Last night the scenes at Kent’s Ashford Truckstop were an HGV driver’s nightmare as over 200 trucks were turned away because of the lack of parking space.
Commenting, RHA chief exec Richard Burnett said: “This clearly underlines the lack of … [Continue Reading]
Certas Energy, working in partnership with RoadKing, hosted the grand opening of the new state-of-the-art HGV refuelling site at The Hollies Truckstop, Cannock.
Accompanied by truckstop users, the launch celebrated the significant investment in the site and the recognition of … [Continue Reading]
Following yesterday’s announcement (11 October 2017) in Westminster Hall that HGV drivers are to be fined by DVSA if they take their full weekly rest break in their cabs from 1 November 2017, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) is calling … [Continue Reading]
Proposals set out in a leaked Home Office document this week would end the free movement of labour immediately after Brexit and prevent all but the most highly-skilled EU workers from entering Britain.
The logistics industry depends on EU workers … [Continue Reading]
Volkswagen Van Centre Bury St Edmunds has picked-up a third consecutive aftersales award making it the most consistent aftersales team in Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Awards history.
The team based at Northern Way in Bury St Edmunds has won the Aftersales … [Continue Reading]
When Regency Glass came finally to replace its trusty 17-year-old Atego 18-tonner, only one manufacturer was in the frame – it had to be another Mercedes-Benz.
The Lancashire-based operator’s new Antos 1824 was supplied by Roanza Truck & Van. It … [Continue Reading]
Mitchells of Mansfield has invested £750,000 in new Renault trucks, as part of ongoing growth across the business.
Celebrating its 50th anniversary next year and based in Sutton-in-Ashfield in Nottinghamshire, the has seen tremendous growth over the last year. … [Continue Reading]
Slough Borough Council has awarded a 5-year contract for the supply of standard and specialist vehicles to national vehicle hire and management company SHB Hire Ltd.
The contract, which will see SHB supply in excess of 40 vehicles was awarded … [Continue Reading]
Ryder’s delivery of replacement trucks and trailers to Longs of Leeds heralds the arrival of the haulier’s new livery for 2017.
Ryder is supplying 50 Daf XF460 tractor units, fitted with Super Space Cabs and AS Tronic gearboxes, and 40 … [Continue Reading]
A HGV recovery vehicle was completely destroyed by fire on the A24 last night, the fire service has confirmed. Two fire engines from Worthing were sent out just after 10pm to the HGV, which was on the A24 at Washington… [Continue Reading]