FORS GOLD ACCREDITATION FOR HELSBY & LONGDEN

Helsby and Longden are delighted to announce that we have now received the FORS GOLD accreditation. In just over three months we have achieved this amazing standard, hitting bronze on April the 5th, Silver on May the 4th and now GOLD on June the 19th.

By | June 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

HELSBY & LONGDEN HAS NOW ATTAINED THE FORS SILVER ACCREDITATION

After reaching our initial goal of achieving the FORS bronze accreditation on the 5th April 2017. It is with great pride and pleasure to announce that Helsby and Longden has now attained the FORS silver accreditation. Taking into account it has been only 4 weeks since our last achievement involving the FORS standard, everyone at [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

HELSBY & LONGDEN RECEIVE FORS BRONZE ACCREDITATION

This week Helsby & Longden has been assessed and met the Bronze Level requirements for the Fleet Operation Recognition Scheme. The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme that promotes best practice for commercial vehicle operators. With over 4,480 members, FORS is gaining recognition as the transport industry’s go-to accreditation scheme. FORS encompasses all [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

ADVANCED SAFETY SYSTEMS NOW FITTED TO HELSBY & LONGDEN VEHICLES

Helsby & Longden recently upgraded company vehicles to the latest fleet management protection system from Smart Witness.  SmartView from Smart Witness helps deliver driver safety and protection information within seconds of an incident taking place. That may be a road collision, an unsafe speeding event or when someone wants to know you're looking out for [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

HELSBY & LONGDEN COMPLETE SAFE URBAN DRIVING COURSE

Last week 24 Helsby & Longden drivers took part in a Safe Urban Driving Course. The Safe Urban Driving Course provided by Fleet Source focuses on the safety of vulnerable road users. The day included practical ‘on-road’ cycle training to give drivers a real life experience from the perspective of a cyclist riding on busy roads. Helsby & [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

2 NEW PALLETFORCE TRAILERS LAND AT HELSBY & LONGDEN

Helsby & Longden have today taken delivery of two brand new Lawrence David trailers, complete with the Palletforce livery. Palletforce are an award-winning pallet network, which are changing the way businesses transport goods – whether in large or small consignments. It’s all thanks to a smart new way of working that brings you cost-effective, reliable pallet [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM HELSBY & LONGDEN

Merry Christmas and a Happy Prosperous New Year to all of our customers, partners and employees of Helsby & Longden.  This week, the office team from our main warehouse in Runcorn took part in a charity Christmas Jumper day, raising money for Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool. Alder Hey care for over 270,000 children, [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

HELSBY & LONGDEN OPEN NEW STORAGE WAREHOUSE

This week Helsby & Longden acquired a new state of the art storage facility adjacent to the existing site in Runcorn, Cheshire.  With the consistent growth in contracts and the need to keep up with demand, the new 20,000 sq ft unit will allow Helsby & Longden to continue offering customers a total logistics service. The additional space now [...]

By | November 29th, 2016|News|0 Comments

THE HELSBY & LONGDEN FLEET EXPANDS

Last month saw the arrival of four new 66 registration Volvo trucks to the Helsby & Longden Fleet. Helsby and Longden Managing Director, Jamie Jardine said, "With the new additions we can continue to provide the high level of service our customers expect and remain one of the transport industry leaders". The vehicles will be essential [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|News|0 Comments

DOUBLE TRANSPORT MANAGER CERTIFICATION

Congratulations to Alex Fleming and Lucas Glubisz who have recently obtained their CPC Transport Manager Certification. The Transport Manager CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) is a legal requirement of the operator licensing system for both Standard National and International licences. The Certificate is held as proof of the holder’s ability to manage a fleet of vehicles. Well done [...]

By | August 30th, 2016|News|0 Comments