Category: Brentwood

Ethiopia famine inspired Fergus as well as Band Aid

Fergus Drake can pinpoint the exact moment when, as a 10-year-old, he decided he wanted to do something to help the poor and underprivileged around the world.
He was watching a news report on the television.
“I remember a guy in a truck looking down an…

Waste-A-Way wastes no time with big new Arocs order

Basildon operator Waste-A-Way has taken delivery of 14 new Mercedes-Benz Arocs, adding to its fleet of 38 tractor units. The flat-floor BigSpace 2648s were supplied by Sparshatts Truck & Van and will be used to collect commercial and domestic waste…

2 cops arrested for allegedly soliciting a bribe from truck driver

Two Durban police officers who ignored their duties, and the law, by allegedly attempting to solicit a bribe from a truck driver have been arrested, officials said on Thursday.The two officers, aged 31 and 42, are scheduled to appear in the Pinetown Ma…