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  • Smiths News Contract For Downton

    Smiths News, the UK’s leading newspaper and magazine wholesaler, has awarded a contract to transport operator CM Downton covering daily trunking operations between its magazines hub in Hemel Hempstead and depots in Stevenage and Hornsey. The contra...
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  • Downton Helps Out On DIY-SOS

    Transport specialist CM Downton provided some local support when it delivered a new shed to a house in Gloucestershire that was being transformed for the popular BBC TV show DIY-SOS: The Big Build in June. The latest project for this long-running sho...
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    Downton Driver Darren Merchant and Billy Byrne from DIY SOS
  • Up For The Cup

    Eleven teams representing a number of sites and partner companies took part in our second annual Five-a-Side soccer tournament on Saturday 3 June. After a highly competitive but fun-filled day a team from Jigsaw emerged as the winner.This year’s ev...
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  • Rain Stops Play – Again

    That most traditional element of an English cricket match – the weather – intervened to spoil this year’s annual T20 fixture between Gloucester Disability and team Downton on May Bank Holiday Monday. This annual fixture at the home of Frocester...
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    Rain Stops Play - Again
  • Downton Hires Its Eighth Female HGV Driver

    Logistics provider CM Downton Ltd are celebrating the acquisition of their eighth female HGV driver.Amanda Lindsay is the eighth female HGV driver to embark on a new driving career at the national firm.Amanda started her career in a care role, but w...
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