Monthly Archives: November 2013

When driving, stay focused.

As 2013 Road Safety Week was launched today (18 November) – the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has supported the national campaign by voicing the importance to drivers to stay focused and not be distracted by the phone when behind the … Continue reading

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Nikki King on Question Time tonight.

Industry legend Nikki King, the award winning former MD of Isuzu Truck (UK) Ltd and now its Honorary Chairman, has been invited to join the panel of this week’s BBC 1 Question Time as a prominent business leader and industry … Continue reading

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SWP RAISING MONEY FOR BEN.

Competing in the Wales Rally GB may not seem like the usual way to support BEN, the automotive industry charity. However after SWP Training Ltd had entered the event, they saw an opportunity to use it to drum up support … Continue reading

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£75m for the automotive industry.

Automotive companies are being challenged to come up with engine technologies that will make our cars more energy efficient and ultimately change the way we drive, Business Secretary Vince Cable announced today. The £75 million fund will enable businesses to … Continue reading

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FELSTED REMEMBERS.

As ever, Felsted remembers all those men and women who were killed during the two World Wars and other conflicts. Christopher Macgowan @chrismacgowan

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Richard “Jaws” Kiel and Honor Blackman to visit BOND IN MOTION.

Richard played the formidable steel mouthed Bond villain Jaws, and starred in the 1977 The Spy Who Loved Me and 1979 Moonraker James Bond films. He will be joined by British actress Honor Blackman, who played Pussy Galore in the … Continue reading

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David Prescott MBE

BEN, the automotive industry charity, has announced that David Prescott, MBE, FCIS, former deputy chief executive, has died following a short battle with cancer. Prescott’s career spanned more than 50 years (36 of which were served with BEN) and he … Continue reading

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