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  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    7th August 2014

    This week’s image is something a little different. It’s our first winner to be a head-on shot and was taken this way due to the complexities of outdoor lighting (i.e. the Sun)! Trucking’s roving snapper took this picture on July…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    4th August 2014

    This week was such a close call that we feel it’s only right to announce our winner and also give an honourable mention to the runner up! Both were posted by Trucking magazine’s roving snapper on July 29th to a…

  • A third of Brits unable to read a map!

    A third of Brits unable to read a map!

    31st July 2014

    If you’ve been driving for a good while, then the chances of you being able to read a map are very high. Using common sense, road signs and A-Z maps was the only way to get from A to B…

  • Safer Lorries Scheme Consultation

    Safer Lorries Scheme Consultation

    30th July 2014

    Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils have begun their consultation on the Safer Lorries Scheme, that will see lorries without sideguards and safety mirrors banned from London’s streets. The proposed ban will require every vehicle in London over 3.5…

  • Roadways launch ‘Rory’ Road Safety Campaign

    Roadways launch ‘Rory’ Road Safety Campaign

    29th July 2014

    Inspired to action by the news that an average of ten children or young people being seriously injured or killed every day in the UK through road accidents, RoadwaysContainer Logistics has launched its pioneering ‘Rory’ Road Safety campaign. The aim…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    25th July 2014

    It’s that time again, when we tot up the likes, shares and comments to find the truck that stole the show this week on Trucking magazine’s Facebook page. Each week we see those following the page creep up and up…

  • Plans to increase speed limits for HGV’s

    Plans to increase speed limits for HGV’s

    24th July 2014

    National speed limits for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) are to be increased from 40 mph to 50 mph. By April 2015, HGVs travelling on single carriageway roads in England and Wales will be able to travel legally at 50 mph.…

  • Ridiculous reasons for stopping on the hard shoulder

    Ridiculous reasons for stopping on the hard shoulder

    22nd July 2014

    A recent report from the Highways Agency has highlighted some truly ridiculous reasons for stopping on the hard shoulder – which is illegal if not for an emergency – including stopping to pick flowers. Agency data shows that between July…

  • Dualla Show 2014

    Dualla Show 2014

    21st July 2014

    A giant hay bale truck has been turning heads just off the M8 in Ireland, advertising the upcoming Dualla Show on Sunday 31st August. This year marks the fourth year of the show, held in Dualla village, centered around a…