BLOOMFIELDS FELIXSTOWE BEDFORD PANTECHNICON



New tooling introduces the Bedford Pantechnicon to the N scale Oxford range and it is a marvel that so much authentic artwork has been fitted on to such a small area! The cream body has a black chassis with lettering in bright red with yellow dropped shadow work. Advertising the removals and storage business of J Bloomfield & Sons of Felixstowe, the Pantechnicon is registered ADX 486. Even the tiny detail showing the BAR status of the removal company is tampo printed on the left hand rear door and above the driver's cab. Shop here

SCANIA R SERIES TOPLINE FRIDGE SCOTT TRAWLERS LTD



A superb new modern truck model in 1/76 scale. This Scania R truck and fridge trailer are painted in the highly decorative Scott Trawlers livery.

Dumfries based Scott Trawlers is a family business, opertaing trawlers specialising in scallops, although dover sole and monkfish also also caught. Freezing the fish at sea and using its dedicated fleet of Scania trucks the company ensures the rapid delivery of fresh scallops.


Certified limited edition of 3710.with certificate. Shop here

CADBURY'S VOLVO TANKER

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Cadbury's is a sweet tie-up for Corgi, which has various models and ranges it can use to model the various logos of the desirable brand.

The Volvo tanker looks neat enough in the livery, and comes with special Cadbury's packaging. Shop here

ERF & VOLVO CURTAINSIDE, VOLVO SWB & TRAILER



Eddie Stobert fans will be pleased with this new releases to adorn their shelves this time. This is an ERF curtainside trailer, Corgi's familiar moulding with neatly applied printing. Shop here

VOLVO FH OPEN CURTAINSIDE WITH BOX LOAD - G.A. NEWSOME (HAULAGE) LTD.






G. A. Newsome was established in 1984 by Geoff Newsome to provide a road transport service for a variety of clients on a non-contractual basis. Strong growth followed throughout the late eighties resulting in the comprehensive vehicle fleet that the company can boast today. 

Newsome’s joined the RHA in 1993 and established G. A. Newsome (Haulage) Ltd in order to concentrate on the contractual haulage business two years later. Like a number of haulage companies in the new century, Newsome’s expanded their operations to include warehousing services in 2002. This change in direction led them to move to a purpose built 4-acre site in Wardle near Nantwich. 

This Volvo FH is superbly decorated in the well-known Newsome livery. The model features an open curtainside depicting an authentic load. 

Hauliers of Renown is the flagship of Corgi’s road transport range of die-cast models - amazingly detailed, each model is a tabletop replica of a truck from the UK's most famous haulage fleets. Every model, is recreated in superb 1:50 scale and includes a numbered, Limited Edition 'Tachograph' Certificate and customised presentation packaging. The range includes both modern and classic cabs and trailers from some of the best known British hauliers.Shop here

CORGI 1/50 SCANIA 141 CANVAS LOAD - R.T. KEEDWELL LTD-HIGHBRIDGE, SOMERSET



R.T. Keedwell Ltd was founded in 1969 by Ray Keedwell with one truck hauling peat from the Somerset Levels.  The fleet has steadily grown since that time to its present size of around 400 trucks, and 1000 trailers with Depots all over the country.

This particular Scania 141 was Keedwell’s flagship in the seventies, the sleeper cab no doubt came in handy for the long trips up and down the UK.  The firm from Highbridge have always run at least one Scania tractor unit and the famous manufacturer’s name still feature in their attractive looking fleet today.

Hauliers of Renown is the flagship of Corgi’s road transport range of die-cast models - amazingly detailed, each model is a tabletop replica of a truck from the UK's most famous haulage fleets.

Every model, is recreated in superb 1:50 scale and includes a numbered, Limited Edition 'Tachograph' Certificate and customised presentation packaging.  The range includes both modern and classic cabs and trailers from some of the best known British hauliers. Shop here

CORGI 1/50 SCANIA 111 TAUTLINER CURTAINSIDE TRAILER - J & M MURDOCH & SON LTD - NEILSTON, GLASGOW

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J & M Murdoch & Son was established in 1965 with a Ford Thames Trader flat bed lorry costing only 100 pound. In 1977 YGA IIIS was bought new from the Kelvin Hall Motor Show, Glasgow. This truck spent most of its life hauling whisky for Wm Grants Paisley all over the UK for over ten years, with another five years on local low loader work before being retired to the role of yard shunter in 1992.

She was fully refurbished back to new condition and unveiled at Truckfest Scotland in 1998. Since then it has won various prizes throughout the UK and Europe as well as completing several thousand miles on 'European road runs' for Charity. Shop here