Two directors and two members of the management team at Ilkeston-based Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) have denied conspiring to defraud the Traffic Commissioners of Great Britain at the start of a trial at Leeds Crown Court that is scheduled to last until March 2015. MD Martin Collins, sales director Richard Gosling and managers Bruce Lawrie and Tim Edwards, together with Richard Lawson, MD of Spirit Auto Logistics, also pleaded not guilty to conspiring to defraud HGV operators. Prosecuting, Tim Wigglesworth […]
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