The D.V.S.A has now announced that your ' Practical Driving Test ' has been modified and has gone live from 04/10/2010. Your practical driving test will include approximately 20 minutes of independent driving.
Independent Driving Explained
During your test you will have to drive independently for about 20 minutes by either of the following:
A series of directions
A combination of both
Just to give you a helping hand there is a link below where you can see a series of videos on how the practical test has changed and how it will help you.
Don't be alarmed with anything as I am willing to help you every step of the way.