Author: John Toft

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After some 15 years of loyal service Class 1 driver Melvin Martindale is retiring to Portugal for a well-earned rest. But the name Martindale will still be on our books, as his son Jordan is taking on the keys for his truck. Jordan came through our apprentice program, and is already showing the same excellent work ethic that Melvin has demonstrated throughout his career. General manager at FFG Eric Scott commented ‘Whilst we are all sad to see Melvin leaving having...

Mark Allison AKA Run Geordie Run has just completed his latest challenge, running up and down the mighty Stelvio pass. At 24 miles and with nearly 6000ft of climbing this is iconic pass is a challenge on four wheels never mind two feet! Mark completed the challenge as a ‘warm up’ for next years road to Astanta and in the process raised in excess of £3k for useful vision!  Well done Mark! You can follow Mark's journey on Twitter @RunGeordieRun....