Speed Welshpool invests £10,000 in new driver training scheme


Palletways member Speed Welshpool has launched an academy to help address the continued lack of professional HGV drivers. The transport company, based at Buttington Quarry, has invested more than £10,000 into the launch of a training programme it claimed was the only one of its kind in mid-Wales. It said trainees have typically spent a year in a warehousing or van driving role before undergoing training to become fully-fledged Class 1 or 2 drivers. Speed Welshpool added that there was […]