Riding a moped/scooter without a full UK driving licence?

Hey, I was hoping that someone might be able to help me out on this one. I currrently have a provisional UK driving licence, NOT a full one. Is there any type of moped or scooter type thing that I can legally use on the roads? I've been led to believe that if it wasn't capable of going over a certain... show more Hey, I was hoping that someone might be able to help me out on this one. I currrently have a provisional UK driving licence, NOT a full one. Is there any type of moped or scooter type thing that I can legally use on the roads? I've been led to believe that if it wasn't capable of going over a certain speed, you can ride one without a licence but unsure if this is actually true. I've tried googling all sorts of stuff but to be honest, the whole cc thing and types of moped completely confuses me so was hoping someone could tell me in idiots terms!!!

Thanks in advance
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