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#1 Bearman

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 01:05 PM

Now that the Stobart sponsorship is over I wonder how long the trailers will carry the Superleague logo.
I saw one last week but it seems to me that I haven't seen as many as I used to see.
I wonder who will be the last to spot one?
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Posted 01 November 2012 - 01:24 PM

I saw the Wigan one on the way to Worksop on Sunday, parked in a lay by.
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#3 Futtocks

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 01:29 PM

Saw the Huddersfield one yesterday.

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 01:40 PM

I'd expect them to be about until the trailers are either sold on our need refurbishment.
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#5 brooza

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 01:45 PM

I'd expect them to be about until the trailers are either sold on our need refurbishment.

Aye, it'll be a while I'd have thought.

The Stobart programme on Channel 5 said they cost about £4k each to do!
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#6 Dave T

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 02:03 PM

I've made a couple of trips up and down the M6 in the last month or two and seen loads of these. Hardly saw any when the deal was actually live!

#7 John Rhino

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 05:38 PM

Didn't see a single one on the road when the deal was live but at least I saw the Huddersfield one on the way back from East Midlands Airport recently.

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 11:24 PM

Seen more on the M74 travelling to Glasgow in the last couple of months than I did on the M6/M56 earlier in the season when going to South Warrington
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Posted 01 November 2012 - 11:38 PM

Most of the Stobart trucks I've seen have been hauling Tesco trailers.

Was always nice to see one pop up in places when you're away from home. Saw one in the south-west earlier this year, which made me feel closer to home.

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 10:10 AM

I saw loads of them when the deal was active, mostly up and down the A1
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#11 Bearman

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 05:58 PM

Saw Kevin Sinfield's trailer on the M6 near J3 this morning.
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Posted 02 November 2012 - 06:29 PM

Saw Kevin Sinfield's trailer on the M6 near J3 this morning.


Has he got a winter job?

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 06:43 PM

Travel to Southampton and back on a weekly basis from Hull and always see 3 or 4 on each trip (normally on the A34 for some reason).

Saw the Hull FC one last night which was nice :-)

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 07:37 AM

I saw the Wigan one on the way to Worksop on Sunday, parked in a lay by.

I saw the Wigan one on Sunday as well, probably a bit earlier on the same journey, on the M1 northbound near Milton Keynes.

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 10:28 AM

Travel to Southampton and back on a weekly basis from Hull and always see 3 or 4 on each trip (normally on the A34 for some reason).

Saw the Hull FC one last night which was nice :-)


Every one I've ever seen has been on the A34 - my record being 3 between Chieveley and the M40

Saw the Hull and Widnes ones on there just yesterday
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#16 giwildgo

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 02:14 PM

Every one I've ever seen has been on the A34 - my record being 3 between Chieveley and the M40

Saw the Hull and Widnes ones on there just yesterday

The amount of sightings in that area is probably due to the proximity to the Stobart depot at Crick.

Edited by giwildgo, 03 November 2012 - 02:14 PM.


#17 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 05:10 PM

The amount of sightings in that area is probably due to the proximity to the Stobart depot at Crick.


Crick Northants???

I don;t understand
Now then, it's a race between Sandie....and Fairburn....and the little man is in........yeees he's in.

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#18 Jimmy B

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 05:29 PM

Saw the St Helens one on the A1 this morning.
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#19 giwildgo

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 05:45 PM

Crick Northants???

I don;t understand

Ignore me, getting my highways and geography mixed up.

#20 Trinity

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 04:28 PM

Saw hull Kr on A1 southbound last night and the leeds on the A1 north in the early hrs.




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