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  • Shropshire Truck Show

    Shropshire Truck Show

    5th September 2014

    Shropshire Truck Show returns this weekend (September 6th and 7th) after a year’s break to its regular venue of Owestry Showground. The 2014 show is sure to please with a first appearance from the incredible motorcycle display team The Royal…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    29th August 2014

    It’s that time of the week again and to freshen things up a bit, we’ve got ourselves a new question mark! No expense spared. This week’s winner comes from an event that is beloved by all trucking enthusiasts: The British…

  • Are we a nation of middle lane hoggers?

    Are we a nation of middle lane hoggers?

    22nd August 2014

    South East crowned the UK’s middle lane hogging hotspot in new analysis from Direct Line. The study, commissioned by the insurance provider, analysed data from nearly 6,500 sites on the Highways Agency motorway network and compared the amount of time…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    22nd August 2014

    This week our winner comes to you in soft focus, and my is it a beauty! Papped on the 14th of August on the A9 approaching Cromarty Bridge near Inverness, our victor created a storm on Trucking’s FB page when…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    15th August 2014

    Although there were plenty of great trucks papped this week by Trucking’s roving snapper, this week’s winner is not the close-call situation of our last. Transport Cafe’s Truck of the Week has raced to the number one spot – leaving…

  • Truck, coach and bus test fees to fall

    Truck, coach and bus test fees to fall

    14th August 2014

    Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) Chief Executive Alastair Peoples has announced today that annual test fees are set to fall for most trucks and coaches. Fees for Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) and Public Service Vehicles (PSVs) will fall for…

  • A snapshot of the transport sector: August 2014

    A snapshot of the transport sector: August 2014

    14th August 2014

    With a multitude of road works, a boost in economy and a certain driving deadline speedily approaching; we thought we’d take a good look at the transport sector this month. Drivers needed The shortage of lorry drivers in the UK…

  • The Dartford Crossing is changing: What you need to know

    The Dartford Crossing is changing: What you need to know

    11th August 2014

    From October, the way you pay to use the Dartford Crossing is changing. It’s all part of a major road improvement programme to reduce congestion at the Dartford Crossing, which crosses the River Thames and links Essex and Kent. A…

  • Gathering of the Griffin: A must for Scania enthusiasts

    Gathering of the Griffin: A must for Scania enthusiasts

    11th August 2014

    If Scania is your trucking favourite, there’s no better event than the Gathering of the Griffin. Set to take place on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th of September at Orwell Crossing Lorry Park in Ipswich, this is the third year…