NTDA Blog

NTDA REACT scheme reaches 5000

The NTDA Roadside Emergency Action Concerning Technicians (REACT) scheme hit a new milestone on Tuesday the 18th September when Commercial Tyre Technician Keiran Smith of Lodge Tyre Company in Stafford received the five thousandth certificate and Licence to Work...

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NTDA 2018 Tyre Industry Conference Schedule

The NTDA is pleased to announce the following confirmed schedule for the 2018 NTDA Tyre Industry Conference sponsored by DG International: 08.30 Doors open for Registration in Pre-function area Level 1 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Milton Keynes 08.30 – 09.55 (Tea and...

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2018 NTDA Tyre Industry Awards Finalists Announced

The NTDA has, today, announced the finalists for its 2018 Tyre Industry Awards. The awards will be presented at a ceremony sponsored by tyre manufacturer Sailun which will take place at the Association’s 89th Annual Dinner on 4th October at the DoubleTree by Hilton,...

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Come and meet the team at Automechanika Birmingham 2018

Are you interested in joining the NTDA? Are you an existing member looking to catch up on Association matters? Do you want to learn more about REACT Working Safely at the Roadside training and licensing or the new Tyre Technician Professional Development Scheme? Then...

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NTDA continues with successful charity activity

On 7th December 2017, at Drapers Hall in the City of London, NTDA Chief Executive and Wheelwrights Liveryman Stefan Hay presented a cheque to the newly installed Master, Bert Wiegman, for £4,260 in support of the 2020 appeal which, in association with WheelPower the...

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Motorists back idea for quality mark on Part Worn Tyres

With 5,375 UK motorists killed or injured in the past five years due to illegal, defective or under-inflated tyres[1], the National Tyre Distributors’ Association (NTDA) is calling for a new quality mark and accreditation scheme for part-worn tyres. Independent...

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NTDA launches its new manifesto for the future

Raising standards and improving safety in the UK tyre industry: The National Tyre Distributors’ Association (NTDA) has launched its manifesto for raising standards and improving safety in the UK tyre industry. The NTDA’s manifesto tackles the key issues facing...

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CONTINENTAL SPONSORS THE 2017 NTDA ANNUAL DINNER

As a market leader in tyre innovation and safety, Continental Tyres is delighted to announce its sponsorship of the NTDA Annual Dinner on Thursday 12th October 2017 at the Double Tree by Hilton, Milton Keynes. Hosted for the 88th time, the NTDA Annual Dinner once...

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NTDA announces Tyre Industry Awards Finalists 2017

At last, the long wait is over and the list of finalists for the 2017 NTDA Tyre Industry Awards has been announced. Over the last 5 months the NTDA has been inundated with exceptional submissions across the 9 award categories and this year the finalists are: REACT...

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Obituary: Denis J. Rooney

The NTDA was saddened to hear of the passing of Denis Rooney, aged 78, former Sales Development Manager at member company Kirkby Tyres. Denis was a long-term, and loyal, employee of the company and a well-known and much respected ‘tyre man’. Denis joined Firestone...

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NTDA membership further enhanced by new member Trelleborg

The NTDA has, today, announced that Trelleborg Industrial and Construction Tyres has joined the association both as a supplier member and as a full member under the UK network of centres in its ‘Interfit’ service division. Trelleborg Industrial and Construction Tyres...

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