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Stobart sponsorship deal & truck spotting


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#281 burnleywelsh

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Posted 20 March 2012 - 07:04 PM

Seen three today on M60 around Prestwich. Leeds, London and HKR. Only trucks I haven't seen are Wakefield and Saints.

#282 Futtocks

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 03:42 PM

Talking about advertising on the side of vehicles, check where they put this woman's image in relation to the two rear wheels. :D

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#283 shaun mc

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 11:06 PM

Spent 4.5 hours on the M6 today and 20 mins on the M5
Total E Stobart vehicles spotted on the whole journey - more than 100
Number of Super League branded vehicles - 1
I also saw 1 advertising findmadeilenemccann.com (or similar)
Not a good return I thought

#284 mmp

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Posted 22 March 2012 - 07:16 AM

3 in the last 24 hours. all Wigan. start of a whole new conspiracy theory.
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#285 RichardJ

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Posted 22 March 2012 - 08:28 AM

Might have missed this in the earlier stages of the thread, but how many Lorries carry the SL brand and how many Stobart Lorries are there in the total fleet?

#286 The Chief

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Posted 23 March 2012 - 07:49 AM

I've waited to see one ever since the announcement and haven't.....until late Monday night. We were traveling south, just outside Glasgow, I saw 2 Stobart SL lorries within the space of 2 miles, both south bound. It was dark but I think one was Hull and the other was Leeds.
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#287 hindle xiii

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Posted 23 March 2012 - 07:53 AM

Leeds, 6.37am, M62 slip-road j18 (Middleton), heading east.

1 more and then I'll call it a day for reporting.

As a side note, I wouldn't be surprised if Stobart did something similar with Olympic athletes.

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#288 Trojan

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Posted 24 March 2012 - 10:18 AM

Finally seen one. Jct 13 M60 about 11-15 am yesterday. Catalans Dragons.
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#289 TWD

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 09:52 AM

Saw two yesterday: Widnes one parked-up at Ferrybridge services and London one southbound on the A1.

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 09:34 PM

Saw 3 on the A1 on Friday - Hudds,Widnes? and Catalans. Saw Wigan on the A1 today

It's weird, the last 2 times I've driven up to Leeds, I've seen 3. The furthest South I've seen one is Hudds on Friday outside Biggleswade (South Bedfordshire)

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#291 hindle xiii

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Posted 26 March 2012 - 06:39 AM

Huddersfield again this morning. Going round the M62 J18 roundabout. 25 seen.

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#292 Fax1978

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Posted 26 March 2012 - 08:14 AM

Drove from Halifax to Fleetwood on Friday M62, M61, M6 and M55. Spotted 14 only 2 of which were decked out.

#293 Bedford Roughyed

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Posted 27 March 2012 - 02:06 PM

Leeds - A14 Market harborough
With the best, thats a good bit of PR, though I would say the Bedford team, theres, like, you know, 13 blokes who can get together at the weekend to have a game together, which doesnt point to expansion of the game. Point, yeah go on!

#294 westhuller

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Posted 27 March 2012 - 02:41 PM

Bradford in Hull today my first :biggrin:

#295 Steve May

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 01:53 PM

Eorl Crabtree on the M62 this morning.

First time I've seen the Crabtree one.

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#296 hindle xiii

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 01:57 PM

Wakefield then Wigan this morning.

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#297 Amber Avenger

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 02:08 PM

Bradford in Hull today my first :biggrin:


Had it broken down and the driver was in the middle of the road asking everyone else to donate 10ml of petrol?



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#298 Phil

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 02:36 PM

Eorl Crabtree on the M62 this morning.

First time I've seen the Crabtree one.



Must have been on its way to our place (Elland) saw itin the goods yard this morning
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#299 shrek

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 02:41 PM

Out of interest had a quick look at there website, no mention of us, wonder if it'll stay that way or if they'll incorporate a logo or two boasting about the fact they are the headline sponsor of Super League.

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#300 hindle xiii

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 05:57 AM

As of this morning I've now seen all the team trailers.

If this elusive "captains" wagon does exist then that is my holy grail.

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