PRESTONS OF POTTO GAIN FORS SILVER ACCREDITATION
September 2018

WE ARE THRILLED to announce that we are certified as meeting the comprehensive Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) Silver Standard requirements. We hope that our accreditation will benefit a wide range of parties, including customers, drivers and other road users. We are incredibly proud of this achievement and thank all our drivers for their participation in routine professional training. more >
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Thursday, 11 October 2018 10:10

Prestons Heavy Haulage features on BBC 1 program “A1: Britain’s Longest Road”

The national TV show follows an abnormal load of bridge sections from Darlington to Huntingdon, featuring our drivers Stuart and Jamie.

Friday, 07 September 2018 13:58

Prestons of Potto gain FORS Silver Accreditation

PRESTONS OF POTTO are thrilled to announce that we are certified as meeting the comprehensive Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) Silver Standard requirements.

Thursday, 05 July 2018 09:45

Prestons of Potto Chairman, Anne Preston, inducted in to the Motor Transport Hall of Fame

Our long-serving chairman receives prestigious accolade for her contributions to the Road Haulage industry at the Motor Transport Awards.

 

Tuesday, 06 March 2018 10:03

Drivers Complete Safe Urban Driving Course

Prestons of Potto drivers attend professional driver training, including a practical course on cycle safety and efficient driving techniques.

 

Friday, 12 May 2017 10:25

Potto Warehouses Undergo Refurbishment Scheme

Prestons of Potto are thrilled to announce that a refurbishment program has been completed at their Potto warehousing facilities in Yorkshire

Monday, 11 May 2015 10:16

Prestons of Potto receive Livery of the Year award from Commercial Motor Readers

We are delighted to announce that Prestons of Potto have received the Livery of the Year award from the publishers of Commerical Motor magazine.

New Opportunities
Thursday, 30 April 2015 16:49

New Opportunities

We currently have Full-Time Vacancies for:

HGV Drivers
Trampers, Nights,
(also Part-Time / Casual)
All Depots

Richard Preston
Tuesday, 06 January 2015 16:49

Sad announcement

We are sad to announce the death on the 30th December 2014 of our Company Founder and Chairman Richard Preston.

Friday, 31 January 2014 14:01

HGV licence for 4th-generation Preston

19 year-old Jake Preston passed his Category C licence in January 2014, making him the fourth generation of the Preston family to join the family business.

Monday, 11 November 2013 13:52

Prestons first vehicle reaches 100

Lightning II, a Burrell traction engine, reached 100 years of age on 11 November 2013. 

Monday, 24 September 2012 13:28

Corgi launch new die-cast model

Corgi have released a new Prestons of Potto model, this time a vintage Volvo F10 Curtainside vehicle as part of their “Hauliers of Renown” series.

Thursday, 31 May 2012 13:58

Archbishop Sentamu visits Cleveland

The Archbishop of York, the Most Revd and Rt Hon Dr John Sentamu, visited schools and charities on a visit to Cleveland on Friday 4th May.

Monday, 11 July 2011 10:10

Hauliers Prestons of Potto shift into top gear

Haulage firm Prestons of Potto has helped launch a new venture which it says could revolutionise the haulage industry.

Wednesday, 11 May 2011 09:59

Director of the Year

Anne is named Director of the Year in the MAN everywomen in Transport & Logistics Awards - a day before celebrating her golden wedding anniversary.

Monday, 02 May 2011 10:16

The Dales

In the eighth episode we’re in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, in Masham, Lower Wensleydale, where it’s the weekend of the annual steam engine rally.

Tuesday, 11 January 2011 10:03

PoP voted in trucking top five

Voted one of the five all-time greats of the UK trucking industry.

Wednesday, 18 August 2010 14:42

Prestons of Potto wins Yorkshire in Bloom

Prestons of Potto wins Yorkshire in Bloom. It won the accolade of best business at the Yorkshire in Bloom awards, for its horticultural achievements.

Tuesday, 18 May 2010 14:42

Wedding Anniversary

Anne and Richard celebrate their Golden Wedding Anniversary.

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