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Lorry fire sparks M6 disruption

A lorry fire which keeps reigniting due to its highly combustible load is causing 90-minute delays on the M6.The blaze took hold on the northbound route within Junction 2, Coventry, on Monday afternoon and caused the road to close.National Highways sai…

Fuel station on A4 in Reading turned into Asda Express

Asda Express took over the Esso Spar petrol station in Berkeley Avenue, Southcote as part of a nationwide expansion earlier this year.
The fuel station sits at a prominent location on the A4, a major east-west route, and part of the ‘strategic M4 diver…

Coventry lorry fire leaves M6 closed near J2

A lorry fire on the M6 left the motorway closed for hours and tailbacks of about two hours in the area.A hay lorry caught light on Monday afternoon near junction two for Coventry.National Highways said the highly combustible hay kept reigniting and urg…

Sunderland crash left motorbike stuck under a bus

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A motorcyclist came off his bike which then became stuck under a bus after an accident which partly closed a busy Sunderland Street.

The damaged motorbike was ta…

Lorry & Car Involved In Crash On A14

A crash involving a lorry and a car caused long tailbacks on the A14 this afternoon.
It happened at around 2.30pm on the eastbound carriageway, at junction three near Rothwell.

The lorry involved in the collisionPic: National Highways
Police and highw…

Grant Willman appointed truck tyre sales director

  |   Road Transport   |   Grant Willman appointed truck tyre sales director

17:00 Mon 24th Jun 2024 | Posted By UKHAULIER

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Continental Tyres has promoted its former regional truck tyre gen…

Road Test: Scania 460R Super

We go to work in a Scania 460R Super and find the Swedish marque’s new 13-litre engine pushes the boundaries for both performance and economy.
There’s been such a shift in recent years toward bigger cabs and higher outputs that a truck with a mid-sized…

Tebay-style motorway services plan for Cheshire is delayed

A new service station from the company behind Tebay Services has been delayed after the government called in the decision.
Tatton Estates and the Westmorland Group[1], which runs the famous Tebay site and two sister service station and farm shop comple…