The Grimsvotn volcano eruption comes a year after ash from the Eyjafjallajokull volcano caused massive disruption to many businesses, not least the travel industry. This one has thrown ash 20km (about 12 miles!!) into the air at its peak – although that has now shrunk to around 13km Whilst the Met Office claims there may not be airspace closures- it will possibly make flight disruption likely. Because of the changeable weather at the moment The Met Office, which runs Europe's Volcanic Ash

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Last week Sussex Transport delivered to an imposing building in Hampshire. One of our HIAB’s was used on a dedicated delivery of temporary office space. A grade 1 Jacobean mansion, Bramshill was acquired in 1953 by the Home Office and is still used today as a police training college. The Great Hall has stained glass windows and the rooms have hosted many royal visits. With a chapel and beautiful walled gardens, Bramshill is set in an estate of 300 acres with 3 lakes and is custodian of a rare herd

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Sussex Transport once again made a delivery to a Europe last week – this time it was a consignment of marketing material to Slovenia’s picturesque capital, Ljubljana. One of Europe’s smallest capital city, Ljubljana has a population of 270,000 and tourist attractions include its Dragon Bridge noted for its Art Nouveau style and it’s with four dragons carved in stone. Downtown Ljubljana is full of trendy cafes with outdoor seating in the summer! You can find local Slovenian food and restaurants

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Finland was one of the destinations Sussex Transport delivered to last week. Our dedicated freight department organised a road freight delivery of goods to Turku, a medieval city situated on the southwest coast. Because of its long history – records of Turku date back to the late 13th century - it has been the site of many important historical events and has influenced much of Finnish history. For the year 2011, Turku has been designated to be the European Capital of Culture together with Tallinn,

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Who would have thought that the humble sheet of plastic with air bubbles – that stuff we all love to pop or stamp on for fun - can actually save your life! Sussex Air Ambulance Service always has a supply on hand for cases where body temperature needs to be maintained on route to hospital. Sussex Transport has agreed to store and supply Sussex Air Ambulance with a year’s worth of bubble wrap as part of its sponsorship of the charity. They have also contributed a cheque towards their Double 100

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