Leicester Haulage Group Started
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ANOTHER co-operaCve group, primarily for tippers, has _been set up. The latest is Leicestershire Hauliers Ltd., in which 23 Road Haulage Association members are taking part, representing some 500 veh:cles. The objects of the group are to obtain co-operation on tendering for big jobs, to strengthen demands for reasonable rates, and to liaise with other groups in the area.
The traffic manager of Leicestershire Hauliers is Mr. J. R. Cross, formerly of T. S:mpson and Co., of Leicester. The office is at 55 Belgrave Gate, Leicester (tel.: Leicester 58392/3).
Chairman of the group is Mr. J. L. Kirby, Federated Road Transport Set.v'ees Ltd. Other directors are: Mr. W. B. Hurcock (William Hurcock and Son Ltd.), Mr. E. J. Wood (Wood and Co. (Leicester) Ltd.), Mr. H. V. Day (H. V. Day and Sons,. Mr. J. V. Warner (J, V. Waffler Ltd.), Mr. L. G. Court (0810 Bros. (Leicester) Ltd.) and Mr. T. W. Shipman (W. Sm:th Haulage Ltd.).