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Leeds and Yorkshire construction news roundup

Published October 3, 2018

To mark the UK Construction Week Exhibition in Birmingham  (9th-11th October), we’ve rounded up construction redevelopments in Leeds and Yorkshire. Leeds   South Bank Leeds   The South Bank redevelopment will bring economic growth to the city of Leeds. The plans will double the size of the city centre and remodel the railway station. This remodel […]

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The IAA Commercial Vehicle Messe in Hanover

Published September 18, 2018

The IAA Commercial Vehicle Messe in Hanover, Germany, runs from the 20th-27th September. The conference takes place every two years. This year’s 67th conference is about “Driving tomorrow”. Transport Topics   The exhibitors will address the latest innovations of commercial vehicles. Freight transport and logistics are at the core of the conference with key topics […]

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Beverages and Food Logistics News Roundup

Published August 16, 2018

To keep you in the know with what’s been happening in beverages and food logistics, here’s our roundup of the latest stories. UK concerns over the local pub decline   British pubs continue to close across the UK; although the rate has slowed, the Yorkshire Evening Post reports that 18 are still closing each week. […]

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Brexit update for HGVs July 2018

Published August 1, 2018

It’s been a hectic few days and weeks regarding Brexit. Like most transport and haulage professionals we’ve been keeping a close eye on the latest Brexit updates for the haulage, HGV, logistics and supply chain industries. You can read our first Brexit update here and our November update here. Here are the latest questions and […]

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Congestion charges for HGVs in Leeds and across the UK

Published June 29, 2018

With Clean Air Day (21st June) having been and gone in Leeds the debate around the upcoming congestion charges for HGVs is once again in the spotlight. London is famously the city where congestion charges are required, but several major UK cities are required to implement clean air zones with congestion charges. To keep haulier […]

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Heavy haulage trailers news roundup June

Published June 21, 2018

It’s been a busy few weeks in the world of heavy haulage trailer hire and to keep you in the loop with what’s going on, here’s our latest news roundup. Fuel Rise   The rise in diesel costs has hit hauliers the most; and there’s a cry within the haulier industry to ensure that costs […]

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DOLL Stocklist June 2018

Published June 5, 2018

Leeds Trailers is growing! We’ve got more specialist DOLL heavy haulage trailers available for immediate hire. All the trailers below can be hired from our Tuxford depot. Call Neil on 01924 420 646 to hire the right trailer for your next haulage job. Semi-Trailer S4L: 4-axle semi-trailer with friction steering Features include: · Payload: 45,100kg · Axle […]

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Import trailers into the UK with a IVA

Published May 31, 2018

An individual vehicle approval certificate is essential for trailers without EU type approval to enter the UK and Ireland.   The certificate shows that the trailer is suitable for transport across the UK and Ireland. Trailers from the EU without EU type approval and trailers from non-EU countries need an IVA.   At Leeds Trailers we can […]

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Office support for transport & more

Published May 29, 2018

At Leeds Trailers, we’re experts in all things related to transport and trailers. This includes all the admin and paperwork needs of logistics or maintenance providers. With over 5 years of office support experience for transport and trailers, we can help you sort out:  ·     Accounts  ·     Invoicing  ·     Payroll  ·    […]

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Curtain Trailers At Leeds Trailers

Published May 22, 2018

New in at Leeds Trailers are 3 refurbished curtain trailers. The curtainsider trailer is the UK’s most popular trailer and for good reason, as it’s easy to load and can handle many different load types. Features of these refurbished curtain trailers include:   ·    Year: 2009 (for all) ·    3 metres high ·    Pillarless ·    Drum […]

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