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  Scania tractor ?
Date Added: 01/10/2010
 
 

There is frequent mention here regarding new Scania tractor units so it was quite a surprise to see this photos of a tractor apparently made by [ more... ]

 
  Its a wrap for Jenkinson
Date Added: 30/09/2010
 
 

A W Jenkinson Forest Products have joined the ranks of other haulage companies who have opted for a wrap livery and in my opinion they seem to have [ more... ]

 
  D J Wills into Hay & Straw
Date Added: 29/09/2010
 
 

D J Wills are a Cornish company who have a most fabulous green and cream livery that makes them one of my most favourite fleets. I took this photo [ more... ]

 
  Sitra from Belgium
Date Added: 28/09/2010
 
 

Sitra are a Belgian company whose fleet of DAFs with large fleet numbers can be seen very frequently on the UK motorway network.Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  ERF on the M5
Date Added: 26/09/2010
 
 

ERF was once a name synonymous with the UK trucking industry but sadly they are now disappearing at an alarming rate so it is always a breath of fresh [ more... ]

 
  Now there's a brave driver
Date Added: 25/09/2010
 
 

Nothing like a bit of patriotism to brightern up a lorry but a massive cross of St George emblazened on the front of your lorry when it is slap bang [ more... ]

 
  Archbold Logistics to be added to the site
Date Added: 24/09/2010
 
 

Archbold Logistics will shortly be added to the and I am eternally grateful to the company for granting us the permission and their willingness to be [ more... ]

 
  McCluskey from Lisburn
Date Added: 23/09/2010
 
 

McCluskey removals are from Lisburn in Northern Ireland and what a simply delightful fleet they have with a really great cream and two tone blue [ more... ]

 
  Armada Tube great livery
Date Added: 22/09/2010
 
 

Armada Tube are from Launceston in Cornwall and on occasions I have seen some of their lorries on the M5 and boy have they they been well turned out. [ more... ]

 
  Bayford on the M5 what a cracker
Date Added: 21/09/2010
 
 

Bayford Haulage are based at Bruton in Somerset and their fabulous yellow lorries are frequent users of the M5 in the South West .Photo courtesy of [ more... ]

 
  J W Morrison on Riverside Drive Aberdeen
Date Added: 20/09/2010
 
 

Riverside Drive in Aberdeen has become quite a sought after location for lorry photos and Ade Portlock on his recent trip to Scotland took advanatge [ more... ]

 
  Cadzow at Jct 14 of the A74(M)
Date Added: 19/09/2010
 
 

A good friend of mine has recently returned from a trip to Scotland and I shall be featuring some of the amazing photos he has taken in a eries of [ more... ]

 
  Volvos a plenty for Stobart
Date Added: 18/09/2010
 
 

The Stobart Groupo are in the process of taking delivery of numerous brand new Volvo FH 480 6x2 (GXL) tractor units. Pictured here at Carlisle are [ more... ]

 
  Named after my daughter
Date Added: 17/09/2010
 
 

Over the years my daughter Verity has been lucky enough to have approximately 8 vehicles on the LS database named after her one of which was this [ more... ]

 
  C Doyle & Sons to be added to the site
Date Added: 16/09/2010
 
 

C Doyle & Sons are from Maidenhead and thanks to the efforts of Jim Lennox we have managed to secure the permission to list them on the site. The [ more... ]

 
  Loch Clash Fish to be added to the site
Date Added: 15/09/2010
 
 

With many thanks to Brian and his trusty entourage we have managed to secure the fleet list from Loch Clash Fish from Kinlochbervie in the far North [ more... ]

 
  G Webb added to the database
Date Added: 14/09/2010
 
 

G Webb are a very welcome addition to the database with their fleet of bulk tippers in a very eye catching light blue livery. I am most grateful to [ more... ]

 
  Re reg for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 13/09/2010
 
 

W H Malcolm have had their Volvo FH 16 600 8x4 (GXL) tractor unit re registered as R12 WHM and is seen here at the Bellfield intercahnge on the M77 at [ more... ]

 
  Convoy or Roadblock ?
Date Added: 12/09/2010
 
 

I do receive quite a large number of photos of lorries in convoy but this one of three Montgomery Transport vehicles in three separate lanes of the [ more... ]

 
  Armishaws very nice fleet
Date Added: 11/09/2010
 
 

Green and white have always been my favourite combination of colours when it comes tgo lorry liveries and Armishaws Removals are very frequent [ more... ]

 
  Ex Cadzow near Thetford
Date Added: 10/09/2010
 
 

This DAF FTT95XF 530 6x4 (SC) used to be operated by Cadzow Heavy Haulage from Scotland but is now subsequently operated by with P H Antell and [ more... ]

 
  Alfred Hymas in the South West
Date Added: 09/09/2010
 
 

Alfred Hymas were a most welcome addition to the database a couple of years ago and they seem to be quite frequent visitors to the South West [ more... ]

 
  New Volvo FL for Day Aggregates
Date Added: 08/09/2010
 
 

Day Aggregates from London have a brand new Volvo FL 240 4W Tipper which has just been added to their fleet and is pictured here at their Greenwich [ more... ]

 
  100th Lomas vehicle fitted with Kelsa products
Date Added: 07/09/2010
 
 

At this summers Driffield truckfest there was the 100th Lomas Distribution vehicle to be fitted with Kelsa products. The Actros 2455 6x2 (MSC) is a [ more... ]

 
  Very rare lorry indeed
Date Added: 06/09/2010
 
 

This Volvo FM 6x4 tractor unit and trailer are capable of travelling on roads as well as the UK railway network and is supposedly the only vehicle in [ more... ]

 
  Nolan Transport seen everywhere
Date Added: 05/09/2010
 
 

Nolan Transport are seen just about everywhere in the UK and their vehicles all have only one thing in common with the statement Movin On .Photo [ more... ]

 
  Allinson on the M5
Date Added: 04/09/2010
 
 

George Allinson are very frequent visitors to the South West and seen here recently is one of their Scania R420 6x2 (Top) tractor units at Burlescombe [ more... ]

 
  Try the Lanes of Devon
Date Added: 03/09/2010
 
 

There is a removal company in the South West whose vehicles can be seen on the M5 on a daily basis. Brittania Lanes have depots at [ more... ]

 
  A Swedish lorry in Sweden
Date Added: 28/08/2010
 
 

The hotel I am currently staying at in Stockholm is having some major refurbishment which has meant quite a lot of heavy plant and equipment being on [ more... ]

 
  Filtec Water Services to be added
Date Added: 27/08/2010
 
 

Filtec Water services will shortly be yet another quality fleet being added to the LS online database.The suggestion to approach this company came [ more... ]

 
  Walter Dandie & Sons to be added
Date Added: 26/08/2010
 
 

We started a One Man Band section on the site nearly 12 months ago and it has proved very popular indeed. This section will shortly have the details [ more... ]

 
  Where are those ex Eddie Stobarts now
Date Added: 25/08/2010
 
 

Ex Eddie Stobart tractor unit registered SNA 320 is now operated by Beta Transport of Poland. It is seen here still with basic ESL livery.
Photo [ more... ]

 
  J H Willis to be added shortly
Date Added: 24/08/2010
 
 

The fleet details of J H Willis will shortly be added to the LS online database and I am eternally grateful to Andy White for securing the permission [ more... ]

 
  Quayside Distribution quality photo
Date Added: 23/08/2010
 
 

Photos in great geographical locations are always very welcome and this one of a Quayside Distribution Renault at Glencoe is in a class of its own. [ more... ]

 
  Maritime three in a row
Date Added: 22/08/2010
 
 

Maritime Transport are probably the largest container haulier in the country and their vehicles can be seen all over the UK.Pictured here,on the M40, [ more... ]

 
  First 60 photo
Date Added: 21/08/2010
 
 

A week on Wednesday will see the first 60 registration plates and we are already starting to receive photos of vehicles plated up ready to hit the [ more... ]

 
  DAF for Norbert ?
Date Added: 20/08/2010
 
 

The ubiquitous French haulier Norbert Dentressengle have always been very keen supporters of the Renault brand.Pictured here however is the first ever [ more... ]

 
  TEF Transport on the M3
Date Added: 19/08/2010
 
 

TEF Transport are from Scarborough and used to be associated with the R T Keedwell Group until about 4 years ago. Pictured here on the 18th May 2010 [ more... ]

 
  East Coast Viners to be added shortly
Date Added: 18/08/2010
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet details of East Coast Viners who are an animal feed company from Drumlithie, Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire.I am [ more... ]

 
  Evans Transport TG-X
Date Added: 17/08/2010
 
 

Evans Transport from Barnstaple in North Devon have several new vehicles of late some of which have been the MAN TG-X 26.440 6x2 (XLX) tractor unit [ more... ]

 
  Canoe Shops on the M5
Date Added: 16/08/2010
 
 

I see this vehicle very frequently on the M5 in Devon and its yellow livery makes it difficult to miss. The location for this photo is Burlescombe [ more... ]

 
  Brit European on the A34
Date Added: 15/08/2010
 
 

Brit European are a company with offices in the UK,France and the Netherlands and they specialize in vehicle transportation.One of their contracts is [ more... ]

 
  Burgess Brothers soon to be added
Date Added: 14/08/2010
 
 

Burgess Brothers are from Bolton in Lancashire and have a very eye catching green and yellow livery. Many thanks to the company concerned and to Jim [ more... ]

 
  Eric Vick on the M5
Date Added: 13/08/2010
 
 

Eric Vick are from Gloucestershire and run a fleet of mainly ERFs which some have strange registration plates with EV registration suffixes. Many [ more... ]

 
  Boon Transport on the A90
Date Added: 12/08/2010
 
 

Boon Transport are oner of the European hauliers on the site and they are from the Netherlands and they specialize in the transport of oil and gas [ more... ]

 
  Is this driver snowed under ?
Date Added: 11/08/2010
 
 

This picture was taken in Brandon Nebraska and shows just what damage can ensue from a momentary loss of concentration. The driver pulled forweard [ more... ]

 
  B G Haulage to be added shortly
Date Added: 10/08/2010
 
 

B G Haulage are from Longriggend in Airdrie and they were recently at Truckfest Scotland when the permission was secured to get their fleet details [ more... ]

 
  Thompsons on the M5
Date Added: 09/08/2010
 
 

Thompsons are from Moretonhampstead which is in the middle of bloody nowhere in God's own county of Devon.They seem to transport tankers more often [ more... ]

 
  Webbers Transport from Okehampton
Date Added: 08/08/2010
 
 

Webbers Transport are from Okehampton in Devon and they run a lovely fleet in their jet black livery and most vehicles have the vehicle registration [ more... ]

 
  Pair of Prestons
Date Added: 07/08/2010
 
 

Prestons of Potto can be seen regularly on the motorway network of the UK transporting loads that are carried on extending trailers to allow for extra [ more... ]

 
  Scania left hand drive tractor units for Stobart
Date Added: 02/08/2010
 
 

The Stobart Group are taking delivery of several Scania R440 6x2 (Top) LHD tractor units which are being based at their Lokeren depot in Belgium.Photo [ more... ]

 
  Ray Bloor on the M5
Date Added: 01/08/2010
 
 

It is certainly the season for hay transportation and quite a lot of hauliers in that field (Dreadful pun) have vehicles with registration suffixes of [ more... ]

 
  Heltor at Newlyn harbour
Date Added: 31/07/2010
 
 

Heltor are a Westcountry fleet that specialize in fuel transportation and their vehicles can be seen regularly at ports across the region.Photo [ more... ]

 
  Lomas distribution on the M5
Date Added: 30/07/2010
 
 

Lomas distribution are one of my favourite fleets with their simple but very distinguished livery. Seen here is a Scania R560 6x2 (Top) tractor unit [ more... ]

 
  W F Head & Sons to be added to the site
Date Added: 29/07/2010
 
 

W F Head & Sons from Bridgnorth in Shropshire will soon be added to the site and I am grateful to Sam Roden for suggesting them and to Brian Head for [ more... ]

 
  Kent Machine services to be added
Date Added: 28/07/2010
 
 

Kent Machine Services whose fleet have KMS registration suffixes will shortly be added to the online database. The LS database that now offers fleet [ more... ]

 
  The Shore Porters Society soon to be added
Date Added: 27/07/2010
 
 

We will in the near future be adding the fleet details of The Shore Porters Society from Aberdeen. The company has been in existence since 1498 and is [ more... ]

 
  Brook Hadley Contractors soon to come on board
Date Added: 26/07/2010
 
 

Brook Hadley Contractors will shortly be added to the LS online database and what a very welcome addition they are. Many thanks to Jim Lennox for his [ more... ]

 
  Harry Lawson at long last
Date Added: 26/07/2010
 
 

The fleet of Harry Lawson of Broughty Ferry are at long last going to be added to the database. I am eternally grateful to Michael Lawson from the [ more... ]

 
  Sainsburys driver of ther year
Date Added: 25/07/2010
 
 

Sainsburys driver of the year 2009 was Ernie MacMillan and he has a limited edition Mercedes Axor that celebrates his achievement.Photo courtesy of [ more... ]

 
  ERF now there was a lorry
Date Added: 24/07/2010
 
 

The name of ERF (Edwin Richard Foden) is now but a distant memory in the history of UK truck manufacturing.Photo courtesy of and copyrighted to Phil [ more... ]

 
  Dewart Transport to be added
Date Added: 23/07/2010
 
 

Dewart Transport are from Waringtown in Northern Ireland and have a striking yellow livery.Many thanks to Brian Searl for his efforts.Photo courtesy [ more... ]

 
  Growmoor shortly to be listed
Date Added: 22/07/2010
 
 

Growmoor are a garden products company from Northern and run a very eye catching black and green fleet of vehicles. Many thanks to Brian Searl for [ more... ]

 
  R & C Cooper to be added soon
Date Added: 21/07/2010
 
 

The fleet of R & C Cooper will soon to be added to the LS online database allowing members to log their spots and submit photos. I am most grateful to [ more... ]

 
  W S Dennison to be added to the site
Date Added: 20/07/2010
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet of W S Dennison from Antrim in Northern Ireland.Look carefully at the spelling of Dennison on the trailer I bet [ more... ]

 
  Tony M Rees to be added to the site
Date Added: 19/07/2010
 
 

Tony M Rees from Swansea runs a fleets of 6x4 artics that pull bulk ejector trailers on local waste and also scrap metal runs mainly up to the West [ more... ]

 
  Huw Thomas & Daughters to be added
Date Added: 18/07/2010
 
 

The fleet of Huw Thomas & Daughters will soon to be added to the LS online database of vehicles. The fleet are from Rhayader, Mid Wales and run an all [ more... ]

 
  New Mercedes Actros for Dextra
Date Added: 17/07/2010
 
 

Dextra Group from Gillingham in Dorset have a brand new Mercedes Actros 1844 4x2 tractor unit which has been named Mohun Castle. Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  Mar Train convoy on M6
Date Added: 16/07/2010
 
 

Mar Train are one of our Heavy Hauliers and they are seen here on the M6 at Alsager transporting containers that are something to do with [ more... ]

 
  H & N Bounds on the M5
Date Added: 15/07/2010
 
 

H & N Bounds are a Welsh haulier who normally can be seen with bulk tipping trailers so this photo of one of their Volvo tractor units pulling a [ more... ]

 
  Mesguen seen all the time on he M5
Date Added: 14/07/2010
 
 

Mesguen are a French haulier from Roscoff who are seen all the time in the South West with their familiar green and white livery. The Euro section is [ more... ]

 
  Mick Gould commercials to be added
Date Added: 13/07/2010
 
 

Mick Gould commercials will shortly be added to the site and what fantastic vehicles they operate like this 6x4 American Kenworth wrecker. Photo [ more... ]

 
  New M A Edwards Scania
Date Added: 12/07/2010
 
 

M A Edwards have a brand new Scania R480 6x2 (Top) tractor unit which has been given the cherished reg of S333 MAE and fleet number 114. Photo [ more... ]

 
  5 LS fleets in one shot
Date Added: 11/07/2010
 
 

Often been quoted in the past about how many LS listed fleets you could get in one photo well here are 5 in this recent submission from the M6 at [ more... ]

 
  Ascroft Transport on the M6
Date Added: 10/07/2010
 
 

Ascroft Transport are a heavy haulier who specialise in the transport of Caterpillar heavy plant. They have vehicles in their own livery as well as [ more... ]

 
  Cracking lorry crap photo
Date Added: 09/07/2010
 
 

How do you differentiate a good photo from an amazing photo well this one of M Way & Son might appear to be quite a good photo until you look into the [ more... ]

 
  John Pearce on the A34
Date Added: 08/07/2010
 
 

John Pearce are a Welsh haulier from Glynneath, West Glamorgan and their DAF tractor unit was photographed on the A34 recently. Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Mortimers
Date Added: 07/07/2010
 
 

D Mortimer & Son from Melksham are in the process of taking delivery of 10 brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor units with tag axles. Photo [ more... ]

 
  Very apt plate for unusual lorry
Date Added: 06/07/2010
 
 

Westons Perry and Cider have a rather unusual T cab Scania rigid with a rather apt registration plate of C10 DER. Photo courtesy of and copyrighted to [ more... ]

 
  New Mercedes for Alan Firmin
Date Added: 05/07/2010
 
 

Alan Firmin have taken delivery of 6 brand new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) tractor units which are to replace their 06 registration Volvos. Photo [ more... ]

 
  MCD converted DAF
Date Added: 04/07/2010
 
 

MCD are a car transporter fleet whose vehicles have MCD registration suffixes. This vehicle has recently left their fleet and has been converted to a [ more... ]

 
  James Removals added to the site
Date Added: 03/07/2010
 
 

James Removals are from Blackheath and are a stunning fleet of top spec rigids who all have MOV as a registration suffix. Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  New Hino for Billy Bowie
Date Added: 02/07/2010
 
 

Billy Bowie Tankers have a brand new Hino 8W Hooklift as an addition to their fleet which carries the cherished plate X3 BBT. The Hino brand of lorry [ more... ]

 
  We're on our way to Chelford
Date Added: 01/07/2010
 
 

Major mention in the news of recent regarding how many Scanias that The Stobart Group have ordered but they are still buying Volvos in considerable [ more... ]

 
  Truckfest South West this weekend
Date Added: 30/06/2010
 
 

This coming weekend will see the annual Truckfest South West at the Bath & West showgropund at Shepton Mallet. One of the trucks that will be on [ more... ]

 
  Frontier at UK Tuck show
Date Added: 29/06/2010
 
 

Last weekend was the annual UK truckshow at Santa Pod and there were numerous LS listed fleets in attendance with this DAF FTPCF85 6x2 (SC) tractor [ more... ]

 
  Quayside at last
Date Added: 28/06/2010
 
 

I know I have said it in the past but what is worth having is worth waiting for and the statement is so true when it relates to Quayside who are from [ more... ]

 
  AFS on my wish list
Date Added: 27/06/2010
 
 

The fleet of AFS are always easily recognised with their white and black stripe across the front of the cab. This vehicle was seen recently on the A34 [ more... ]

 
  Yet more new vehicles for Stobart
Date Added: 26/06/2010
 
 

Last year the Stobart Group placed the largest ever single order with Scania for new trucks and they have been arriving steadily month on month.Photo [ more... ]

 
  W S Macarthur to be added
Date Added: 25/06/2010
 
 

W S Macarthur of Forres with shortly be added to the online LS database. I am most grateful to Grant Nairn for their suggestion and to Brian for [ more... ]

 
  Hello Cuffy
Date Added: 21/06/2010
 
 

Stopped off on the A38 this morning to stretch legs and decided to fire up the trusty Canon EOS 50D and the first photo was of my old mate "Cuffy" who [ more... ]

 
  Whittens shortly to be added to site
Date Added: 20/06/2010
 
 

Whittens are a lovely fleet from the Republic of Ireland and they will shortly be added to our European section. Photo courtesy of and copyrighted to [ more... ]

 
  SWL what a cracking fleet
Date Added: 19/06/2010
 
 

SWL are on my wish list of fleets to be added to the site and whata superb example of a wrap livery on this Mercedes Actros . Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  DAF or a leopard
Date Added: 18/06/2010
 
 

Really great photo I received recently of a fantastic DAF XF105 4x2 (SSC) from a Dutch haulier who has brought leopard skin livery to a new level . [ more... ]

 
  Top spec rigids
Date Added: 17/06/2010
 
 

Most top spec vehicles are reserved for long haul tractor units so it is always a breath of fresh air to see rigid vehicles with top of the range cab [ more... ]

 
  The Teardrop trailer
Date Added: 15/06/2010
 
 

One of the areas of lorry transportation that has changed most over the years has been trailer design. Flatbed trailers that were roped and sheeted [ more... ]

 
  Ex Edwin Shirley truck
Date Added: 14/06/2010
 
 

Edwin Shirley Trucking are a haulier who specialise in the transport of bands across Europe and their fleet have EST registration suffixes. This [ more... ]

 
  W E Johns Scania tipper
Date Added: 13/06/2010
 
 

W E Johns were acquired by M Way & Son and their fleet of local tippers still carry the W E Johns livery. Photo courtesy of and copyrighted to John [ more... ]

 
  Versteijnen on the radar
Date Added: 12/06/2010
 
 

Versteijnen are now firmly set in my sights for getting them into our European section with such a wonderful fleet that are regular visitors to the [ more... ]

 
  New DAF for Peterhead Harbour Haulage
Date Added: 11/06/2010
 
 

Peterhead Harbour Haulage are the proud recipients of a brand new DAF FTGXF105 6x2 (SC) tractor unit which is pictured here on the A90 at Stonehaven. [ more... ]

 

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