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  What a name for a lorry !!
Date Added: 22/05/2012
 
 

Bourne Textiles have a fantastic fleet of rigid vehicles that all have names associated with the textile industry. This brand new vehicle is named [ more... ]

 
  New Mercedes for Pentalver
Date Added: 21/05/2012
 
 

Southampton based Pentalver have recently taken delivery of several Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) tractor units one of which is pictured here at dock [ more... ]

 
  New Scanias for Ed Brewer
Date Added: 20/05/2012
 
 

Ed Brewer are from Carlisle in Cumbria and have been a sub contractor to Eddie Stobart for many years. They have recently taken delivery of three [ more... ]

 
  Robins Haulage soon to be listed
Date Added: 19/05/2012
 
 

Robins Haulage are from Ebbw Vale in Wales and will shortly be fully listed on the Lorryspotting online searchable database. They have a wonderful [ more... ]

 
  DAF 2800 from yesteryear
Date Added: 18/05/2012
 
 

I received this photo the other day from John Strachan from Glenrothes in Fife, who although is not a member thought I might be interested in this [ more... ]

 
  V E Morgan to be added shortly
Date Added: 17/05/2012
 
 

V E Morgan will shortly be listed on the LS online searchable database. There are 3 in the current fleet including 2 stunning Toplines in a lovely [ more... ]

 
  JPE Holdings to be added to the site
Date Added: 16/05/2012
 
 

I'm very pleased to announce the impending inclusion of JPE Holdings to the site thanks to the help of Phil Sears. The fleet of 23 8W Tippers are from [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Mansel Davies
Date Added: 15/05/2012
 
 

The West Wales haulier Mansel Davies have two brand new Volvo FH 460 6x2 (GXL) tractor units which are decked out in their very latest livery. The [ more... ]

 
  Stobart Group 12 reg Scania
Date Added: 14/05/2012
 
 

The Stobart Group are buying yet more Scania tractor units with the one pictured here being an R440 6x2 (HL) tractor unit coupled with a tandem axle [ more... ]

 
  Woodside Haulage on site at last
Date Added: 13/05/2012
 
 

When this site first opened for business in March 1999 there were about four hauliers who I wanted on the site from day one and Woodside Haulage was [ more... ]

 
  New Iveco for G Webb
Date Added: 12/05/2012
 
 

G Webb have taken delivery of a new Iveco Trakker 410 8W Rigid tipper which is pictured here at the recent Truckfest in Peterborough. The photo is [ more... ]

 
  Paul Ponsonby to be added to the site
Date Added: 11/05/2012
 
 

Paul Ponsonby specialist transport will shortly be added to the online searchable database of Lorryspotting. Many thanks to the company and to our [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for C S Ellis
Date Added: 10/05/2012
 
 

C S Ellis have recently taken delivery of a brand new Scania G320 6W Curtainside rigid which is seen here at Truckfest Peterborough which took place [ more... ]

 
  Harpers Haulage 50th anniversary
Date Added: 09/05/2012
 
 

Harpers Haulage are from Ramsey in Cambridgeshire and have been very keen supporters of the Lorryspotting site over the years. They have recently put [ more... ]

 
  S Morris at Neil Yates Recovery
Date Added: 08/05/2012
 
 

You never know what you're going to find when you take a look around a recovery companies yard and here at Neil Yates recovery from Snodland is an old [ more... ]

 
  Randall Barber agree to join LS
Date Added: 07/05/2012
 
 

Randall Barber have agreed to join the online searchable database of Lorryspotting. The company are from Altrincham in Cheshire and specialize in [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Executive Freight
Date Added: 06/05/2012
 
 

Executive Freight have a brand new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) which is pictured here recently on the A90 at Stonehaven in Scotland. The photo is [ more... ]

 
  Oban Express added to the site
Date Added: 05/05/2012
 
 

Delighted to have recently added the fleet of Oban Express who are a parcels specialist from Oban in Scotland. I am most grateful to the late Brian [ more... ]

 
  White & Co give the OK
Date Added: 04/05/2012
 
 

The fantastic news is that we have been given the go ahead to list the removal fleet of White & Co who have a fleet of red and white vehicles that [ more... ]

 
  Stunning Euro fleet Vanhooren Xavier
Date Added: 03/05/2012
 
 

A couple of people have asked me why LS a few years back went into listing European fleets. When you see fleets like Vanhooren Xavier it poses the [ more... ]

 
  Williams Shipping to join LS
Date Added: 02/05/2012
 
 

A short while ago I mentioned on our news pages that I would like to see the Williams Shipping group on the site. Well yet again Paul Harper has come [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for D Steven
Date Added: 01/05/2012
 
 

D Steven from Wick in Scotland are the proud owners of a brand new Scania R560 6x2 (Top) tractor unit which is seen here on the M6 recently. The [ more... ]

 
  T J Hammond to be added shortly
Date Added: 30/04/2012
 
 

T J Hammond are from Billericay in Essex and thanks to the efforts of Paul Harper they will shortly be added to the LS online searchable lorry [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Maritime
Date Added: 29/04/2012
 
 

Maritime Transport are the largest container haulier in the UK and they have recently purchased numerous brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor [ more... ]

 
  Very apt registration
Date Added: 28/04/2012
 
 

Westons Cider are from Much Marcle in Herefordshire and they have a Scania T380 6W Curtainside rigid with the registration mark C10 DER . The vehicle [ more... ]

 
  H E Services fleet request sent
Date Added: 27/04/2012
 
 

H E Services are a UK wide plant hire company and I have sent them a request to be listed on the site and here's hoping that they agree to being [ more... ]

 
  Williams Shipping fleet request sent
Date Added: 26/04/2012
 
 

Williams Shipping are from Southampton and are a company with a long history and a tradition of having vehicles with a registration suffix of TUG. We [ more... ]

 
  Stobart Mercedes convoy
Date Added: 25/04/2012
 
 

The Stobart Group were one of the first UK hauliers to order the new look Mercedes Actros. Pictured here in convoy are three of the said vehicles on [ more... ]

 
  Redburn Transfer recently added
Date Added: 25/04/2012
 
 

Redburn Transfer have recently been added to the site thanks to the efforts of Paul Harper. The company are from Enfield in Middlesex and are [ more... ]

 
  www.trucklocator.co.uk latest advertiser on LS
Date Added: 24/04/2012
 
 

Top truck classified advertising site for used trucks, trucklocator.co.uk. has just received a new, fresh look.more... ]

 
  Prompt Transport agree to join LS
Date Added: 24/04/2012
 
 

Prompt Transport are from North Common in Bristol and run a fantastic DAF only fleet on general haulage. I am most grateful to the company for [ more... ]

 
  Pirelli convoy
Date Added: 22/04/2012
 
 

The Stobart group operate quite a number of vehicles that are associated with the Formula 1 racing tour. Pictured here on the A5 on the way to Didcot [ more... ]

 
  Roberts Transport soon to be added
Date Added: 21/04/2012
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet of Roberts Transport (Ross Roadways) who are from Whitchurch near Ross on Wye. They run a superb fleet of 7 [ more... ]

 
  Turners of Soham over the years
Date Added: 20/04/2012
 
 

Turners of Soham have acquired several other haulage companies over the past 10 years and one of those was Hargrave International who were a [ more... ]

 
  New MAN TG-S for M J Church
Date Added: 19/04/2012
 
 

M J Church from Marshfield have two brand new MAN TG-S 35.400 8W Tippers which have recently joined their fleet. The photo is courtesy of and [ more... ]

 
  Exceed Logistics set to join LS
Date Added: 18/04/2012
 
 

Exceed Logistics are from Immingham and shortly will be joining the LS online searchable database. The company have granted their permission thanks to [ more... ]

 
  Ade Portlock 25,000th photo
Date Added: 17/04/2012
 
 

We are rapidly approaching having 200,000 photos uploaded to the site but before that we can celebrate one of our most prolific photographers having [ more... ]

 
  Brian Harris funeral
Date Added: 16/04/2012
 
 

The funeral of Brian Harris took place on Saturday and it was very well attended with some 500 people turning up to pay their respects at St Pancras [ more... ]

 
  Eldapoint agree to join LS
Date Added: 15/04/2012
 
 

I am delighted to announce that we will shortly be listing the fleet details of Eldapoint who are a container transport company from Southampton. [ more... ]

 
  H & S Contractors to be added
Date Added: 14/04/2012
 
 

H & S Contractors will shortly be added to the LS online searchable database. The company are from Hoo in Kent and are involved in plant hire and bulk [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Hingleys
Date Added: 13/04/2012
 
 

A Hingley have three brand new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) tractor unit which will be based at their Brierly Hill depot. The photo is courtesy of [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Ralph Davies
Date Added: 12/04/2012
 
 

The Cheltenham based haulier Ralph Davies have taken delivery of two brand new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) tractor units. Pictured here is Lady [ more... ]

 
  Stan Robinson RIP
Date Added: 11/04/2012
 
 

Yet more sad news over the weekend was the news of the death of Stan Robinson the founder of the haulage company with his name. I had the pleasure of [ more... ]

 
  Roger Lambert Transport to be added
Date Added: 10/04/2012
 
 

I am very pleased to announce the future inclusion of Roger Lambert Transport who are from Longcliffe in Derbyshire. Many thanks to Paul Harper for [ more... ]

 
  George Jenkins on the A34
Date Added: 09/04/2012
 
 

George Jenkins are from the Isle of Wight and their vehicles can be seen all over the UK in their very striking two tone green and yellow livery. [ more... ]

 
  New look Actros for Simon Loos
Date Added: 08/04/2012
 
 

The Dutch haulier Simon Loos have joined the growing band of European hauliers who have acquired the brand new looking Mercedes Actros tractor unit. [ more... ]

 
  Brian Harris RIP
Date Added: 07/04/2012
 
 

More sad news from the truck world this week with the news of the death of Brian Harris from Bovey Tracey. Brian was a true character and he ran his [ more... ]

 
  New MAN TG-X for L P Stephens
Date Added: 06/04/2012
 
 

L P Stephens are a Cornish haulier whose vehicles have LPS registration suffixes. They have just taken delivery of a brand new MAN TG-X 26.440 6x2 [ more... ]

 
  Ex Stobart on the A90 at Stonehaven
Date Added: 05/04/2012
 
 

After trucks have finished working for the Stobart Group a lot of them can be seen in the normal decom livery of white and red. However some of them [ more... ]

 
  New DAF XF for Tyson H Burridge
Date Added: 04/04/2012
 
 

The Cumbrian haulier Tyson H Burridge have a brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit which has the name Tarnside Emperor. This is somehwat [ more... ]

 
  New shaped Actros for Wolter Koops
Date Added: 03/04/2012
 
 

I am now quite a fan of the new shaped Mercedes Actros which has recently been launched across Europe. The Dutch haulier Wolter Koops now have several [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Downton
Date Added: 02/04/2012
 
 

Gloucestershire based haulier Downton have long been advocates of the DAF marque and they have taken delivery of another large batch of FTGXF105 460 [ more... ]

 
  Air Products on the M3
Date Added: 01/04/2012
 
 

Air Products is a worldwide supplier of industrial gases and equipment and their vehicles are very recognisable in their green and orange livery. [ more... ]

 
  Glendinnings from Devon will be on the site
Date Added: 31/03/2012
 
 

At long last we have secured the permission to list the fleet of E J W Glendinning from Newton Abbot in God's own county of Devon. I am most grateful [ more... ]

 
  Den Hartogh in Belgium
Date Added: 30/03/2012
 
 

Den Hartogh are a dedicated tanker fleet from The Netherlands and their vehicles can be seen all across mainland Europe. This Volvo was pictured [ more... ]

 
  Samworth Brothers to be listed
Date Added: 29/03/2012
 
 

The LS online searchable database will shortly be listing the fleet of Samworth Brothers who have a large fleet of mainly MAN tractor units that [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for R T Keedwell
Date Added: 28/03/2012
 
 

R T Keedwell have their HQ at Highbridge in Somerset and they have recently taken delivery of a new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 tractor unit. Like a lot [ more... ]

 
  Scanias a plenty for Stobart Group
Date Added: 27/03/2012
 
 

The Stobart Group are taking delivery of brand new Scania tractor units in very large numbers and in a variety of different configurations. This R440 [ more... ]

 
  Torridge Transport RIP Claude Cobbledick
Date Added: 26/03/2012
 
 

Very sad news in North Devon last week was the news of the death of Claude Cobbledick the founder of Torrington based Torridge Transport. He passed [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for M D Hutchinson
Date Added: 25/03/2012
 
 

M D Hutchinson from Cumbria have taken delivery of a brand new Scania R440 6x2 (Top) tractor unit with a tag axle.The vehicle is pictured here at [ more... ]

 
  Brit European fleet request sent
Date Added: 24/03/2012
 
 

One of the most requested fleets from members and non members alike has been that of Brit European who have a very mixed fleet with a heavy emphasis [ more... ]

 
  Hurst Bros to be added to the site
Date Added: 23/03/2012
 
 

Hurst Brothers are from Liverpool and will shortly be listed on the LS online searchable database. Thanks again to Paul Harper for getting the [ more... ]

 
  Stuart Smith Transport on the M4
Date Added: 22/03/2012
 
 

I had a photo session on the M4 recently on the pedestrian bridge over the M4 at Membury services and I noticed quite a few hauliers who I will be [ more... ]

 
  Bibby Distribution added to the site
Date Added: 21/03/2012
 
 

I am very pleased to announce that we have recently added Bibby Distribution to the LS database and I am grateful to the managing director of the [ more... ]

 
  Bradley Nussey on the M4
Date Added: 20/03/2012
 
 

Bradley Nussey are from Hungerford and they have recently taken delivery of a very well turned out DAF FTPXF105 510 6x2 (SSC) which is pictured here [ more... ]

 
  P H Winterton to be added to the site
Date Added: 19/03/2012
 
 

The fleet of P H Winterton from Congleton in Cheshire will shortly be added to the online database. The company have a fleet of vehicles involved in [ more... ]

 
  Maguires 12 plate
Date Added: 18/03/2012
 
 

The 1st March saw the introduction of the 12 plate registration mark but some members have informed that the Republic of Ireland have had their 12 [ more... ]

 
  Montogomery Transport on the M6
Date Added: 17/03/2012
 
 

Montgomery Transport from Preston run a superb fleet of vehicles with large prominent fleet numbers but sadly they join a few other companies who have [ more... ]

 
  John Dickinson on the A34
Date Added: 16/03/2012
 
 

John Dickinson Transport are from Darlington in County Durham and are one of the fleets that members have been asking to be listed for many years. [ more... ]

 
  FH16 for Neil Yates
Date Added: 15/03/2012
 
 

Neil Yates are from Snodland in Kent and they in their fleet a mighty FH16 700 6x2 (GXL) trasctor unit with the rather apt registration mark of FH61 [ more... ]

 
  New look Actros for Eddie Stobart
Date Added: 14/03/2012
 
 

There have been quite a few news articles on this site of late regarding the new look Mercedes Actros. Pictured here is perhaps the very first right [ more... ]

 
  New DAFs for Mason Brothers
Date Added: 13/03/2012
 
 

Mason Brothers are from Swineshead in Lincolnshire and from their early beginnings with the carriage of livestock, the company has witnessed a gradual [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Mansel Davies
Date Added: 12/03/2012
 
 

Mansel Davies have just taken delivery of several new Volvo FH 500 6x2 (GXL) tractor units which are in their traditional burgundy and grey livery. [ more... ]

 
  Sugarich to be added to the site
Date Added: 11/03/2012
 
 

The fleet of Sugarich will shortly be added to the site and I am extremely grateful to the company themselves for their cooperation in getting the [ more... ]

 
  Vandamme on the M5 Burlescombe
Date Added: 10/03/2012
 
 

Vandamme are a Belgian haulier who operate quite a few vehicles on the UK mainland and fortunately they are frequent visitors to the South West of [ more... ]

 
  TDG vehicles now listed for Norbert listing
Date Added: 09/03/2012
 
 

The decision was taken recently to add the TDG fleet of vehicles to the listing we have for Norbert Dentressangle who acquired the TDG fleet in March [ more... ]

 
  New Renault for David Bratt
Date Added: 08/03/2012
 
 

David Bratt are from Cheadle Hulme in Cheshire and have recently taken delivery of a brand new Renault Premium 460 DXi 6x2 (Priv) tractor unit which [ more... ]

 
  New look Actros for Norbert
Date Added: 07/03/2012
 
 

The ubiquitous French haulier Norbert Dentressangle have recently taken delivery of 50 new Actros 4x2 tractor units which are Euro VI compliant. This [ more... ]

 
  Ex Stobart on Hay work
Date Added: 06/03/2012
 
 

The Stobart Group have long been associated with operating top spec drawbar units and it is always interesting to see them being operated by [ more... ]

 
  UK registered new Actros
Date Added: 05/03/2012
 
 

The new look Mercedes Actros will shortly be arriving in the UK and three vehicles are already at Sparshatt’s, Sittingbourne. The vehicles are likely [ more... ]

 
  Three new MANs for M Way
Date Added: 04/03/2012
 
 

M Way & Son have just taken delivery of three brand new MAN TG-X 26.440 6x2 (XLX) tractor units which will be hitting the road on Monday. All three [ more... ]

 
  Mole Valley Farmers on the M5
Date Added: 03/03/2012
 
 

I mentioned a little while back that local North Devon agricultural merchant Mole Valley Farmers had started to re register their vehicles with MVF [ more... ]

 
  Truckfest from yesteryear
Date Added: 02/03/2012
 
 

Truckfest at Peterborough 1993, were you there by any chance ? This annual event has now grown to be one of the largest truck festivals in Europe and [ more... ]

 
  Atchison Topeka on the A303
Date Added: 01/03/2012
 
 

The fleet of Atchison Topeka were listed on the site until they were acquired by Bibby Distribution in 2011. The Bibby fleet will be listed in due [ more... ]

 
  New Renault for Monkhouse
Date Added: 01/03/2012
 
 

R J & I Monkhouse from Cumbria have taken delivery of a brand new Renault Premium 460 DXi 6x2 (Priv) tractor unit with a tag axle which is quite rare [ more... ]

 
  Steeles to be added to the database
Date Added: 29/02/2012
 
 

Steeles are a Heavy Haulage company from Cumbria who I am pleased to say will shortly be added to the site. I am yet again truly grateful to Paul [ more... ]

 
  Nidera to be added to the database
Date Added: 28/02/2012
 
 

The fleet of Nidera will shortly be added to the online searchable database and a very welcome addition they are too. many thanks again to Paul Harper [ more... ]

 
  David Hathaway on the A361 in North Devon
Date Added: 27/02/2012
 
 

David Hathaway are a superb fleet from Yate near Bristol and I was lucky enough to take this photo of one of their DAF FTGXF105 tractor units on the [ more... ]

 
  Brian Searl Mr Lorryspotting Scotland RIP
Date Added: 26/02/2012
 
 

It is with great sadness and regret that I have to inform members, non members and hauliers that Brian Searl passed away on Thursday morning. Our [ more... ]

 
  Brian Searl Mr Lorryspotting Scotland RIP
Date Added: 25/02/2012
 
 

It is with great sadness and regret that I have to inform members, non members and hauliers that Brian Searl passed away on Thursday morning. Our [ more... ]

 
  Timmins Transport what a result
Date Added: 22/02/2012
 
 

As I have mentioned on numerous occasions green and white combinations are by a country mile my favourite livery colour scheme. Timmins Transport will [ more... ]

 
  New Iveco flatbed for IAE
Date Added: 21/02/2012
 
 

IAE are the company which have the phrase Its that Pole in Leek on the front of their vehicles. They have recently taken delivery of a brand new Iveco [ more... ]

 
  New TG-X for Mulgrew
Date Added: 20/02/2012
 
 

Northern Ireland based haulier Mulgrew have a brand new MAN TG-X 6x2 (XXL) tractor unit which is pictured here on the M5 at Strensham recently. The [ more... ]

 
  Happy 85th Birthday Fagan & Whalley!
Date Added: 19/02/2012
 
 

2012 is a year with a difference for Fagan & Whalley Ltd as it marks our 85th year in business and to mark this momentous occasion we are pleased to [ more... ]

 
  First 12 plate photo
Date Added: 18/02/2012
 
 

The 1st March is approaching far too quickly and it will see the advent of the 12 registration plate. We received this photo recently of a W H Malcolm [ more... ]

 
  Bryn Jones in Scotland (A96 Aberdeenshire)
Date Added: 17/02/2012
 
 

Bryn Jones is a Devonshire haulier who make routine trips to Scotland with agricultural machinery and plant. This is due to the fact that Bryn [ more... ]

 
  Shouldn't that be sheeted ?
Date Added: 16/02/2012
 
 

I have often come across photos like this of scrap metal lorries transporting a load whereby a gust of wind could easily see it shedding its load. Is [ more... ]

 
  Rock n Roll Trucking
Date Added: 15/02/2012
 
 

Rock n Roll Trucking are a German haulier who specialise in transport for the music industry. They have a superbly turned out fleet with large fleet [ more... ]

 
  30th anniversary livery for GE BE Transport
Date Added: 14/02/2012
 
 

GE BE Transport from King's Lynn have a brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit in a special 30th anniversary livery. The vehicle is [ more... ]

 
  First Maltese fleet to be added to Euro section
Date Added: 13/02/2012
 
 

The Euro section of the site will shortly have the Maltese fleet of Express Trailers added. The fleet are always immaculate and have a Vauxhall Cargo [ more... ]

 

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