BOLTON has been named in the top 10 places for learner drivers.

Research from Zutobi, a Driving Theory Test app, found that 53% of learners taking their test for the first time passed on their first attempt, with 2.24% of those doing so with zero faults.

Zutobi looked at factors including: Overall pass rate, Accidents per 100,000 people and average speed on local roads.

Bolton was ranked third, behind the top spots for Warrington and Bournemouth. The town was given an overall rating of 76.88.

The worst area for learner drivers were Leeds, Luton and Birmingham.

Manchester was the other borough of Greater Manchester to be named in the top 30 best places for learner drivers - at 19th place.

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