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  R T Keedwell in Scotland
Date Added: 26/07/2011
 
 

R T Keedwell are based in Bridgwater in Somerset and have depots all across the UK. Pictured here is one of their Renault Premium tractor units on the [ more... ]

 
  West of Scotland with dumper trucks
Date Added: 26/07/2011
 
 

West of Scotland Heavy Haulage are very keen supporters of the LS website and are always happy to see photos of their vehicles on the site. Pictured [ more... ]

 
  Rhys Davies coming to the site shortly
Date Added: 25/07/2011
 
 

For years now I have been very keen to add the Welsh fleet of Rhys Davies to the site. Thanks to the efforts of Paul Harper they will be added in the [ more... ]

 
  Svaergods Transport heavy haulage
Date Added: 24/07/2011
 
 

Following a recent letter to our local newspaper regarding the delivery of 22 wind turbines to Fullabrook Down I decided to do a bit of investigation. [ more... ]

 
  16 hauliers added today
Date Added: 23/07/2011
 
 

Thanks to the efforts of our members and the cooperation of the hauliers concerned we were able to add 16 fleets to the database this week. The [ more... ]

 
  RGB in Crediton
Date Added: 22/07/2011
 
 

Rawle Gammon and Baker are a builders merchant from Barnstaple in North Devon who operate a fleet of vehicles with the registration suffix RGB. P8RGB [ more... ]

 
  The French Connection
Date Added: 20/07/2011
 
 

Overland Transport are from Billinghay and are a very well turned out fleet of Renaults all of which have the OVL registration suffix. I am grateful [ more... ]

 
  W G Wallace bit of patriotism
Date Added: 19/07/2011
 
 

I keep seeing this Renault from the fleet of W G Wallace normally on the M40 and with the truck adorned with the Union Flag it is indeed very easy to [ more... ]

 
  S & K Haulage to be added soon
Date Added: 18/07/2011
 
 

Thanks to the efforts of Paul Harper we will shortly be adding the fleet details of Welsh Haulier S & K who in my opinion have one of the best wrap [ more... ]

 
  Doug Gobey added to the site
Date Added: 17/07/2011
 
 

Doug Gobey Transport are from Stoke Orchard near Cheltenham and have the most fantastic stand out green livery. I am most grateful to the company [ more... ]

 
  Transmec in Dover
Date Added: 16/07/2011
 
 

Transmec are an Italian transport company whose vehicles are very regular visitors to the UK.I can remember many years ago they used to have a depot [ more... ]

 
  Strangest load ever ?
Date Added: 15/07/2011
 
 

I have seen some photos of trucks with strange loads before but this one has got a real difference. Pictured here is a Scania from the fleet of Coles [ more... ]

 
  Fox Removals to be added to the site
Date Added: 14/07/2011
 
 

The fleet of Fox Removals will shortly be added to the LS online database with their great fleet of green liveried removal lorries.Many thanks to Paul [ more... ]

 
  Downton subtle change to livery
Date Added: 13/07/2011
 
 

Gloucestershire based haulier Downton have changed their vehicle livery slightly so that what used to be white is now burgundy and vice versa. The [ more... ]

 
  Gary Parsons to be added to the site
Date Added: 12/07/2011
 
 

The fleet of Gary Parsons from New Milton in Hampshire will shortly be included on the site. The fleet are equally mixed between their own liveried [ more... ]

 
  Eddie Stobart photo one for the mantelpiece
Date Added: 11/07/2011
 
 

I received this top drawer photo the other day of three Eddie Stobart vehicles on the M6 at the same location. Pictured here at Alsager are two [ more... ]

 
  Mervyn Thomas from Radnorshire what a result
Date Added: 10/07/2011
 
 

I am very pleased to announce the forthcoming inclusion of Mervyn Thomas from Radnorshire to the LS database. The permission and fleet was was [ more... ]

 
  Scania T cab on fairgrounds
Date Added: 09/07/2011
 
 

It always used to be ERFs and Fodens that were put to use on fairground transportation but in the modern world there are now some very tidy Volvo and [ more... ]

 
  Siteserv to be added to the site
Date Added: 08/07/2011
 
 

By a country mile my favourite colour is purple so any fleet with even a hint of it in their livery is a fair target for being included in the [ more... ]

 
  MAM Transport have been added
Date Added: 07/07/2011
 
 

The fleet of MAM Transport have recently been added to the ever growing LS online database and a very welcome addition they are. I am most grateful to [ more... ]

 
  Brittania Crest Recycling to be added to the site
Date Added: 06/07/2011
 
 

During my working day I frequently see the vehicles of Brittania Crest Recycling in the Reigate area and have often thought of approaching them with a [ more... ]

 
  Strange top spec drawbar
Date Added: 05/07/2011
 
 

I have always been a fan of drawbar outfits and this one from the Airedale Chemical Co Ltd certainly fits the bill for the rareity factor with a top [ more... ]

 
  Most apt registration mark
Date Added: 04/07/2011
 
 

Some cherished plates on vehicles are most apt regarding the goods that they transport and this one from the fleet of A1 group gives a graphic [ more... ]

 
  Barrus on the A34
Date Added: 03/07/2011
 
 

Barrus are a highly diverse company with interests in garden machinery,marine engines and motorcycles with a national HQ in Bicester. I pictured this [ more... ]

 
  Robert Wiseman Dairies welcome onboard
Date Added: 02/07/2011
 
 

This week we finally managed to get written permission to list the fleet of Robert Wiseman Dairies whose fleet of black and white lorries can be seen [ more... ]

 
  Fergusons of Spean Bridge at last
Date Added: 01/07/2011
 
 

This week we have seen two hauliers who we thought might never be added to the site agreeing to joing after years of requesting their inclusion.Many [ more... ]

 
  Three LS hauliers at once
Date Added: 30/06/2011
 
 

Always a pleasure to put photos on the site that are rather rare or unusual and this one of three lorries all of which are listed on the site fits the [ more... ]

 
  Ford and Son from Spilsby in Lincolnshire
Date Added: 29/06/2011
 
 

Whilst taking photos on the A34 recently I managed to take this picture of a Scania R420 8W Tipper from the fleet of Ford and Son from Spilsby. I will [ more... ]

 
  Denny Tippers of Banknock to be listed
Date Added: 28/06/2011
 
 

Denny Tippers are from Banknock near Falkirk in Scotland and they run a fleet of 60 tippers the majority of which are DAFs in a red and gold livery. [ more... ]

 
  Duhabex Polish haulier on the M3
Date Added: 26/06/2011
 
 

Gone are the days when Polish hauliers were renowned for running fleets of complete rust buckets that were long past their use by date. These dates [ more... ]

 
  Maxi Haulage join the LS database
Date Added: 25/06/2011
 
 

Maxi Haulage have very recently been added to the site with their fleet of some 110 vehicles which can be seen all over the UK. I am most grateful to [ more... ]

 
  New sweeper for E & J Douglas
Date Added: 24/06/2011
 
 

E & J Douglas have acquired a brand new Scania G280 4W Sweeper which is in left hand drive format and is seen here on the A90 Forfar Rd in Dundee [ more... ]

 
  Rawlings what a cracking fleet
Date Added: 23/06/2011
 
 

Rawlings are from Hook in Hampshire and I will be paying them a personal visit in the coming week with a view to getting their permission to be listed [ more... ]

 
  T James from Bedlington to be added
Date Added: 22/06/2011
 
 

T James from Bedlington have recently been added to the site and a very welcome addition they are. The majority of the fleet have the registration [ more... ]

 
  Des Simpson & Sons to be added
Date Added: 21/06/2011
 
 

Des Simpson & Sons are from Cookstown in Northern Ireland and thanks to the efforts of Brian Searl they will shortly be listed on ther LS online [ more... ]

 
  A & R Finnie have been added and a milestone achieved
Date Added: 20/06/2011
 
 

A & R Finnie are from Balmullo in Scotland and they have recently been added to the online database. Brian Searl has represented Lorryspotting in [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Dyce Carriers
Date Added: 19/06/2011
 
 

Dyce Carriers are from Aberdeen and Poole and have recently taken delivery of a number of brand new Volvo FH 500 6x2 (GXL) tractor units, one of which [ more... ]

 
  Allelys now that is Heavy Haulage !!
Date Added: 18/06/2011
 
 

Allelys are from the West Midlands and have been on our heavy haulage section for many years now. I received this fantastic photo recently depicting [ more... ]

 
  Hooks Haulage from Salisbury
Date Added: 17/06/2011
 
 

Hooks Haulage are from Salisbury in Wiltshire and are a bulk tipping company that run a fleet of vehicles all with HHH registration suffixes. This [ more... ]

 
  Framptons to be added to the site
Date Added: 16/06/2011
 
 

Framptons are from Shepton Mallet in Somerset and many years ago they requested to be listed on the site. On the basis that we already have permission [ more... ]

 
  New TG-X for John Mitchell
Date Added: 15/06/2011
 
 

John Mitchell from Grangemouth have taken delivery of several brand new MAN TG-X 26.440 6x2 (XLX) tractor units in their new white wrap livery. This [ more... ]

 
  Wirtz added to the site
Date Added: 14/06/2011
 
 

Wirtz are from Germany and run a very attractive fleet of vehicles that have quite prominent fleet numbers.This vehicle was pictured on 17/05/2011 on [ more... ]

 
  John Stacey recently added to the database
Date Added: 13/06/2011
 
 

John Stacey are from Tadley in Hampshire and thanks to the efforts of Jim Lennox they have recently been added to the site. All vehicles in the fleet [ more... ]

 
  M J Male to be added shortly
Date Added: 12/06/2011
 
 

Really great news is that we will shortly be adding the fleet details of M J Male who are from Chard in Somerset. I'd like to thank Jim Lennox for his [ more... ]

 
  Hunter Demolition soon to be added
Date Added: 11/06/2011
 
 

Hunter Demolition are from Kilsyth in Scotland and the entire fleet of 7 vehicles have the HDL registration suffix. I am most grateful to Brian Searl [ more... ]

 
  J Barrett to be added to the site
Date Added: 10/06/2011
 
 

J Barrett from Oldham will shortly be added to the site with their wonderful fleet of ERFs, all of which are named with the prefix Pennine. Many [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Mansel Davies
Date Added: 09/06/2011
 
 

The West Wales haulier Mansel Davies has recently taken delivery of three brand new Volvo FH 500 6x2 (GXL) tractor units in what is a new red and [ more... ]

 
  GAZ 66 the Cold War lorry
Date Added: 08/06/2011
 
 

I have seen numerous photos of lorries from around the world but thought this one received the other day was the first I have ever seen from the [ more... ]

 
  Ex Reed Boardall in Scotland
Date Added: 07/06/2011
 
 

One of the real assets that the online database has is the ability to track vehicles from fleets once they have been sold on. Pictured here ia an ex [ more... ]

 
  FH16 fun fair lorry
Date Added: 06/06/2011
 
 

Whilst on an evening stroll through Bournemouth the other week I came across this Volvo FH16 520 6x4 (G) tractor unit which is used to pull a bungee [ more... ]

 
  Cecil S Allen to be listed
Date Added: 05/06/2011
 
 

The fleet of Cecil S Allen are from Legacy which is near Wrexham in Shropshire. They will shortly be added to the site and I am most grateful to Andy [ more... ]

 
  Cappagh on the M25
Date Added: 04/06/2011
 
 

Whilst taking photos on the M25 recently I came across the fleet of Cappagh recycled aggregates who have a great fleet in a rather fetching blue [ more... ]

 
  Hamburg Sud on the M3
Date Added: 03/06/2011
 
 

Hamburg Sud are on the worlds largest shipping lines and in the UK Maritime Transport have vehicles in their livery operating out of major ports. This [ more... ]

 
  Restored Volvo F10
Date Added: 02/06/2011
 
 

W H Malcolm have a wonderful collection of restored vintage lorries and the latest addition is a superb Volvo F10 which used to be operated by B J [ more... ]

 
  B J Clarke to be added to the site
Date Added: 01/06/2011
 
 

We will soon be adding the fleet details of B J Clarke from Overton on Dee near Wrexham. I am most grateful to both the company and to Andy White for [ more... ]

 
  Moveright International to be added
Date Added: 31/05/2011
 
 

The fleet of Moveright International will shortly be added to the ever expanding LS online database. The company are from Sutton Coldfield in the West [ more... ]

 
  Toploader added to the site
Date Added: 30/05/2011
 
 

The fleet of Toploader who are from Coseley near Dudley and their vehicles recently attended the Oswestry truck show. I am pleased that we have been [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for H C Wilson
Date Added: 29/05/2011
 
 

H C Wilson from Elmswell in Suffolk have recently taken delivery of a brand new Scania R480 6x4 (Top) tractor unit which in accordance with their [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Grampian Maclennans
Date Added: 28/05/2011
 
 

The Scottish haulier Grampian Maclennans have taken delivery of several new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SC) tractor units in their traditional blue and [ more... ]

 
  Stobart on container work
Date Added: 27/05/2011
 
 

I have been watching the series on Channel 5 recently that shows the workings of The Stobart Group fleet of vehicles. Great mention is made of the [ more... ]

 
  Alwin added to the site
Date Added: 26/05/2011
 
 

Alwin Ltd have recently been added to the site and what a great fleet of vehicles they have. The company are based at Cradley Heath in the Midlands [ more... ]

 
  Funny load in Exeter
Date Added: 25/05/2011
 
 

I received this photo the other day of a Heaver Brothers Mercedes Actros in Exeter transporting what looks like a rather large shed. I am making [ more... ]

 
  New Magnum P.I.for M Way
Date Added: 24/05/2011
 
 

M Way the bulk haulier from South Molton now have two Renault Magnums in their fleet with I am told another to be added in September. Pictured here on [ more... ]

 
  N S Clarke to be added to the site
Date Added: 23/05/2011
 
 

N S Clarke are from Lichfield in Staffordshire and thanks to the efforts of Phil Sears they will shortly be listed on the LS online database.
The [ more... ]

 
  Scania III series M500 TAG
Date Added: 22/05/2011
 
 

One of our members recently bought this classic Scania 3 series R143M 500 6x2 Streamline tag axle unit with the suitably apt registration plate M500 [ more... ]

 
  Ford D series how it all began
Date Added: 21/05/2011
 
 

Billy Bowie Tanker services have an old Ford D series tanker that appears to be their first ever vehicle to join the fleet, perhaps there might be [ more... ]

 
  Dekker Tank from Holland
Date Added: 20/05/2011
 
 

Dekker Tank are one of the European hauliers that have recently been added to the site and pictured here is one of their FH 4x2 (G) tractor units on [ more... ]

 
  Bertschi on the M3
Date Added: 19/05/2011
 
 

Bertschi are a global player in the tanker transport market and are a Swiss based company. Their UK headquarters are at Teeessside and their vehicles [ more... ]

 
  New Craig of Denny MAN TG-X
Date Added: 18/05/2011
 
 

Craig of Denny have a brand new drawbar MAN TG-X TG-X 26.540 6W (XLX) Logger which has been aptly named Broomhill Logger with allocated fleet number [ more... ]

 
  Savilles in a row
Date Added: 17/05/2011
 
 

Savilles Freight are from Bristol and their vehicles can be seen all over the UK. This picture of three of them in a row was taken at Hilton Park [ more... ]

 
  Oswestry Waste Paper
Date Added: 16/05/2011
 
 

Over the weekend I have received numerous photos from the annual Oswestry Truck show and thanks to the efforts of Phil Sears we will shortly be adding [ more... ]

 
  Great big German Kenworth
Date Added: 15/05/2011
 
 

I am a great fan of American trucks and it was great to see this fine example on the M3 the other day transporting a rather large boat. The truck has [ more... ]

 
  Royal Mail convoy
Date Added: 14/05/2011
 
 

Seeing a group of trucks in a convoy is always a good photographic opportunity and pictured here are 4 Royal Mail vehicles on the A47 Wisbech bypass [ more... ]

 
  Possibly the only one in the country
Date Added: 13/05/2011
 
 

In the world of heavy haulage 8 x 4 tractor units are quite common but it got me thinking when I received this photo of a 10 x 4 unit, just how rare [ more... ]

 
  Monster recovery truck
Date Added: 12/05/2011
 
 

Boniface Engineering Ltd based in Thetford are the largest builders of recovery trucks in the UK, and NYR are one of their biggest customers. Pictured [ more... ]

 
  Allinson on the M5
Date Added: 11/05/2011
 
 

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... ]

 
  Jon Waddoups to be added shortly
Date Added: 10/05/2011
 
 

The annal Truckfest at Peterborough always allows us the opportunity to get new fleets onto the database. This year one of the fleets what will be [ more... ]

 
  Faheys of St Austell
Date Added: 09/05/2011
 
 

Living as I do in the South West there are a number of fleets that you see on a very regular basis and if they are a well turned out operation I [ more... ]

 
  Huntapac right place, right time.
Date Added: 09/05/2011
 
 

Every now and again I receive a photo that captures a view that you don't always see. This picture was taken at Washington services on the A1(M) and [ more... ]

 
  SCA Recycling on the M5
Date Added: 08/05/2011
 
 

SCA Recycling are based in Kent but are very frequent visitors to the South West and I have taken numerous photos at my favourite location at [ more... ]

 
  Boarhunt on the A31
Date Added: 07/05/2011
 
 

Boarhunt are from Hampshire and run a fleet of vehicles involved in such a wide variety of traffic from recovery to containers. I am going to make a [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for The Range
Date Added: 06/05/2011
 
 

The Range are a UK wide store that have their haulage/distribution organised through Kay Transport who were acquired by Gregory Distribution a couple [ more... ]

 
  Bedworth haulage to be added to the site
Date Added: 05/05/2011
 
 

Bedworth Haulage will shortly be added to the site and I know there are numerous members who have been asking for this fleet to be listed for many [ more... ]

 
  Perfect pair of Turners
Date Added: 04/05/2011
 
 

Great to receive some action shots that are a little out of the ordinary and this one shows two Turners of Soham DAF FTPCF85 tractor units on the A11 [ more... ]

 
  Kingbrook to be added to the site
Date Added: 03/05/2011
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet details of Kingbrook Fridge and Dry Freight specialists who are based at Whitfield near Dover in Kent. many thanks [ more... ]

 
  Boxing day photo La Vascongada
Date Added: 03/05/2011
 
 

After stuffing my face with Turkey I had to decide on a photo for Boxing Day, none more suitable than this Scania R420 4x2 (HL) from the Spanish [ more... ]

 
  Maurice Hill long long way from home
Date Added: 02/05/2011
 
 

It is always great to receive photos of LS listed trucks after they have finished work with their original hauliers. This photo was taken at the port [ more... ]

 
  JJO PLC coming soon
Date Added: 02/05/2011
 
 

I have seen vehicles from this fleet for many years and have always thought in the back of my mind that they were worthy of being listed seeing that [ more... ]

 
  Mouland on the A31
Date Added: 30/04/2011
 
 

David Mouland are regular visitors to the A31 due to being based at nearby Fordingbridge. I will be maing every effort to get them onto the site as [ more... ]

 
  Quayside on the M5
Date Added: 29/04/2011
 
 

Quayside are one of the hauliers listed on the LS online database and they are a fine example of what can be achieved with a base white livery.This [ more... ]

 
  Gills Transport Wolverhampton to be added soon
Date Added: 28/04/2011
 
 

Gills Transport will shortly be added to the database and thanks to Phil Sears this Wolverhampton haulier will be available for members to spot.The [ more... ]

 
  Heaver Brothers on the A31
Date Added: 27/04/2011
 
 

Heaver Brothers are from Exeter in Devon and they run a mixed fleet of vehicles that have a common theme of HBL registration suffixes. This picture [ more... ]

 
  B B Christoffersen to be added shortly
Date Added: 26/04/2011
 
 

With many thanks to Brian Searl we will shortly be adding the fleet of B B Christoffersen of Crimond near Fraserburgh.The lorry in this picture has a [ more... ]

 
  Ex Neil Yates recovery on the M40
Date Added: 25/04/2011
 
 

Neil Yates Recovery are one of the largest recovery groups in the UK and they operate a fantastic fleet of vehicles. Pictured here is one of their [ more... ]

 
  Albert Fyfe of Auchenblae to be added
Date Added: 24/04/2011
 
 

Albert Fyfye of Auchenblae will shortly be added to the site and a most welcome addition they are to the database. Auchenblae is 10 miles to the North [ more... ]

 
  R H Newhouse of Settle added to the site
Date Added: 23/04/2011
 
 

R H Newhouse of Settle have recently been added to the LS online database. I am most grateful to Jim Lennox for his efforts in getting this fleet onto [ more... ]

 
  Gregory Distribution first Volvo tanker
Date Added: 22/04/2011
 
 

Gregory Distribution have acquired their first ever Volvo rigid tanker for use on their extensive milk contracts. The FM 370 8W Tanker will work out [ more... ]

 
  B & G Transport to be added to the site
Date Added: 21/04/2011
 
 

B & G Transport from Dudley will shortly be added to the LS online database for members to access. I am most grateful to Phil Sears for approaching [ more... ]

 
  R L Taylor from Okehampton
Date Added: 20/04/2011
 
 

R L Taylor are from Okehampton in Devon and they run a lovely fleet of tippers and bulk haulage tractor units which can be seen all the time on the M5 [ more... ]

 
  Eggbeers (Now M Way) in rain on the A30
Date Added: 19/04/2011
 
 

It doesn't always have to be perfect weather to get a good shot and I can remember many years ago taking photos on the A30 in Cornwall in atrocious [ more... ]

 

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