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Transaid – HRH The Princess Royal thanks industry for creating a sustainable model for road safety

Transaid HRH The Princess Royal thanks industry for creating a sustainable model for road safety

HRH The Princess Royal, patron of international development organisation Transaid, has paid tribute to the road transport and logistics industry for helping to develop a sustainable model for road safety which is saving lives across sub-Saharan Africa.HRH The Princess Royal, patron of international development organisation Transaid, has paid tribute to …

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Caroline Barber to be appointed Chief Executive of Transaid

Caroline Barber to be appointed Chief Executive of Transaid

International development organisation Transaid has appointed Caroline Barber, 37, to take over as Chief Executive with effect from 1 August 2017. She will replace Gary Forster, 35 who is stepping down after 11 years, including the last six as Chief Executive. Caroline first became involved with Transaid whilst on secondment …

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FTA presents Transaid with £70,000 cheque

FTA presents Transaid with £70,000 cheque

The Freight Transport Association FTA has presented transport charity Transaid with a cheque for £70,000, representing the funds raised by its members over the past three years through the annual membership renewal scheme. In total the FTA scheme has raised £211,300 for Transaid since it started at the end of …

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Wincanton raises more than £65,000 for charities

Wincanton raises more than 65000 for charities

Wincanton has raised more than £65,000 for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and Transaid, following the Big Event 2016, which saw Wincanton employees cycle 999 miles between Land’s End and John O’Groats. Adrian Colman, CEO of Wincanton, commented: “We wanted to do something really special to celebrate Wincanton’s 90th anniversary. …

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Impact National Training Manager completes Transaid charity placement in Zambia

Impact National Training Manager Mark Prickett has returned from a week-long placement at the Industrial Training Centre (ITC) in Zambia, where he worked with the centre’s staff to support international development charity Transaid Professional Driver Training programme. Prickett, Impact’s lead forklift truck instructor for the last 12 years, spent the …

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