Category: Flintshire

Firefighters respond to Wrexham HGV fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called out to a vehicle blaze in Wrexham.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service received a call shortly before 8pm on Friday reporting a blaze involving a heavy goods vehicle in Abenbury Way.
One crew from Wrexham attended the scene but…

Wrexham HGV fire was accidental

A VEHICLE blaze in Wrexham was accidental, fire chiefs have concluded.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service received a call shortly before 8pm on Friday reporting a blaze involving a heavy goods vehicle in Abenbury Way.
One crew from Wrexham attended th…

British family stranded at ski resort by 13ft wall of snow 'freed by lorries'

A British family became stranded on their ski resort by a 13ft high snow drift this week.
Anthony Gibbon, from Carmarthenshire, Wales, was on a family holiday in Ischgl, western Austria, when things took a turn for the worst.
Conditions in the area gre…

Truck drivers express worries over no-deal Brexit

Irish hauliers are deeply concerned that a no-deal or hard Brexit will lead to unworkable delays at UK ports.They are already delivering huge quantities of non-perishable goods which are being stockpiled in both Ireland the UK amidst fears of Britain c…

Lorry driver caught with cocaine haul jailed alongside fellow £3m drugs gang members

Three members of a drugs gang who attempted to smuggle £3m of drugs through North Wales to Ireland have been jailed.
The gang were snared after they packed a lorry with drugs at an industrial estate in Queensferry in Flintshire before attempting to smu…

Investigation launched after three HGV's destroyed by fire in Sandycroft on Wednesday night

Published: Thursday, Jan 10th, 2019
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An investigation has been launched after three lorry cabs were destroyed by fire on Wednesday night.
The fire broke out at a yard on Factory Road in Sandycroft just before 10pm on Wednesday evening.

Three …

Dog stolen from Nantwich car park to be reunited with owners after being found in North Wales

The desperate search for a dog which was stolen from a car in Nantwich days before Christmas has finally come to happy end after she was found in North Wales.
Mouse the Jack Russell was reported missing after she was stolen from the back of a pickup tr…

200 litres of diesel syphoned from HGV in Telford

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