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The Diamond T went to Brighton

The Diamond T went to Brighton today on the Historic commercial vehicles run. It’s the first time we’ve entered and Matt drove it from London to Brighton. (It only goes about 40 mph and is very noisy in the cab!). People loved it, waving at it as it drove by.

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Redbourn Classics Motor Show – Saturday 15th September

Statham’s are proud to be a key sponsor and part of the organising committee of this fantastic Classics Motor Show, which is happening on Saturday 15th September from noon – 5pm on Redbourn Common. You can find out more about the event here: Flyer 1 Flyer 2 There are still spaces for classic trucks, tractors, cars […]

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There’s no fuss in moving a bus…

Buses are an iconic site on the streets of London at the best of times, but how much more exciting when Statham’s were asked to transport this vintage bus from one depot to another in Central London on behalf of the London Transport Museum?

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Kelly’s got decades of excellence to shout about!

Statham’s are celebrating “70 years of Excellence” – and we’re proud enough of our achievements to have that anniversary sign-written on our DAF CF 530 4X2 Recovery truck, supplied by Dave Bland Engineering. Statham’s have been in the Recovery business since 1948 and this recovery truck is named after John’s late mother Margaret Statham (nee […]

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New Specialist Trailer for 2018

Statham’s are proud to announce the acquisition of a brand new trailer. It extends to just over 12m and can drop as low as 30cm, enabling us to transport or recover tall and long vehicles or loads with ease. It also features rear-steering which gives increased manoeuvrability, especially useful in urban areas.

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Statham's attend the Dunstable Truck Convoy.

Dunstable Truck Convoy great success!

Saturday 10th June saw Dunstable high street being used as the backdrop to a procession of highly polished trucks. This annual event has become a social highlight of the year and enjoyed by families from far and wide. The event-goers were fortunate to benefit from glorious sunshine all day and the Statham’s team treated them […]

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Driver Technicians wanted

We have recently gained several new contracts and are looking for Heavy/Light Recovery Technicians. We offer a generous remuneration package as well as ongoing training and development. We are ideally looking for individuals with previous experience. However, training can be provided for the right candidates who are self-motivated and looking for a career in the […]

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Time Traveller Tim!

Statham’s drivers can TIME TRAVEL……….

Our driver Tim goes back to the 1940’s in his time travelling Diamond T tow truck! During a warm and dry July weekend, Tim travelled to 1940’s Woodhall Spa with his trusty companion Henry. They enjoyed bands, singers, re-enactments, period costume and fly pasts by a hurricane and spitfire. The 1940s Festival welcomed a record […]

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