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Van Maintenance

Keeping your van in a good and safe running order should be a priority for any van owner or driver. Regularly checking the basics will ensure the following: Reduce running costs Reduce the likelihood of breakdowns Maintain safety for you and other road users Stay legal According to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) […]

Posted on September 7, 2015 by Site Manager


Clarksons rent AWESOME vans!

Van hire or van rental…not an especially glamorous or exciting topic, it’s possibly even perceived as bland and boring although it’s an essential service that we all rely on from time to time. However, we are always pushing to rise above the faceless, impersonal image that the vehicle rental industry has, and being a family based business we absolutely, […]

Posted on September 4, 2015 by Barry Clarkson


Clarkson Van Hire: always happy to support charities…

We’ve always been big supporters of good causes here at Clarkson van rental. In today’s case we sold a van at a heavily discounted ‘one off’ special price to support the good work of Mary’s Meals, the Scottish based charity supporting under privileged needy school children in Malawi, Africa. They are a fantastic, vibrant organisation with such […]

Posted on September 3, 2015 by Barry Clarkson


Calling all self employed van drivers!

We thought it was worth reminding our valued customers (which is every one of you!) that on long term rentals (6 months +), we can supply our vans with your livery (see the photo for an example). Or you can apply your own graphics once cleared with us. Long term van rental is a great alternative to outright […]

Posted on September 3, 2015 by Site Manager


Not a photo we are keen to remember (7.5 ton box van)

…as its says this is a period in our past that were not keen to remember. This was one of our 7.5 ton self drive rental trucks around 2001 in Argyll, Scotland . A house move from Campbeltown to France (he didn’t get very far) when a wide HGV came the other way over a blind summit forcing our […]

Posted on September 2, 2015 by Barry Clarkson

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Clarkson Vehicle Hire are proud to now offer a 15% Armed Forces discount on all vehicle hires*. Please call 0141 771 3990 for more details.
*Proof of eligibility and Photo ID required when collecting the vehicle.
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