Olympic gold medallist Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE grabbed a lift in one of our lorries as she paid a visit to Burcombe sponsored Caradon Hockey Club.
The former TeamGB and England hockey captain was driven to Caradon’s match by Burcombe Director Carina Hodge, who is also Chair of the hockey club. Transporting the precious load of a Rio Gold and London Bronze Olympic medals, Kate said it was a dream realised and an experience she’d never forget!
With RCS less than a month away the final preparations are underway to ensure the new vehicles are gleaming and ready for show day – 7th, 8th and 9th June. Further details to follow.
Burcombe Haulage were proud to welcome Launceston Young Farmers club last month, discussing the history of Burcombe over a coffee and pasty! Other farm tours included Liskeard and Callington YFC.
Latest truck to arrive in the yard – Scania 410 eight wheel tipper ready for the challenges of winter site work. With under floor tipping gear, cameras on each corner, nearside cyclist warning siren and a hydraulic gearbox intarder – All additional safety features.
The Burcombe team were proud to be a part of the recent rebuild at Yealmbridge Forge House. After only nine days various local trades have transformed the property for a truly deserving family. It has been a pleasure to work alongside the DIY SOS team. Continue reading
Members from the office team kindly helped with the village litter picking campaign on Saturday. The cold conditions did not dampen the spirits and with a combined effort over 15 full bags of rubbish were collected – Don’t Litter it makes the world bitter!
The John Deere gator proves to be the perfect tool for gritting the roads throughout the parish of St.Dominick. Thanks to Richard and Beano for your late night and early morning shift patterns helping not only Burcombe lorries but village commuters too.
Despite sub zero conditions at Temple today the work continues with twelve lorries on site.
Along with the Lawrence David double deck trailer on the road early 2018, February month has seen the arrival of a 4.2m tri axle and 4.4m aero tri axle trailers both with EXNL curtains. Leading into March we are also pleased to welcome a matching 26 tonne Volvo FM370 to the fleet. Further Spring updates to follow.
The recent drop in temperature certainly proves a challenge for both operators and the logistics team, but the wheels keep turning – Great effort everyone.