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  New FM for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 06/04/2013
 
 

W H Malcolm have taken delivery of a brand new Volvo FM 6x2 (G) tractor unit which is pictured here recently at their Linwood depot carrying fleet [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Mulgrew
Date Added: 05/04/2013
 
 

Mulgrew have recently taken delivery of a brand new Mercedes Actros 2545 6x2 (GSC) which is pictured here at the Bellfield interchange on the M74 also [ more... ]

 
  Nidd Transport to be added shortly
Date Added: 04/04/2013
 
 

Nidd Transport from Ripon will shortly be added to the LS online searchable database. Thanks again to Paul Harper for his efforts in getting new [ more... ]

 
  Mayflower to join LS database
Date Added: 03/04/2013
 
 

We will very shortly be listing the fleet details of Mayflower Transport who are based at Okehampton in Devon. The fleet specialize in caravan [ more... ]

 
  In memory of Hughie Stalker
Date Added: 02/04/2013
 
 

Stalkers Transport have just added a new DAF to their fleet in tribute to late owner Hughie Stalker who passed away recently. The vehicle carries reg [ more... ]

 
  JBs Haulage to join LS database
Date Added: 01/04/2013
 
 

JBs Haulage are from Greenhithe and thanks to the efforts of Jim Lennox they will shortly be joining the LS online searchable database. They have a [ more... ]

 
  DJV to be listed on LS
Date Added: 31/03/2013
 
 

Very pleased to announce the forthcoming inclusion of DJV Transport & Forwarding who are from Tilbury in Essex. Many thanks to Jim Lennox for his [ more... ]

 
  RMC haulage to be added to the site
Date Added: 30/03/2013
 
 

Very pleased to announce the forthcoming inclusion of RMC haulage who are from Shrivenham in Wiltshire. Many thanks to Paul Harper for his efforts in [ more... ]

 
  Heisterkamp on tow
Date Added: 29/03/2013
 
 

Always great to get photos of vehicles in the Euro section especially those taken in their country of origin. Pictured here is a Scania R114L 340 4x2 [ more... ]

 
  Blacks removals to join the site
Date Added: 28/03/2013
 
 

The removals section will shortly have the fleet of Blacks removals added.The company are from Brechin in Scotland and have a great fleet of vehicles [ more... ]

 
  Volvo new FH and FM
Date Added: 27/03/2013
 
 

Volvo are currently launching their new FH and FM tractor units in the UK and they have advertised on our homepage to announce their arrival. Both [ more... ]

 
  Finally we got permission from JST services
Date Added: 26/03/2013
 
 

Just over a year after the death of Brian Searl I am delighted to announce the inclusion of JST services who are from Ayr in Scotland.I am sure that [ more... ]

 
  MAGtrans from Serbia added to Euro section
Date Added: 25/03/2013
 
 

The Serbian haulier MAGtrans has recently been added to the Euro section and I am really appreciative of all the work done by Phil, Frank, Ade and [ more... ]

 
  Simpsons Malt to join LS database
Date Added: 24/03/2013
 
 

Simpsons Malt from Berwick upon Tweed will shortly be listed on the LS online searchable database. Thanks again to Paul Harper for his efforts in [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Colin Lawson
Date Added: 23/03/2013
 
 

So impressed was transport firm boss Colin Lawson when he climbed aboard a New Actros tractor unit on the Mercedes-Benz stand at last year’s CV Show [ more... ]

 
  Gray & Adams trailers for Noble Foods
Date Added: 22/03/2013
 
 

Britain’s leading supplier of fresh eggs has enlisted a new fleet of temperature-controlled trailers as it steps up its campaign in support of the [ more... ]

 
  Iveco Hi Way truck of the year 2013
Date Added: 21/03/2013
 
 

The new Iveco Stralis Hi-Way has recently been voted truck of the year 2013 and this is the first photo of this new vehicle that I have [ more... ]

 
  ALE Heavylift in action
Date Added: 20/03/2013
 
 

Heavy haulage is a very popular section with our members and it doesnt get much heavier than the transportation of the old boilers from Berkeley Power [ more... ]

 
  New Scanias for M C Mountain
Date Added: 19/03/2013
 
 

M C Mountain have recently taken delivery of several brand new Scania R440 6x2 tractor units one of which is pictured here on the A11 near [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Simarco
Date Added: 18/03/2013
 
 

The Witham based haulier Simarco have recently taken delivery of a pair of Volvo FH 500 6x2 (GXL) tractor units one of which is pictured here recently [ more... ]

 
  Clarke Transport to be added to the site
Date Added: 17/03/2013
 
 

One of the most requested fleets for addition over the years by our members has been Clarke Transport from Oldbury in the Midlands and I am extremely [ more... ]

 
  Bevan Group supplies Bensons for Beds
Date Added: 16/03/2013
 
 

Customers of leading retailer Bensons for Beds have begun receiving deliveries from the first of a new generation of 7.5-tonne trucks with streamlined [ more... ]

 
  Actros Titan for Plantspeed
Date Added: 15/03/2013
 
 

Heavy haulage specialist Plant Speed is running the most expensive truck ever sold by Mercedes-Benz in the UK – a mighty Actros Titan which, together [ more... ]

 
  New Volvo FH for Harry Lawson
Date Added: 14/03/2013
 
 

Harry Lawson from Broughty Ferry have recently taken delivery of a brand new Volvo FH 420 6x2 (G) which has been allocated fleet number 57 and is [ more... ]

 
  New Scania for Sparks
Date Added: 13/03/2013
 
 

Sparks Transport from Glastonbury in Somerset have recently taken delivery of a brand new Scania R440 6x2 (Top) tractor unit which is pictured here on [ more... ]

 
  RBII added to the Euro section
Date Added: 12/03/2013
 
 

The Lithuanian haulier RBII has recently been added to the Euro section and I am really appreciative of all the work done by Phil, Frank, Ade and [ more... ]

 
  Pair of Colletts at work
Date Added: 11/03/2013
 
 

The Heavy Haulage section is always very well frequented by members and I am always interested in photos of these vehicles at work on the UK road [ more... ]

 
  Irlams back in business
Date Added: 10/03/2013
 
 

Does this lorry look familiar in any way, does it have a remarkable resemblance to the James Irlam livery ? Records from companies House show that [ more... ]

 
  Pair of Evans at Saltash
Date Added: 09/03/2013
 
 

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... ]

 
  New DAFs for Carrs Flour Mills
Date Added: 08/03/2013
 
 

Carrs Flour Mills who are based at Silloth have a brand new DAF FTPCF85 460 6x2 (SC) which is pictured here recently at the dealership in Carlisle [ more... ]

 
  Alan Davie new Iveco
Date Added: 07/03/2013
 
 

The Scottish haulier Alan Davie who are based at Forfar have a brand new Iveco Stralis 500 6x2 (AS) which is pictured here recently at the local [ more... ]

 
  New vehicles for John Beaty
Date Added: 06/03/2013
 
 

The Penrith based haulier John Beaty have just put some brand new Scania R440 6x2 (HL) tractor units on the road with the new 13 registration [ more... ]

 
  Cement tanker for Evans Transport
Date Added: 05/03/2013
 
 

The North Devon haulier Evans Transport have recently acquired their first ever cement trailer which has been bought to accomodate an existing [ more... ]

 
  Van Grinsven added to Euro section
Date Added: 04/03/2013
 
 

The Dutch haulier Van Grinsven has recently been added to the Euro section and I am really appreciative of all the work done by Phil,Frank Ade and [ more... ]

 
  FTS Hatswell to be added to the site
Date Added: 03/03/2013
 
 

The fleet of FTS Hatswell will shortly be added to the LS online searchable database. They are from Flintshire in North East Wales and I am most [ more... ]

 
  13 plate vehicles hit the road
Date Added: 02/03/2013
 
 

The 1st March saw the introduction of the new registration period with 13 reg vehicles hitting the road. One of the first pictures we received was of [ more... ]

 
  Cleansing Service Group well on the radar
Date Added: 01/03/2013
 
 

The Cleansing Service Group have long been one of the most requested operators to be added to the site. Just about all of the vehicles have CSG [ more... ]

 
  Nice looking M Way FH
Date Added: 28/02/2013
 
 

Being local to North Devon the fleet of M Way and Son have always been one of my favourite fleets. The Volvo NW03WAY I think is one of the best turned [ more... ]

 
  DBT Logistics added to Euro section
Date Added: 27/02/2013
 
 

The Belgian fleet of DBT Logistics have recently been added to the Euro section of the LS online database. Many thanks to Phil, Frank, Ade and Gerry [ more... ]

 
  Four JMD tractor units stuck in traffic
Date Added: 26/02/2013
 
 

Getting held up in a traffic jam on the motorway is a fact of life in the UK but every now and again it does afford a rare photographic opportunity. [ more... ]

 
  First FMX for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 25/02/2013
 
 

W H Malcolm have their first ever Volvo FMX 8W Tipper which entered service with the company in June 2012. The vehicle was an ex demonstrator with [ more... ]

 
  Diamond Freight to be added shortly
Date Added: 24/02/2013
 
 

Diamond Freight will be listed on the LS oinline searchable database in the very near future. The company were named after the Royal Naval ship HMS [ more... ]

 
  Bristol Fruit Sales on the wish list
Date Added: 23/02/2013
 
 

Over the years the drivers from Bristol Fruit Sales have always been great fun whilst taking photos on the M5, I'm going to ask them via email if we [ more... ]

 
  Best truck mounted advert ever ?
Date Added: 22/02/2013
 
 

I was asked recently by a potential advertiser what I thought made a good truck mounted advert. I thought this advert from 2008 took some beating [ more... ]

 
  Log In added to Euro section
Date Added: 21/02/2013
 
 

The German fleet of Log In have recently been added to the Euro section of the LS online database. Many thanks to Phil, Frank, Ade and Gerry for their [ more... ]

 
  Jaspers on the M5
Date Added: 20/02/2013
 
 

Jaspers are a Cornish company from Launceston and their fleet of lorries are naturally frequent users of the M5 where I take the majority of my [ more... ]

 
  W H Malcolm trial new look Actros
Date Added: 19/02/2013
 
 

W H Malcolm have become the latest haulier to take delivery of the new look Mercedes Actros. They have this Actros 2545 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit on [ more... ]

 
  Pair of Lynchs on the M25
Date Added: 18/02/2013
 
 

Lynch Tankers are from Cheshire and have been on the LS database for some while now. I received this photo recently of a pair of their Volvos on the [ more... ]

 
  New look DAFs for Cranleigh Freight
Date Added: 17/02/2013
 
 

Cranleigh Freight have very recently taken delivery of one of the first new look DAF XF tractor units which is pictured here at Limekiln St in [ more... ]

 
  Neill & Brown to be added in due course
Date Added: 16/02/2013
 
 

Neill & Brown have been requested for inclusion by many members over the years and I am very pleased to announce that they will be included on the LS [ more... ]

 
  B & W Plant Hire on the M3
Date Added: 15/02/2013
 
 

Whilst going through my own photos the other day I came across several fleets who are more than worthy of being included on the site. One of which is [ more... ]

 
  New Scanias for H Essers
Date Added: 14/02/2013
 
 

H Essers are a Belgian haulier who were one of the first fleets to be added to our Euro section. They have recently added numerous Scania R420 4x2 [ more... ]

 
  Killybegs added to Euro section
Date Added: 13/02/2013
 
 

Killybegs Transport are from Donegal and have a fleet of twelve vehicles which are either Scania or Volvo. Many thanks to Phil and Frank for getting [ more... ]

 
  New Actros tractor units for Stobart
Date Added: 12/02/2013
 
 

The Stobart Group have recently taken delivery of brand new Mercedes Actros 2545 tractor units in both (GSC) and (SSC) cab variants .

Photo is [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for K J Pike
Date Added: 11/02/2013
 
 

The Pimperne based company K J Pike have just taken delivery of a brand new Mercedes Actros 1851 4x2 (GSC) which is seen here at Thurrock services [ more... ]

 
  E H Nicholls new Ivecos
Date Added: 10/02/2013
 
 

E H Nicholls from Sittingbourne in Kent have 4 brand new Iveco Stralis 500 6x2 (AS) tractor units all of which have the familiar EHN registration [ more... ]

 
  Macintyre Transport to be added shortly
Date Added: 09/02/2013
 
 

Macintyre Transport are predominantly a container haulier and are based at Felixstowe in Suffolk. I am grateful to Paul Harper for his great efforts [ more... ]

 
  Seven Lincs on the radar
Date Added: 08/02/2013
 
 

I have always admired the fleet of Seven Lincs who are a Felixstowe based container haulier.They seem to run two different liveries in white and blue [ more... ]

 
  Jetfreeze added to Euro section
Date Added: 07/02/2013
 
 

The French haulier Jetfreeze have been added to the Euro section of the site. Phil Sears and Frank White certainly have a knack of adding great [ more... ]

 
  JMS to be added shortly
Date Added: 06/02/2013
 
 

Following a suggestion from John Bennett the fleet of JMS Express haulage from Doncaster will shortly be added to the LS online searchable database. I [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Goldstar Heathrow
Date Added: 05/02/2013
 
 

Goldstar Heathrow have taken delivery recently of nine brand new Mercedes Actros 2545 6x2 (BSC) tractor units one of which is seen here recently at [ more... ]

 
  Wemmers added to Euro section
Date Added: 04/02/2013
 
 

The Euro section is run by Phil Sears and Frank White with the help of Ade Portlock and Gerry Wallentin and I really appreciate their hard work in [ more... ]

 
  Bidvest and 3663 fleet on the radar
Date Added: 03/02/2013
 
 

One of the most frequent requests from members regarding fleets to be approached is that of 3663 who are part of the same company as Bidvest [ more... ]

 
  Highfield from Bilston shortly to join LS
Date Added: 02/02/2013
 
 

Paul Harper has come up trumps again with the OK to list the fleet of Highfield Transport who are from Bilston in the West Midlands.

Photo is [ more... ]

 
  H & S Transport on the M3
Date Added: 01/02/2013
 
 

H & S Transport are a haulier from The Netherlands who have rather a large number of vehicles in the UK with British registration marks. Pictured here [ more... ]

 
  New Scanias for Roger Bullivant
Date Added: 31/01/2013
 
 

Roger Bullivant have taken delivery of some brand new Scania R560 6x4 (Top) tractor units that have the new style white and yellow [ more... ]

 
  A & K Anderson Cawdor to join the site
Date Added: 30/01/2013
 
 

The Scottish fleet of A & K Anderson of Cawdor in Aberdeenshire will shortly be added to the site for the benefit of members. Many thanks again to [ more... ]

 
  New vintage Atkinson for W H Malcolm
Date Added: 29/01/2013
 
 

The W H Malcolm vintage vehicle collection has been addde to in the shape of this fantastic Atkinson Borderer 8W Tipper.The photo was taken outside [ more... ]

 
  Forest Freight to join LS
Date Added: 28/01/2013
 
 

I am very pleased to let members and non members alike know that Forest Freight have agreed to be listed on the LS online searchable database. Many [ more... ]

 
  Port Express to be listed
Date Added: 27/01/2013
 
 

A couple of days ago I put a news item on the site stating our interest to list the fleet of Port Express. With many thanks to Paul Harper I am [ more... ]

 
  Gray & Adams is Pinkertons Flexible Friend
Date Added: 26/01/2013
 
 

Award-winning fresh pork and meat supplier Pinkertons has embarked on an exciting new venture – with a little help from Gray & [ more... ]

 
  Keeping up with the Jones
Date Added: 24/01/2013
 
 

Gerry Jones are from South Wales and have been strong supporters of this site from the very start. I received this photo recently and thought it more [ more... ]

 
  Port Express on the radar
Date Added: 23/01/2013
 
 

The A34 in Hampshire is a fantastic location for taking photographs of container fleets which are serving the port of Southampton. One fleet which are [ more... ]

 
  Bevan Group teams up with Schmitz Cargobull
Date Added: 22/01/2013
 
 

Dry-freight bodybuilder Bevan Group is joining forces with Schmitz Cargobull to manufacture rigid reefers for the UK market.

Schmitz Cargobull [ more... ]

 
  Viridor on the A361
Date Added: 21/01/2013
 
 

Viridor are part of the Pennon Group who are the company who also own South West Water. It was a great pleasure to have them added to the database [ more... ]

 
  Massey Feeds to be added to the site
Date Added: 20/01/2013
 
 

The fleet of Massey Feeds will shortly be added to the LS online database and what a welcome addition they are. The fleet were firm favourites of [ more... ]

 
  Howard Tenens on the radar
Date Added: 19/01/2013
 
 

As I mentioned yesterday I am always on the look out for presentable fleets to add to the database for the benefit of members. I have approached [ more... ]

 
  Graham Topp RIP
Date Added: 18/01/2013
 
 

Today will see the funeral of Graham Topp who was an active and well liked member of this site and someone who had many firm friends amongst fellow [ more... ]

 
  Tripod Crest fleet request sent
Date Added: 17/01/2013
 
 

I am always on the look out for presentable fleets to add to the database for the benefit of members and the fleet of Tripod Crest have been [ more... ]

 
  Ivor Duggan to join LS
Date Added: 16/01/2013
 
 

Ivor Duggan are from Glasbury near Hereford and they will shortly be listed on the LS database.Paul Harper has worked his magic yet again and I am [ more... ]

 
  Paul Reed Transport join one man band section
Date Added: 15/01/2013
 
 

Paul Reed Transport will shortly be joining the One Man Band section of the site with their fine looking Volvo FH L100 PRT.This vehicle does have some [ more... ]

 
  Jeavons EuroTIR to join the site
Date Added: 14/01/2013
 
 

Jeavons EuroTIR are from Birmingham and have very kindly granted us permission to list their fine fleet on the LS online searchable database. Many [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Simon Gibson
Date Added: 13/01/2013
 
 

The Goole based haulier Simon Gibson have just taken delivery of two Volvo FH 540 6x2 (GXL) tractor units one of which is seen here on the M6 at [ more... ]

 
  New look Volvo FH on the A14
Date Added: 12/01/2013
 
 

The new look Volvo FH tractor unit that has recently launched is pictured here recently on the A14 at Hemingford Abbots which is a very popular [ more... ]

 
  New trailers for DFDS
Date Added: 11/01/2013
 
 

When Northern Europe’s largest integrated shipping and logistics company needed another batch of refrigerated trailers for its thriving Irish [ more... ]

 
  Vauxhall Cargo Orange popular colour
Date Added: 10/01/2013
 
 

There are quite a number of fleets in the UK with the base livery colour of Vauxhall Cargo Orange including M Way & Son, Conway Bailey and the lorries [ more... ]

 
  T J Smith Logistics to be added to the site
Date Added: 09/01/2013
 
 

We will shortly be adding the fleet of the York based haulier T J Smith Logistics to the LS online searchable database. Thanks again to Paul Harper [ more... ]

 
  Renaults for Trans Haul
Date Added: 08/01/2013
 
 

Trans Haul from Leighton Buzzard have 5 brand new Renault Premium 460 DXi 6x2 (Priv) tractor units one of which is pictured here recently on the M1 at [ more... ]

 
  Scania R620 for Grampian Continental
Date Added: 07/01/2013
 
 

Grampian Continental have a new Scania R620 6x2 (Top) tractor unit which is on cherished plates as Y8 BYM and is pictured here recently on the M1 at [ more... ]

 
  More new car transporters for Stobart
Date Added: 06/01/2013
 
 

Since The Stobart Group acquired Autologic they have been busy on a fleet replacement schedule and more and more of these Scania P420 6W Transporter [ more... ]

 
  G E Keedwell to be added to the site
Date Added: 05/01/2013
 
 

There has been much talk of beasts of trucks on the site over the years well they don't get much bigger than this Scania R164L 580 10x4 (Top) tractor [ more... ]

 
  First Moroccan registered vehicle
Date Added: 04/01/2013
 
 

We have recently added the Belgian fleet of Widem Wimatrans to the European section and this is the first time that we have added Moroccan registered [ more... ]

 
  Beattie Brothers to be added to the site
Date Added: 03/01/2013
 
 

Beattie Brothers are from Stevenage in Hertfordshire and they have recently granted us permission to list them on the LS online searchable database. [ more... ]

 
  Graham Topp RIP
Date Added: 02/01/2013
 
 

After the festive season and the start of 2013 we received the saddest news with the untimely and sudden death of Graham Topp who was from Wiltshire [ more... ]

 
  Happy New Year to all
Date Added: 01/01/2013
 
 

A very happy New Year to all our members and non members alike. Today we will be putting live our 2,000th fleet onto the system with the addition of [ more... ]

 
  New DAF for L & SJ Summers
Date Added: 31/12/2012
 
 

L & SJ Summers have recently taken delivery of a DAF FTGXF105 460 6x2 (SSC) tractor unit which is pictured here at the GIST depot, Raleigh Hall, [ more... ]

 
  GCS Johnson duo on the A1(M)
Date Added: 30/12/2012
 
 

I received this photo of a pair of GCS Johnson heavy haul tractor units on the A1(M) at Washington and thought it worthy of a front page mention.The [ more... ]

 
  New Actros for Hanson
Date Added: 29/12/2012
 
 

Hanson who are the owners of Castle Cement have taken delivery of 29 brand new Mercedes Actros 2542 6x2 (SSC) tractor units which are all in the [ more... ]

 
  New Renault for JLP Bulk Services
Date Added: 28/12/2012
 
 

JLP Bulk Services from Heckington have taken delivery of a brand new Renault Premium 450 DXi 6x2 (Priv) tractor unit which is seen here at Abbey Heath [ more... ]

 
  New Volvos for Harry Lawson
Date Added: 27/12/2012
 
 

Harry Lawson from Broughty Ferry have two brand new Volvo FH 420 6x2 (G) tractor units one of which is pictured here at their Dundee depot.Photo is [ more... ]

 

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