Bowker Transport has put two specially liveried Volvo FH trucks on the road to mark its centennial year. The new livery replicates the vintage blue, red and gold colour scheme used historically by the company. The launch heralds a year of activities for the Preston-based haulage firm involving staff, customers and suppliers. Bill Bowker, director, said: “We are extremely proud of our history. We are pleased to introduce our new livery to celebrate the centenary which is a significant milestone […]
The Labour Party has told Motortransport.co.uk it cannot comment on how its plans to change the rail franchising system might affect rail freight services, if it were to come to power after the general election in May.
WH Bowker has bought the warehousing and transport operations at five sites belonging to Potter Logistics for an undisclosed sum.
Potter Logistics will be championing its plans for improved rail gauges and longer head shunts at its rail freight terminals in Ely, Knowsley and Selby, and showing off its new livery at the Multimodal exhibition running from 23 to 25 April at the Birmingham NEC.