Category: East Riding of Yorkshire

Whole life cost convinces K Steels to switch to DAF

Steel stockholder K Steels has taken delivery of five DAF LF 260 FA 18-tonne rigids and a 26-tonne CF 320 FAN rear-steer rigid as part of its fleet replacement programme – a move designed to bring down the whole-life costs of the company’s fleet.
K St…

Burn's Christmas lights switched on by 'local hero' Inspector Martin Wedgwood

A POLICE inspector was the latest ‘local hero’ to switch on the Christmas lights in a village near Selby.Martin Wedgwood, North Yorkshire Police Neighbourhood Policing Inspector for Selby, was guest of honour at the switch-on ceremony in Burn at the we…

Braegate contract is no small potatoes for Hessle Fork Trucks

Braegate Produce, based in Tadcaster in North Yorkshire, is the new incarnation of Ibbotsons Produce, following a management buyout of the company in December 2018. The company is headed up by Tony Edwards, who is now chief executive of Braegate.
Emplo…

Call for Coca-Cola truck to be banned permanently as festive route misses South Yorkshire

Campaigners say the gas-guzzling tour is bad for the environment and that the traditional ‘Holidays are Coming’ tour of Britain should be axed.

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Five miles of traffic on M62 at Wakefield after two lorries collide on carriageway

Published: 09:56Updated: 10:04 Monday 18 November 2019

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A collision between two lorries on the M62 at Normanton has led to miles of delays on the motorway this morning.
Commuters have faced more than five miles of traffic after…

Coca-Cola Christmas truck 2019: full list of dates and locations

The famous lorry will be returning to various locations around the UK in the coming weeks, spreading a little bit of Christmas magic on every stop.

‘Holidays are coming’

Returning for its ninth year, Coca-Cola has announced its festive truck will…

This is why the Coca Cola truck is not coming to Hull for Christmas 2019 tour

For many the sight of the iconic Coca Cola truck signifies the start of the festive period.
The big red truck, famed for the drink company’s much loved Christmas adverts, will once again tour the UK – but Hull is set to miss out for the second year in …

Moment truck on wrong side of road 'nearly wipes out family car' on blind bend

This is the moment a truck “nearly wipes out” a family car by “hitting” a blind corner on the wrong side of the road.
The video, shown above, was posted onto the Hull Road Share: Improving Our Standards Together Facebook page.
Dean, the man behind the …