Truro Driving School comprises of Martin Wilson & Tim Adams and covers the areas of Truro, Falmouth, Newquay, St Austell, Redruth and Camborne. Our aim is to provide a calm, patient and safe learning environment for learners or others who may want to refresh or enhance their driving skills.


Martin Wilson


Martin Wilson joined the Devon and Cornwall Constabulary when he was 16. He served the next 33 years in Devon, Cornwall and Sussex, the majority of that time as a traffic patrol officer. He is an advanced car driver and motorcyclist. Martin qualified as a Driving Instructor in 2003, a year before retiring from the police and setting up his own driving school. He is married with two daughters. Martin is also a commercial Yacht master and R.Y.A. sail cruising Instructor with Falmouth based “Cornish Cruising”. You could come to Cornwall and combine a family sailing holiday with driving lessons!


Martin's car is a new Skoda Fabia 1.9TDi, climate control, pictured above.


Tim Adams


Brought up in Cornwall, Tim Adams joined the Metropolitan Police after College and served for 8 years. He became a Class 1 Advanced Driver. Returning to Cornwall he worked as a Valuation Manager for 21 years throughout the county in different offices. During the last two years he qualified as an ADI in his spare time. He is married with two chidren, a dog of indeterminate parentage and six cats.


Tim's car is a new Skoda Fabia 1.9TDi, climate control, pictured above.