The administrator for West of Scotland Heavy Haulage has confirmed that the company is currently being investigated by Police Scotland. The Cumbernauld business entered administration in October 2017 after the police withdrew its escort service, preventing the wind turbine transport firm from completing its contracts. It quickly experienced cash flow difficulties and the company was unable to continue trading. The subsequent closure led to 21 staff being made redundant, with two staff retained to assist with the administration process. West […]
Former City Link parent Better Capital has revised up the amount it expects to receive from its investment in the collapsed parcel carrier.
With Widdowson Logistics in administration once more, Motortransport.co.uk revisits the events that lead to the operator’s pre-pack in July 2016. Although incorporated in 1975, business conducted by former coal merchant AM Widdowson & Son can be traced back more than 100 years. Like any haulage firm with a few years on the clock there’s been plenty of ups and downs, but for this Leicestershire outfit it’s been a particularly breathless few years. A stricken AM Widdowson was kept on the […]
TT Express (Oldham) has been sold to John Raymond Transport in a pre-pack deal after it went into administration last week (15 September).