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First Clarkson horsebox enters the competition arena

Great to see the first Clarkson/John Oates horsebox out on location at The Scottish Dressage Championships at Rockfish Equestrian Centre in East Lothian. Shona Leckie won the medium bronze championship class as well as the elementary silver – a great result Shona and well done from all at Clarksons. Thanks for sending us the pictures! […]

Posted on September 5, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


91% of garages report a rise in expired MOTs

A very interesting report that is currently circulating within the trade at present… The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) and Scottish Motor Trade Association (SMTA) report that since the end of the paper tax disc, 91.2% of garages have seen an increase in the number of customers bringing in cars that have expired MOTs. Checking a vehicle’s […]

Posted on August 29, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Clarksons can reduce the chance back pain it’s official!

When you rent a van from Clarksons don’t be daunted by the potential heavy task of lifting goods in and out of our rental van… We offer convenient, easy-to-use sack barrows for hire and our ‘Lo-Loader’ vans can come with optional alloy rear loading ramp (as pictured), both available for a just few pounds extra. Please enquire […]

Posted on August 3, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Another airport another car rental desk queue…

A few months ago I posted an image of an agonisingly long car rental desk queue at Geneva airport, well this time it’s Glasgow airport. This lengthy wait was spotted while we were dropping off a hire car for a customer at 10pm on a Sunday night! Now I imagine this is the last thing that even the most […]

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Barry Clarkson


Video Blog: Long wheelbase vans, beware there is a difference…

Long wheelbase vans, beware there is a difference… A very small but relevant point to make it clear that there is a between long wheelbase vans. All will be revealed in this 2 minute video… Thanks for watching:-) Barry Clarkson

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Barry Clarkson

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