Ex-Widdowson Logistics staff retained at a successor company based on the same site as the collapsed haulier are apparently being paid by Birds Transport Leicester. Leicester-based Widdowson Logistics was placed into administration on 23 January. The process is being handled by Leonard Curtis. There has been no official update from the company’s owner HLD Group or the administrator as to what has happened since. But multiple sources have told Motortransport.co.uk that drivers retained at the currently unnamed business, which is trading […]
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