Can 16 year-olds ride restricted 125cc motorbikes ?

Hello there, it's my 16th in october and im currently trying to figure out what i would need to do in order to pass my test, as well as finding a fine bike that i could legally ride. My understanding so far is that at 16 50cc motorcycles are as far as you can go, then 125cc at 17. Can anyone tell me whether i... show more Hello there, it's my 16th in october and im currently trying to figure out what i would need to do in order to pass my test, as well as finding a fine bike that i could legally ride. My understanding so far is that at 16 50cc motorcycles are as far as you can go, then 125cc at 17. Can anyone tell me whether i could ride a restricted 125cc bike at 16 and then unrestrict it at 17? It would save the hassle of obtaining a 50cc then selling it for a 125cc in order to take the standard test. I live in England btw and would also like to know what processes i would have to go through leading up to my official test at whatever age, if that's possible. Thanks everyone (Y).
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