Driving license finally granted

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  1. Middy42

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    After a six month period my license to drive HGV has finally been granted what are released this is. I had a heart bypass operation April excellent from the medical staff and a good recovery. Applied for my license at the end of June and was finally granted it on 19 December after completing the stress treadmill test at the hospital on 24 November.
    Barrie
     
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    Good news
     
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    Glad it's sorted you must have more patience than me I gave up. Enjoy your travels. Pete
     
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    Great news. I know it is a long time to wait but you have to give your body time to heal (they usually say 6 months) before you can do the stress test safely.

    I'd rather be safe than sorry :)
     
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    After doing the test I agree. Barrie
     
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    Great news.. Had my bypass in March..
    Not bothering to re-apply for HGV, not used it for years and no plans to start work again. :)
    Goona sit back, chill and enjoy these extra days....
     
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    :xThumb: We're still waiting Peter and awaiting appt. for treadmill test Barrie
    CABG June, renewal application July. Expired September.:xangry:
    Phoned DVLA this am. to update them.
    Can't see an appointment coming now till New Year :xsad:
     
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    Well done, I'm five months in and playing ping pong with letters and forms, no major rush now but it's just pi**ing me off at the time it's taking especially if I had been desperate for the damn thing.
     
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    How many of us are there ??
    I might ask Jim to start a Fun CABG section.! :xThumb:
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    Hi Keep your chin up. I would have carried on but it looked like Feb/March for my decision.still not sure to be granted so called it of. we go away Jan to Spain so could't book anything waiting. Pete
     
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    Got license now, leaving for Spain /Portugal late January. Barrie
     
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    Hi Barrie we are on the 31st Jan from Portsmouth to Bilboa. Pete
     
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    I suspect the Glasgow bin lorry incident will make them a lot more carefull in the future
     
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    Enjoy your tour;)
     
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    Hi Pete, booked on camping el Narangal in Javea from February 2nd for a month and then on to a MCC Rally near Lagos. Barrie
     
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