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  Merry Christmas.
Date Added: 25/12/2010

Wishing Season's greetings to all members from "the team". This image was sent into us by Rick Ferrari and is courtesy of David Watson [ more... ]

  Old S reg ERF still plying a trade
Date Added: 24/12/2010

ERFs have always been very close to my heart and it is great to see some fine examples out there still plying a trade today. This vehicle operated by [ more... ]

  Heavy haulage (2)
Date Added: 24/12/2010

The transportation of heavy and abnormal loads in connection with the construction of wind farms is another common sight on the roads today. This fine [ more... ]

  Winter is here (3)
Date Added: 24/12/2010

No home would be complete at this time of year without the traditional Christmas tree. Pictured at a festive looking West Calder on 03/12/2010 being [ more... ]

  Winter is here (2).
Date Added: 23/12/2010

From time to time it is good to be able to feature vehicles on here which are driven by members of the site. Robert Wiseman are a company which we [ more... ]

  Heavy Haulage (1)
Date Added: 23/12/2010

Mention is frequently made on our forum of the massive Terex dumper trucks which are moved around the country by Scottish haulier Cadzow. For the [ more... ]

  Winter is here.
Date Added: 22/12/2010

In the run up to Christmas each year the roads around South Lincolnshire are inundated with European vehicles delivering produce which is no longer in [ more... ]

  Grupo Filardi on the A14
Date Added: 21/12/2010

Grupo Filardi are a Spanish haulier whose fleet are in a very eye catching red and whitel livery and as per normal with Spanish fleets all have fleet [ more... ]

  Charles Footman to be added to the database
Date Added: 20/12/2010

We will shortly be adding the fleet of Charles Footman to the LS online database and a very welcome addition they will be.The fleet are from Camarthen [ more... ]

  Emons Group on the M25
Date Added: 19/12/2010

The Emons Group run a superbly turned out fleet that all have fleet numbers that are totally without rhyme or reason.The M25 is a superb location for [ more... ]

  HSF Logistics on the A14
Date Added: 17/12/2010

HSF Logistics are a Dutch company with their HQ in Nijmegen and also with a UK base at Great Blakenham. The A14 is the main arterial route from [ more... ]

  ABE tandem axle trailer what a novelty
Date Added: 16/12/2010

ABE are from Ledbury in Herefordshire and run a great fleet of artics and rigids that can be seen all over the UK.Quite a rare scence to see a tandem [ more... ]

  John Dorse from Devon
Date Added: 15/12/2010

John Dorse are from Cullompton in Devon and can usually be seen hauling hay and straw around the country.From photos that I have taken it appears the [ more... ]

  Ex Stobart Scania for Evans Transport
Date Added: 14/12/2010

Evans Transport are based in Barnstaple in North Devon and they have recently acquired a few ex Stobart Group Scania tractor units which have been [ more... ]

  NWF Agriculture Volvo 8W Tipper
Date Added: 13/12/2010

NWF Agriculture run a very tidy fleet of tippers and tankers with bases in Wardle and Exeter.Pictured here at M Way & Son Pathfields yard is a Volvo [ more... ]

  On the twelfth day of Christmas
Date Added: 12/12/2010

On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me 12 drummers drumming which refers to the 12 points of doctrine in the Apostle's Creed. Nearest [ more... ]

  On the eleventh day of Christmas
Date Added: 11/12/2010

On the eleventh day of Christmas the Pipers Piping refers to the eleven faithful apostles. The nearest I could get to Pipers was George Allinson who [ more... ]

  On the tenth day of Christmas
Date Added: 10/12/2010

On the tenth day of Christmas my true love (God) said to me 10 Lords A leaping which is obvious for all to see refers to the ten commandments. D [ more... ]

  On the ninth day of Christmas
Date Added: 09/12/2010

On the ninth day of Christmas my true love (God) said to me nine ladies dancing which refers to to the nine Fruits of the Holy Spirit. I was [ more... ]

  On the eighth day of Christmas
Date Added: 08/12/2010

The eight Maids A-milking refers to the eight beatitudes and I am working on the basis that the plural Maids could be construed as being Maidens hence [ more... ]

  On the seventh day of Christmas
Date Added: 07/12/2010

Swans A-swimming refers to the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit, the sacraments. The nearest I could get to Swans was a Scania R420 of Swannels from [ more... ]

  On the sixth day of Christmas
Date Added: 06/12/2010

The twelve days of Christmas theme is continuing with the 6 geese a laying which refers to the 6 days of creation.The nearest I could get to Geese was [ more... ]

  On the fifth day of Christmas
Date Added: 05/12/2010

The twelve days of Christmas theme is continuing with the 5 Golden Rings refers to the first Five Books of the Old Testament, the "Pentateuch", which [ more... ]

  On the fourth day of Christmas
Date Added: 04/12/2010

The twelve days of Christmas theme is continuing with the four calling birds referring to the Four Gospels and/or the Four Evangelists.Birds Groupage [ more... ]

  On the third day of Christmas
Date Added: 03/12/2010

The twelve days of Christmas has a major religious connection and the three French hens refers to the Theological virtues, Faith,Hope and [ more... ]

  Snow me the way to go home
Date Added: 02/12/2010

All this snow of recent made me think we really have got to get to grips with this global warming we're always being told about. Great photo received [ more... ]

  On the second day of Christmas
Date Added: 02/12/2010

The twelve days of Christmas has a major religious connection and the two Turtle doves refers to the old and the new testaments.Pictured here is a [ more... ]

  On the first day of Christmas
Date Added: 01/12/2010

According to the song on the 1st day of Christmas my true love sent to me a Partridge in a pear tree. The nearest I can get to that in lorry terms is [ more... ]

  Christmas is coming
Date Added: 30/11/2010

The festive season is upon us and this photo was sent to me recently of the Coca Cola Kenworth truck which is seen in their adverts on TV. It was [ more... ]

  Snow on the A74(M)
Date Added: 29/11/2010

Several parts of the country have been covered in snow recently and I received this photo of a Matthew C Aitken DAF XF105 on the A74(M) which is a [ more... ]

  Gent of Yate are on the wish list
Date Added: 29/11/2010

The fleet of Gent of Yate are firmly on my radar for possible inclusion on the site. The company are from Yate just outside Bristol and always have [ more... ]

  Christmas is coming (official)
Date Added: 28/11/2010

The festive season is upon us and this photo was sent to me recently of the Coca Cola Kenworth truck which is seen in their adverts on TV. It was [ more... ]

  DWP soon to be added to the site
Date Added: 28/11/2010

We will shortly be adding the fleet of DWP from Stoke on Trent to the site.I am most grateful to Frank White for his efforts in getting this smashing [ more... ]

  Transalliance at Cherwell Valley
Date Added: 27/11/2010

The Transalliance Group are a French haulier whose vehicles are a very common site on the roads of the UK. Pictured here recently is a MAN TG-A 4x2 [ more... ]

  Teignmouth heavy haul
Date Added: 26/11/2010

Teignmouth in South Devon is more normally associated with the clay industry being the usual port for the export of clay from the local pit at Preston [ more... ]

  A brace of 60s
Date Added: 25/11/2010

I received this photo recently of two 60 registration vehicles on the M6 at junction 37 the exit for Kendal.Pictured are a Maritime Transport Actros [ more... ]

  C Butt anyone have a contact there ?
Date Added: 24/11/2010

C Butt from Northampton have come a long way over the years with the launch of a new wrap livery that really makes them stand out from the crowd. Does [ more... ]

  New Actros for John Miller
Date Added: 23/11/2010

John Miller have taken delivery of 6 new Mercedes Actros 2546 6x2 (MSC) tractor units all of which will be based at their Longtown depot in [ more... ]

  James Cooper coming soon
Date Added: 21/11/2010

The fleet of James Cooper from Tyneside will shortly be added to the ever growing LS online database. I am most grateful to Audrey Jolly for securing [ more... ]

  Hruby Moving
Date Added: 20/11/2010

Hruby Moving are from the Czech Republic and run a great fleet of vehicles most of which are drawbar outfits.

The photo is courtesy of and [ more... ]

  Bedford TL now there is a classic lorry
Date Added: 19/11/2010

There is a dedicated area on the LS site for vintage vehicles and this Bedford TL 4 X 2 tractor unit is a fine example of a restored vehicle.This [ more... ]

  New livery for Eddie Stobart
Date Added: 18/11/2010

Eddie Stobart are putting some of their vehicles into a brand new livery namely Coca Cola Zero. The vehicle is based at Wakefield and will work on the [ more... ]

  H J Van Bentum in Devon
Date Added: 17/11/2010

H J Van Bentum have to be one of my all time favourite fleets so you can imagine my delight at taking this photo of not one but two on the A38 Devon [ more... ]

  Theo Faassen in Scotland
Date Added: 16/11/2010

Theo Faassen are a Dutch specialist haulier and they have a great fleet of drawbars which invariably carry agricultural machinery.This Renault was [ more... ]

  J Heebink all over the UK
Date Added: 15/11/2010

J Heebink are a Dutch haulier whose fleet of vehicles can be seen all over the UK in quite some numbers in their distinctive orange livery which make [ more... ]

  WMB (We move bikes)
Date Added: 13/11/2010

In the Volvo Truck Nation magazine recently there was an article concerning this company who transport Harley Davidson motorbikes around the country [ more... ]

  This one made a racket !!
Date Added: 12/11/2010

I have had some interesting and funny photos submitted over the years but this one would have to be in my all time top ten. I am told that this [ more... ]

  D W Ruby to be added to the site
Date Added: 11/11/2010

D W Ruby are a Westcountry haulier from Saltash who run a fleet of 8 vehicles in a simple but very attractive livery that make them a very welcome [ more... ]

  AFS to be added to the site
Date Added: 10/11/2010

A while ago I posted a news article stating that I would love to list the Southampton haulier AFS Haulage and hey presto thanks to the work of Jim [ more... ]

  Whites Transport they're on the radar
Date Added: 09/11/2010

Whites Transport are one of the fleets I will be approaching in the weeks to come with a view to being listed on the site with a cracking fleet of [ more... ]

  Petschl to be added to the Euro section
Date Added: 08/11/2010

Petschl Transporte are from Austria and run a fleet of mostly MAN tractor units in a near British racing green colour .Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

  C H Dekker to be added to the Euro section
Date Added: 07/11/2010

C H Dekker will shortly be added to the Euro section of the site and I am eternally grateful to Paul Evans, Frank White and Ade Portlock for their [ more... ]

  Duvenbeck to be added to the site
Date Added: 06/11/2010

Duvenbeck are a German haulier from Baden-Baden and run a fleet of 620 tractor units in what looks like a British racing green livery. I am really [ more... ]

  Any idea what this load is ?
Date Added: 05/11/2010

I received this photo the other day of a Curtis Heavy Haulage vehicle with a load that I would like to identify. I hazard a guess it is something to [ more... ]

  New DAF for Harpers
Date Added: 04/11/2010

Harpers Haulage are from Ramsey and have just taken delivery of a brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit which is pictured here in their [ more... ]

  Billy Bunter the Shunter
Date Added: 03/11/2010

Billy Bunter was a fictional character invented by Charles Hamilton to represent a Victorian publically educated schoolboy who was always trying to [ more... ]

  New Volvos for Bedfords
Date Added: 02/11/2010

Bedfords Transport have taken delivery of several new Volvo FH 460 6x2 (GXL) tractor units one of which is seen here recently on the North Devon Link [ more... ]

  New DAF for John Weir
Date Added: 01/11/2010

John Weir are from Cockermouth in Cumbria and have recently taken delivery of a brand new DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit which is pictured [ more... ]

  Ex M Way now with Irish reg plates
Date Added: 31/10/2010

Quite a few vehicles on the database have been re registered with different registration marks and some like this ex M Way vehicle (S100 WAY) have [ more... ]

  Derks Bemmel
Date Added: 30/10/2010

The European section is rapidly approaching its 200th haulier and we are looking for a fleet to mark that milestone perhaps it could be Derks Bemmel [ more... ]

  Swedish tipper
Date Added: 29/10/2010

I am returning today from a week away on business in Sweden staying at Stockholm and Gothenberg and I noticed that every lorry in Sweden is a tipper. [ more... ]

  Seymour Transport now Evans Transport
Date Added: 28/10/2010

Earlier on this year Evans Transport from Barnstaple in North Devon acquired the fleet of Seymour Transport and as a consequence several vehicles from [ more... ]

  Interesting reg on this one
Date Added: 27/10/2010

Interesting registration plate on this Volvo FH12 4W Flatbed something that you don't see every day of the week.The company are based in Warrington [ more... ]

  VW Motor Caravan what a gem
Date Added: 26/10/2010

Living in North Devon as I do there is an enormous emotional attachment to the VW Motor Caravan which has always been linked to the surfing community. [ more... ]

  Conway Bailey strange reg
Date Added: 25/10/2010

Conway Bailey are a Cornish haulier whose tractor units have a colour of Vauxhall Cargo Orange with no visable means of knowing who runs the vehicles [ more... ]

  De Rooy with Cranleigh Freight ?
Date Added: 24/10/2010

De Rooy are seen on ther UK motorway network all of the time delivering variuos types of vehicle from tractors to lorries of all shapes and [ more... ]

  This van made me laugh
Date Added: 23/10/2010

I received this photo the other day and it took me a good 4 minutes to stop laughing at the comical coment of this avdert on the back of a van.Photo [ more... ]

  Revis of York in Dundee
Date Added: 22/10/2010

Revis of York run a fleet of Volvos in a very distinctive light blue livery and one of their Daf FH tractor units is seen here on the Forfar Road in [ more... ]

  Nolan Transport Movin On
Date Added: 21/10/2010

If there ever was a haulier that you see wherever you are in the UK then Nolan Transport with their strap line of Movin On must take the top prize. [ more... ]

  Mammoet on the M25
Date Added: 20/10/2010

Mammoet are a Dutch heavy haulier whose balck liveried vehicles can be seen frequently in the UK with a variety of loads.Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

  New MANs for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 19/10/2010

The Brookfield based haulier W H Malcolm are starting to take delivery of numerous MAN tractor units which will be based at various locations across [ more... ]

  R T Keedwell at Truckfest South West
Date Added: 18/10/2010

R T keedwell are from Highbridge in Somerset and always send vehicles to Truckfest South West at Shepton. Pictured here is one of their Renault [ more... ]

  Ex Heltor still in Devon
Date Added: 17/10/2010

Heltor are from Heathfield in Newton Abbot in God's own county of Devon and one of their ex vehicles is still being operated by another Devon haulier [ more... ]

  Simon Widdowson to be added soon
Date Added: 16/10/2010

The fleet of Simon Widdowson Ltd will shortly be added to the site and I am very thankful to Jim Lennox for getting the necessary permission for them [ more... ]

  Lift up your wheels
Date Added: 15/10/2010

This photo shows how lorries can adapt their wheel configuration according to circumstances. Pictured here is a 4x2 tractor unit with a tandem trailer [ more... ]

  George Anderson in Dundee
Date Added: 14/10/2010

George Anderson are from Wishaw in Scotland and are an established haulage company working in livestock transport.Pictured here is their beast of a [ more... ]

  New Renault for Yuill & Dodds
Date Added: 13/10/2010

Hamilton based haulier Yuill & Dodds have just taken delivery of a Renault Premium 6x2 (Prem) with tag axle in the livery of Brian & Ayrlie Yuill [ more... ]

  Freight Line Europe to be added to the site
Date Added: 12/10/2010

The very popular European section of the site will shortly be including the fleet of Freight Line Europe who run a very attractive fleet of [ more... ]

  Dutch Heavy Haulier
Date Added: 11/10/2010

Van Der Vlist are a Dutch heavy haulier who also have a UK office in Hull. This unit is a MAN TG-A 41.530 8x4 (XXL) and is seen transporting what [ more... ]

  Third incarnation for this lorry
Date Added: 10/10/2010

The Volvo YN06 OCV has now been with three fleets that are listed on the LS database. It started life with Innovate then W H Malcolm and finally with [ more... ]

  Hunter Transport soon to be added
Date Added: 09/10/2010

Hunter Transport are from Lochinver in Scotland and will shortly be added to the LS online database for members to access .Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

  Heavy Haul in Scotland
Date Added: 08/10/2010

Heavy Haul in convoy photography doesn't get much better than this with two Finnies and a Cadzow transporting bridge sections .Photo courtesy of and [ more... ]

  McFaydens on wind turbine duty
Date Added: 07/10/2010

In the next 2 years we are going to see more and more wind turbines erected across the UK and long may it continue. The transport of the relevant [ more... ]

  New 60 reg for Border Traffic
Date Added: 06/10/2010

Border Traffic Services from Berwick on Tweed have taken delivery of a brand new MAN TG-X 6x2 (XXL) tractor unit which has recently joined their fleet [ more... ]

  Hill Brothers to be added to the LS database
Date Added: 05/10/2010

Hill Brothers are from Newtown in Mid Wales and will shortly be added to the LS database thanks to the efforts of Andy White who looks after our [ more... ]

  Colin Lawson now that is well turned out
Date Added: 04/10/2010

Colin Lawson Transport from Aberdeen have a fantastically well turned out fleet and the man himself is a perfect Gent.You won't see many DAF rigid [ more... ]

  McBurney on the M5
Date Added: 03/10/2010

McBurney Transport are quite rare in the South West as like a lot of companies there seems to be a general reluctance to take loads south of Bristol [ more... ]

  Rainthorpe with agricultural equipment in Devon
Date Added: 02/10/2010

Rainthorpe are from Grantham in Lincolnshire and I see them fairly often in Devon delivering various bits of agricultural equipment, God only knows [ more... ]

  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... ]


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