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Some of you may already know this, but the New Year is the busiest time of the year for people changing their career. The Guardian recently posted about careers and changing over the festive period. They posted, ‘January is the busiest time for those who want to kick start not just their careers, but their […]

Christmas Driver Shortage

CHRISTMAS DRIVER SHORTAGE Good Afternoon all drivers, it’s been a while since we have posted but I feel it is now the best time to remind you all of the recruitment drives of the Christmas season. Throughout the year employment within the HGV industry usually, fluctuates between 30,000 & 40,000 approximately. If you didn’t know […]

Young drivers coming into the industry;

A common question asked by many of our younger drivers is, ”am I old enough to work as an HGV driver?” …The simple answer to this is YES. Over the past few years of training we have achieved the goals of under 21 year olds throughout the UK & will continue to support anyone looking […]

Driver Shortage!

Ed’s Blog 16/07/2015   Driver Shortage 2015! The current HGV / LGV jobs available are estimated at over 45,000 across the UK, so a great time to be looking at LGV / HGV as a new career. The Road Haulage Association have also added that over the next 2 years we are due to see […]


Week 14, 2015 of Jamie’s Blog. Thanks for the intro Ed! This week we are looking at the vast amount of work available to the different types of LGV/HGV drivers in this industry. As Ed stated last week we take great care in your recruitment needs after signing up with The LGV Training Company. As […]

Calculate your Skills for Logistics

Launched by Skills for Logistics in March 2013, the Skills Calculator has already received over 5,000 web hits, whilst boasting a social media presence of over 500 LinkedIn group members. This free and easy-to-use web tool provides insights into the financial benefits of investing in workplace skills and career development throughout the UK Logistics Sector. Using this […]


Location: Berkshire Employer:  Simple Recrutment Services   Simple Recruitment Services are currently looking for HGV Class 1 drivers for on-going contracts in Thatcham. The Role:     Good rates Flexible working hours Large & prestigious client Various shifts available A mixture of trunking and stores Excellent xmas bonus – £10ph extra!! The Person:  Well-presented and conscientious HGV Class […]