Hampshire haulier Alton Transport Service has admitted that taking on “loss making” work from Palletline and losing a contract from Tarmac were to blame for its insolvency. The directors explained to administrators why the firm was struggling to continue trading shortly before the business and assets were sold in a pre-pack deal to Alton Transport Storage at the end of August. In a report to creditors, Quantuma LLP said the company directors had advised them that it had become insolvent […]
Cartwright Group has gone into administration today resulting in 490 redundancies at S Cartwright & Sons (Coachbuilders) and Cartwright Fabrications and the sale of subsidiaries Cartwright Finance, Cartwright Fleet Service and Cartwright Rentals to Contract Vehicles, the commercial vehicles division of leasing and fleet management firm Zenith.
The legacy of last year’s successful Olympic and Paralympic Games will be collaboration, according to the head of the FTA.
Tructyre ATS is creating 80 new jobs at its customer experience centre in Gateshead.