Category: Lancashire

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…

The ultimate guide to summer 2019 in Liverpool, Wirral and beyond

Summer 2019 is officially upon us and soon enough the activities will begin.
With the little ones slowly but surely beginning to finish school for the summer, parents will have to get thinking on just how to get them out of the house and active.
Many w…

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…