! Then, they are surprised when things don't go their way ;-)

It's been a pleasure having you with us. Enjoy your riding.

See you next year for the A licence.

Joe & The Gang (VBS)

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“Getting back on a bike”

Written on: 03/06/2015 by Kellenh1950 (1 review written)

I wanted to get back on a bike after some years of not riding them, what Valley Bike School offered was perfect, from clothing to bikes and of course training. From start to finish I was given professional help and guidance from all the members of staff and as such achieved my goal. Did it at my pace with no pressure. well suited !… Read Full Review

Darth956's Comment

Written on: 03/06/2015

It was our pleasure.

Getting back on a motorbike after an absence can be a daunting prospect. Bikes have changed, as have the riding conditions. It is a good choice to get some tuition under your belt before getting back on two wheels.

Enjoy !

Joe & The Gang (Valley Bike School)

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“Absolute Fantastic Team and Place to Learn!!”

Written on: 26/05/2015 by addrules4eva (1 review written)

Done full training from my CBT to my A2 license with them and enjoyed every minute, learnt some very key and safe skills to riding which I will keep with me for life. Helped me pass all tests first time with ease would recommend them to anybody defiantly best value for money I have had in long time!! Will be going back to them in one year for my un-restricted license and recommend to anybody and everybody if you want to learn to ride a bike from no experience to experienced off road riders this… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to addrules4eva's Review

Written on: 26/05/2015

It has been a pleasure Adam !

You make some very good points there, especially about keeping the safe skills for life. Module 2 is a 40 minute exercise... safety is for life !

Enjoy your riding :)

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“Professional, knowledgeable and relaxed”

Written on: 20/05/2015 by 219Smith (1 review written)

All staff members are very well trained and have an in depth knowledge of driver training always putting safety first, this creates a very calming and relaxed training environment but always maintains the highest professional standards. It has been a pleasure to learn at this school and would highly recommend to others… Read Full Review

Darth956's Comment

Written on: 20/05/2015

We are so so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. You are so right about putting safety first but it also comes second, third, fourth... etc.

Enjoy your riding and, stay in touch.

All the best

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“Fantastic ”

Written on: 12/05/2015 by Wareps95 (1 review written)

Passed my mod 1 and mod 2 first time really happy with valley bike school, big thanks for all my training, would highly recommend… Read Full Review

Darth956's Comment

Written on: 14/05/2015

3 days is not for everyone. It is very intensive but, if you already have good Bike handling skills (Module 1), an appreciation of what is required on the road for Module 2 and the ability to listen in to instructions, then 3 days may be enough. Well done Iain.

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“Fab fab fab”

Written on: 10/05/2015 by AnnaMcF (1 review written)

A huge thanks to all the staff/instructors at Valley Bike School for helping me through my CBT. I couldn't of done it though without doing a couple of taster sessions first. If you've never rode a motorbike before, like me, then the Taster Sessions are so important & I would not of got through my CBT without them. The instructors are so friendly & patient. I would definitely recommend Valley Bike School to anyone & everyone… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to AnnaMcF's Review

Written on: 10/05/2015

Thank you for you kind words. We are made up that you enjoyed your CBT and that the tester sessions did their job. For someone who hasn't ridden before, the taster sessions are designed to get you confident with the bike and its controls on a one-to-one basis in a safe environment. The other purpose of the taster session is to give you just that - a taste of what it is like to be up front on a motorcycle and help you decide whether riding a motorcycle is something that you want to do. Riding a Motorcycle is not for everyone but, without having a go, you would never know.

Enjoy your riding and we look forward to seeing you for your Direct Access once you have done your theory test.

All the best

Joe & The Gang at VBS

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“Valley Bike School, the best by far!”

Written on: 14/04/2015 by pwhdaddy (1 review written)

All those fabulous people at VBS contributed to my first time passes in both Mod 1 & Mod 2. Within 5 lessons they took me from complete novice to my "Big Bike Licence." All the instructors had amazing people skills and their knowledge of riding, motorcycles, clothing, equipment and any concerns you may be having, were free to access as soon as you walked in the door. If your going to learn to ride a bike, you should only do it with The Valley Bike School!… Read Full Review

Darth956's Response to pwhdaddy's Review

Written on: 29/04/2015

Thanks for kind comments. It is good to have students through the door who are prepared to listen... it makes the whole process so much easier from both sides.

Enjoy your riding and... stay in touch.

Valley Bike School

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