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  Iveco Strator for Billy Bowie
Date Added: 07/04/2010
 
 

Billy Bowie Tankers will shortly be putting their brand new Iveco Strator and what a looker it is too. It is pictured here at the recent Scotplant [ more... ]

 
  Robert McCarroll to be added to the site
Date Added: 07/04/2010
 
 

Robert McCarroll from Bishopbriggs in Glasgow and are a small but really well turned out fleet that have RMC registration suffixes. I am most grateful [ more... ]

 
  Maxwell Freight Services x 2
Date Added: 06/04/2010
 
 

The M6 at Alsager has to be one of the busiest photographic locations in the country with thousands of lorries passing through on a daily basis.To [ more... ]

 
  Pentalver Transport x 2
Date Added: 06/04/2010
 
 

Pentalver Transport have their large logo on the front of every lorry which make them stand out from other vehicles. Pictured here at Alsager are two [ more... ]

 
  H Essers added to European section
Date Added: 05/04/2010
 
 

H Essers have recently been added to the European section of the Lorryspotting online database.The company are from Belgium and operate across the [ more... ]

 
  D Brusse now there is a drawbar
Date Added: 05/04/2010
 
 

D Brusse are a Dutch haulier that operate some remarkable drawbar outfits like this Scania R500 6W (Top). They are in the flower transport sector and [ more... ]

 
  New Scania tippers for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 04/04/2010
 
 

W H Malcolm have taken delivery of several new Scania P340 8W Tippers which are in the green,yellow and blue construction livery.

The photo is [ more... ]

 
  C L Transport on the M5
Date Added: 04/04/2010
 
 

One of the most frequently photographed fleets on the M5 around Taunton has to be C L Transport who are from Bridgwater. I have added them to my list [ more... ]

 
  Tyson H Burridge line up
Date Added: 03/04/2010
 
 

Tyson H Burridge are from Cumbria and run a really well turned out fleet in their familiar light and dark blue livery. Their most recent DAF FTGCF85 [ more... ]

 
  Steve Whistance line up
Date Added: 03/04/2010
 
 

We recently added th fleet details of Steve Whistance to the online database. The company operate a fleet of rigid tippers and are from Chepstow in [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Pollock
Date Added: 02/04/2010
 
 

Pollock Scotrans have taken delivery of quite a few DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SC) tractor units which all have the PSL registration suffix. This vehicle [ more... ]

 
  Pentalver Transport on the A34
Date Added: 02/04/2010
 
 

Pentalver Transport have a major base in Southampton and the A34 is a great place to take photos of their vehicles. Pictured here is one of their MAN [ more... ]

 
  Bretts Transport Scania R400
Date Added: 01/04/2010
 
 

Bretts Transport are from Guyhirn in Cambridgeshire and they run a mixed fleet of Scanias and Volvos which can be seen all over the UK.

The [ more... ]

 
  R & H Scott line up
Date Added: 31/03/2010
 
 

R & H Scott are from Hexham in Northumberland and their livery has to be one of the most eye catching and prominent there is.

The photo is [ more... ]

 
  Ex Hodnet Transport vehicle
Date Added: 30/03/2010
 
 

Hodnet Transport used to run a really amazing fleet of MAN tractor units until they ceased trading some 3 years ago. Their vehicles can still be seen [ more... ]

 
  M Way DAF one for the mantelpiece
Date Added: 30/03/2010
 
 

M Way and Son from South Molton have a fleet of bulk tippers that are always spotlessly turned out and their DAF W111 WAY has to be one of the most [ more... ]

 
  P S Badger
Date Added: 29/03/2010
 
 

P S Badger are from Yew Tree Farm in Worcestershire and they are frequent visitors to the South West with their really well presented livestock [ more... ]

 
  New MAN TG-X for D J B Haulage
Date Added: 29/03/2010
 
 

D J B Haulage are from Radstock in Wiltshire and they have recently taken delivery of a brand new MAN TG-X 6x2 tractor unit which is pictured here at [ more... ]

 
  K S Coles on the M5
Date Added: 28/03/2010
 
 

K S Coles are a South West vegetable grower and packer who are from Wellington in Somerset. One thing I noticed about this lorry is that it is a tag [ more... ]

 
  PlantLine on the M5
Date Added: 28/03/2010
 
 

PlantLine are one of my favourite fleets as purple is my favourite colour and their vehicles are always superbly turned out. Their fleet are all named [ more... ]

 
  Eddie Stobart MAN TG-X
Date Added: 27/03/2010
 
 

The Stobart Group have a predominantly Scania and Volvo fleet so it us always nice to see a few MANs added to the fleet. Pictured here is Y23 WSH [ more... ]

 
  White Road Commander
Date Added: 27/03/2010
 
 

There have been quite a few UK operators who have used American trucks as part of their fleet. This White "Road Commander" was operated by George [ more... ]

 
  Nedexco in Aberdeen
Date Added: 26/03/2010
 
 

Nedexco were one of the first European fleets to be added to our European section which has become very popular with our members and visitors alike. [ more... ]

 
  Hadley Group very nice fleet
Date Added: 26/03/2010
 
 

The Hadley Group run a very tidy fleet indeed with their black and silver liveried fleet that all have GGT registration suffixes. The GGT refers to [ more... ]

 
  FreshLinc to be added to the database
Date Added: 25/03/2010
 
 

The latest haulier to be added to the site is that of FreshLinc who are from Spalding in Lincolnshire whose fleet can be seen the length and breadth [ more... ]

 
  Black Scania for Wains
Date Added: 25/03/2010
 
 

Wains Transport have a Black liveried Scania R470 6x2 (Top) tractor unit that used to belong to Kevin Leach Transport from North Devon.

The [ more... ]

 
  Plantspeed with Terex dump truck
Date Added: 24/03/2010
 
 

I was delighted to be invited by Plantspeed to take photos of their FH16 6 X 4 removing a Terex dump truck from Stanscombe quarry near Bristol. The [ more... ]

 
  Madeleine McCann Stobart join search
Date Added: 23/03/2010
 
 

The Stobart Group have joined the search for Madeleine McCann who disappeared in Portugal in May 2007. They have a brand new trailer which has been [ more... ]

 
  How many wheeels ?
Date Added: 23/03/2010
 
 

I am always interested in photos of unusual vehicles and this mobile crane with 20 wheels is something that you just don't see every day. It is [ more... ]

 
  New DAF for John Beaty
Date Added: 22/03/2010
 
 

John Beaty from Penrith in Cumbria have taken delivery of a brand new DAF FTPXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit which looks very fetching in its light [ more... ]

 
  Another light blue and white livery
Date Added: 22/03/2010
 
 

Whilst on the theme of light blue and white liveries here is another from the fleet of Oakbank services in the livery of Caledonian Proteins pictured [ more... ]

 
  Gurt big lorry on the A34
Date Added: 21/03/2010
 
 

Whilst on the way to Southampton the other day I stopped off for 20 minutes on the A34 to take some photos and was rewarded with this Oshkosh [ more... ]

 
  AET Transport Services Ltd
Date Added: 21/03/2010
 
 

AET Transport Services Ltd are from Poole in Dorset and there vehicles always have the AET registration suffix which make them stand out from the [ more... ]

 
  New Scania R440 6x2 for Dent
Date Added: 20/03/2010
 
 

The Dent Company from Cumbria have several new Scania R440 6x2 (HL) tractor units with tag axles. This vehicle was photographed at the Scania [ more... ]

 
  New Scanias for A W Jenkinson
Date Added: 20/03/2010
 
 

The Stobart Group and A W Jenkinson recently announced a jopint procurement venture that resulted in the largest ever order for Scanias in the UK with [ more... ]

 
  Drawbar or tipper with trailer ?
Date Added: 19/03/2010
 
 

This photo taken on the M5 at Burlescombe shows a Scania R420 6x4 tipper with a trailer carrying road plaining equipment. Should it be a drawbar or a [ more... ]

 
  New 10 reg for Cadzow
Date Added: 18/03/2010
 
 

Cadzow Heavy haulage have recently taken delivery of a brand new DAF FTTXF105 510 6x4 (SC) tractor unit which is seen here on the A90 at [ more... ]

 
  SAM Haulage Ltd to be added to the site
Date Added: 17/03/2010
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet details of SAM Haulage Ltd who are from Muirkirk in Scotland and are a fleet of two vehicles, so the old adage [ more... ]

 
  George H Kime new livery
Date Added: 16/03/2010
 
 

George H Kime are from Wrangle near Boston and they have a new livery which has been applied to two of their Renaults. It just goes to show that [ more... ]

 
  D & M Haulage on the M5
Date Added: 16/03/2010
 
 

D & M Haulage are on the hauliers who have been added to the site in the last 6 months and I see them all the time on the M5. Pictured here near [ more... ]

 
  Mansel Davies re registrations
Date Added: 15/03/2010
 
 

Mansel Davies have recently re registered three of their newer Volvos with cherished plates K222,333 and 444 MDS. With the access we have to the DVLA [ more... ]

 
  Another Quinn Group vehicle
Date Added: 15/03/2010
 
 

We recently received approval to list the vehicles of the Quinn Group and I would be most interested to hear from viewers what the correct name is for [ more... ]

 
  Quinn Group give permission to join LS
Date Added: 14/03/2010
 
 

I am really pleased to announce that we now have the necessary permission to list the fleet details of the Quinn Group whose vehicles have a very [ more... ]

 
  Pontrilas in Devon
Date Added: 14/03/2010
 
 

Pontrilas Timber are from Hereford and they have a cracking racing green and cream livery. Seen here on the A361 near South Molton is one of their [ more... ]

 
  Evans Transport new Scania
Date Added: 13/03/2010
 
 

Evans Transport have a brand new Scania R440 6x2 (HL) tractor unit which will be based at their Exeter depot and working on brick carrying [ more... ]

 
  Courtenham yes please if we could
Date Added: 13/03/2010
 
 

I receive numerous suggestions for hauliers to be included on the database and this one for the fleet of Courtenahm really caught my eye. Red and blue [ more... ]

 
  Nolan Transport how many vehicles ?
Date Added: 12/03/2010
 
 

I don't think I have ever seen the same Nolan Transport lorry twice they seem to breed and replicate themselves at an amazing rate does anyone out [ more... ]

 
  Trailers have moved on a bit
Date Added: 12/03/2010
 
 

It occurred to me the other day how trailer technology has moved on from the good old days of flatbed trailers and drivers roping and sheeting [ more... ]

 
  Deer oh deer
Date Added: 11/03/2010
 
 

Two of our members from Scotland were waiting for the ferry at Lochranza to take them over to the Kintyre peninsula when this deer appeared seeking [ more... ]

 
  Glendinning from Devon oh yes !
Date Added: 11/03/2010
 
 

Glendinning are from South Devon and they must be one of my favourite all time fleets with their beautiful cream and red liveried vehicles. I would [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for A & D Logistics
Date Added: 10/03/2010
 
 

A & D Logistics are from Renfrew and all of their vehicles are named after womens names with the suffix "Pride". They have recently taken delivery of [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Goldstar
Date Added: 09/03/2010
 
 

Goldstar are in the process of taking delivery of numerous new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor units which are pictured here at the DAF dealership [ more... ]

 
  Freelands on the M5 at Cheltenham
Date Added: 09/03/2010
 
 

Freelands are a Scottish haulier who are heavily involved in the transportation of oil and gas exploration equipment. This Mercedes Actros was [ more... ]

 
  RTH Lubbers outside Aberdeen
Date Added: 08/03/2010
 
 

RTH Lubbers are a really well turned out fleet from Northumberland whose vehicles mostly have RTH registration suffixes. This Volvo is pictured on the [ more... ]

 
  W M Armstrong Scania livestock transporter
Date Added: 08/03/2010
 
 

W M Armstrong are from Longtown just outside Carlisle and they have recently taken delivery of this Scania R114L 380 6W livestock transporter which [ more... ]

 
  M Way Scania to be renamed
Date Added: 07/03/2010
 
 

M Way and Son use a Scania R143M 450 6x2 tractor unit as a road going shunter and it is the pride and joy of one of their mechanics. The vehicle will [ more... ]

 
  DAF FTGXF105 for Stennets
Date Added: 07/03/2010
 
 

The Ingham based haulier Stennets have taken delivery of quite a number of brand new vehicles one of which is a DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor [ more... ]

 
  Goldstar on the A14
Date Added: 06/03/2010
 
 

Goldstar are a specialist container haulier who operate out of the many ports in the UK that are capable of handling containers. Seen here recently on [ more... ]

 
  Scotlee Scania 112
Date Added: 06/03/2010
 
 

A very welcome addition to the fleet of Scotlee International is Scania R112M 4x2 LHD tractor unit which has been named Lady Evelyn. They don't make [ more... ]

 
  Tod Johnston Wendy House
Date Added: 05/03/2010
 
 

I made mention previously of my desire to get the fleet of Tod Johnston onto the database and I was sent this wonderful photo of their Volvo FL10 6W [ more... ]

 
  Deben Transport 10 reg
Date Added: 05/03/2010
 
 

Plenty of 10 reg vehicles coming onto the site at the moment including a few which you wouldn't really expect to see. Deben Transport normally use 6x2 [ more... ]

 
  Scania R440 for Maritime
Date Added: 04/03/2010
 
 

Maritime Transport recently acquired the container division of DHL and at the time there was talk of numerous new vehicles coming on stream. They have [ more... ]

 
  Tod Johnston are on our wish list
Date Added: 04/03/2010
 
 

Tod Johnston are from Maidstone in Kent and I would dearly love to put them on the site. Pictured here is a beast of a Volvo FH16 580 6x2 (GXL) [ more... ]

 
  New Merc for J & D Cowper
Date Added: 03/03/2010
 
 

The new 10 registration plate is now upon us and the details of new lorries are coming in thick and fast. Pictured here is a new Mercedes Actros 2544 [ more... ]

 
  Great photographic location A90 Stonehaven.
Date Added: 03/03/2010
 
 

The A90 at Stonehaven to the south of Aberdeen is a fantastic photographic location with the North Sea as a backdrop. Pictured here is a DAF FTGCF85 [ more... ]

 
  Easy Load yes please if we may !
Date Added: 02/03/2010
 
 

A little while back I was reading an old copy of a trucking magazine which featured two lorries from the fleet of Easy Load who are a waste management [ more... ]

 
  Royal Mail new vehicles loads of them
Date Added: 02/03/2010
 
 

The Royal Mail run one of the largest fleets of lorries in the UK and of late they have been taking delivery of numerous new tractor units and rigids [ more... ]

 
  1st March 10 registration plates are out
Date Added: 01/03/2010
 
 

Today sees the new registration mark of 10 and we already have some 50 vehicles already registered and on the database. Pictured here is a DAF FALF45 [ more... ]

 
  Steve Whistance to be added to the site
Date Added: 01/03/2010
 
 

Steve Whistance are from Chepstow in Monmouthshire and run a fleet of 8W tippers in a very distinctive blue/turquoise livery. I am eternally grateful [ more... ]

 
  Axminster Carpets yes please !
Date Added: 28/02/2010
 
 

Axminster carpets have a fleet of vehicles which regularly win prizes at truckfests and to be quite honest it is about time that we listed them on the [ more... ]

 
  Volvo for Downton
Date Added: 28/02/2010
 
 

Downton from Moreton Valence near Gloucester have been on the database for many many years and they have always been very loyal to the DAF brand. [ more... ]

 
  BWOC stunning Scania with tanker
Date Added: 27/02/2010
 
 

BWOC (Bob Wayne's Oil Company) run a really well turned out fleet of vehicles transporting fuel around the country. Turners of Soham do operate [ more... ]

 
  DD Trans well turned out Belgian haulier
Date Added: 27/02/2010
 
 

DD Trans are from Belgium and they run a really well turned out fleet in a distinctive burgundy and yellow livery with an easily read fleet number on [ more... ]

 
  John Dorse haulier from Devon
Date Added: 26/02/2010
 
 

John Dorse are from Uffculme near Cullompton in Devon and are one haulier who I see almost on a daily basis. During the late summer they are more [ more... ]

 
  Allied Waste Management added to site
Date Added: 26/02/2010
 
 

Allied Waste Management will very shortly be added to the LS database. The company are from Sheffield Park in East Sussex and are a family run firm in [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for P & C Hamilton
Date Added: 25/02/2010
 
 

Girvan based haulier P & C Hamilton have a new Scania R580 4x2 (Top) tractor unit which is pictured here at Kingstown Industrial estate in Carlisle. [ more... ]

 
  W H Malcolm new 10 registrations
Date Added: 25/02/2010
 
 

W H Malcolm are taking delivery of numerous brand new vehicles ready to go on the road on 1st March on Monday. Pictured here are 6 Volvo FH 440 6x2 [ more... ]

 
  McBurney Transport in Aberdeen
Date Added: 24/02/2010
 
 

McBurney Transport are from Ballymena in Northern Ireland and must be one of our largest fleets where most vehicles have cherished plates. All of [ more... ]

 
  Foulger Transport interesting truck
Date Added: 24/02/2010
 
 

Foulger Transport will shortly be added to the site and they have some rather different trucks in the fleet like this T Cab Scania 112H 6x4 left hand [ more... ]

 
  Renault Magnum for R T Keedwell
Date Added: 23/02/2010
 
 

R T Keedwell from Highbridge join a growing number of Westcountry hauliers who have bought new Renault Magnum tractor units in recent months.This unit [ more... ]

 
  Thompsons at Wobbly Wheel
Date Added: 23/02/2010
 
 

Thompsons from Moretonhampstead are one haulier who sadly has declined our invitation to add their fleet to the site. Their Renaults are seen all the [ more... ]

 
  T French DAF
Date Added: 22/02/2010
 
 

T French from Cumnock have recently taken on some of the vehicles that used to be operated by Reids of Minishant one of which is this fantastic DAF [ more... ]

 
  Scrapheap Challenge never !
Date Added: 22/02/2010
 
 

Whilst in the Pathfields yard of M Way and Son recently I captured this photo of a lovely old Volvo F12 4x2 tractor unit that used to be operated by [ more... ]

 
  McElchar International Transport
Date Added: 21/02/2010
 
 

I would love to add the Southern Irish haulier McElchar Internatiuonal Transport to our flourishing European section. If anyone has any fleet [ more... ]

 
  M J Smale DAF in Barnstaple
Date Added: 21/02/2010
 
 

My next door neighbour runs a fleet of rigid tippers in North Devon that are in Hanson livery and all of them are registered SM ALE. Pictured here is [ more... ]

 
  Macsalvors coming to the site
Date Added: 20/02/2010
 
 

The Cornish fleet of Macsalvors Heavy Haulage will be added to the site at some stage before the end of February. I have know the company for many [ more... ]

 
  Vogel meet up in Luxembourg
Date Added: 20/02/2010
 
 

Vogel are a transport company from Austria and pictured here at Capellen services in Luxembourg are four of their fleet two of which are enroute to [ more... ]

 
  Foulger Transport to be added to the site
Date Added: 19/02/2010
 
 

Foulger Transport from Snetterton in Norfolk will shortly be added to the database and I am eternally grateful to Frank White for obtaining the fleet [ more... ]

 
  Four more vehicles for M Way
Date Added: 19/02/2010
 
 

M Way & Son have acquired four vehicles from the fleet of E B Janes from Tiverton, two Renault Magnums,one Renault Premium and a MAN TG-A. Chumleigh [ more... ]

 
  Aardvark from Devon !
Date Added: 18/02/2010
 
 

Aardvark Excavations are from Woodbury Salterton in Devon and their fleet of vehicles all have AAR registration suffixes. Seen here is P888 AAR on the [ more... ]

 
  DHL fleet has plenty of liveries
Date Added: 18/02/2010
 
 

I made mention yesterday of how we were proceeding with adding the fleet details of DHL and the really great thing with a fleet this size are the [ more... ]

 
  DHL fleet list shaping up nicely
Date Added: 17/02/2010
 
 

DHL are by far the largest fleet that we have added to our online searchable database and we are very fortunate to have a very good relationship with [ more... ]

 
  Bobtail on the M5
Date Added: 17/02/2010
 
 

On the way back from a meeting in Bristol I stopped off at Taunton Deane for 10 minutes of photography and was greeted with K18 WTL (Ex FN02 JWV) [ more... ]

 
  Thomas Law to be added to the site
Date Added: 16/02/2010
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet of Thomas Law who are from Gartcosh just to the East of Glasgow. Many thanks to Paul Evans for their suggestion [ more... ]

 
  Eddie Stobart Polo team
Date Added: 16/02/2010
 
 

The Stobart group sponsor quite a few sporting teams and events including their own Polo team which has a vehicle that transports their [ more... ]

 
  Eric Gillie horse transportation
Date Added: 15/02/2010
 
 

Eric Gillie are a horse transport company from Kelso in Scotland and they run an amazing fleet of vehicles. If you want to know how much these sort of [ more... ]

 
  Gunns Transport cease trading
Date Added: 15/02/2010
 
 

The Erith based haulier Gunns Transport has ceased trading following the removal of support from their bank. Real pity as I would like to have put [ more... ]

 
  Pair of Evans
Date Added: 14/02/2010
 
 

Evans Transport from Barnstaple in North Devon are very local to me, so I was very happy to receive this picture of two of their vehicles taken on [ more... ]

 
  Renault Magnum for Westfield
Date Added: 14/02/2010
 
 

Westfield Transport are from Truro in Cornwall and they have recently taken delivery of the latest Renault Magnum with the 460 hp DXi [ more... ]

 
  Eddie Stobart tankers
Date Added: 13/02/2010
 
 

I made mention the other day about various hauliers venturing into the area of fuel transportation and pictured here is a MAN TG-X 26.440 6x2 (XL) [ more... ]

 

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