Category: Blackpool

Preston paedophile's stash of 13000 images exposed after he leaves phone on the bus

A man who lost his mobile phone ended up being arrested by child protection police.
Forklift truck driver Mathew Ian Race, 40, of Station Road, Bamber Bridge, was traced by officers after the offending HTC was discovered by a group of horrified teenag…

Fairport goes against convention and buys DAF for the first time

Fairport Containers, part of the Fairport Engineering Group, has bought its first ever DAF. The XF 450 FAR – a 26-tonne GVW, tag-axle, 6×2 rigid – is plated for 44-tonne GCW and bodied for hook-loader operations.
The truck is being operated out of Fair…

Vacancy: Fleet Transport Manager, Longcliffe Quarries

Fairport Containers has added a 26-tonne DAF XF450 FAR 6×2 rigid hook-loader to its 45-strong predominantly Mercedes-Benz fleet.
Lee Cunliffe, Fairport Containers’ fleet Engineer, said: “When this requirement came up we decided to at least let our loca…

Fairport Containers receives its first ever DAF

Fairport Containers has added a 26-tonne DAF XF450 FAR 6×2 rigid hook-loader to its 45-strong predominantly Mercedes-Benz fleet.
Lee Cunliffe, Fairport Containers’ fleet Engineer, said: “When this requirement came up we decided to at least let our loca…

Motorists forced to swerve on M6 to avoid set of ladders straddling all 3 lanes near Leyland

Motorists are reportedly swerving to avoid a set of ladders which have fallen from the back of a truck on the M6 in Lancashire.
The large set of ladders has reportedly fallen onto the M6 northbound, between junctions 27 (Charnock Richard Services) and …