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Jelf Beaumonts to sponsor the 87th NTDA Annual Dinner

The NTDA has announced that Jelf Beaumonts is to be the sponsor of the Association’s 2016 Annual Dinner, to be held at the VOX Conference Centre, Birmingham, on 6th October. Jelf Beaumonts is part of Jelf Group, a leading consultancy providing expert advice on...

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SECURITY ALERT!

NTDA Members please be aware: There have been a spate of thefts within the Yorkshire area within the last two months. Kwik Fit and National Tyres & Autocare have suffered break-in incidents. Kwik- Fit, lkley. Theft occurred on 17th May 2016 at Kwik-Fit, Ilkley, West...

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Autogem Managing Director appointed as NTDA Vice Chairman

At its 87th Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday 11th May 2016, the Executive Council of the National Tyre Distributors Association elected Prashant Chopra as Vice Chairman of the Association. Established in the 1950’s, Autogem is one of the leading suppliers in...

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Suzi Perry to host NTDA Tyre Industry Awards 2016

Just days after announcing that former champion rally driver Penny Mallory is to close this year’s Tyre Industry Conference, the NTDA has, today, revealed that Suzi Perry is to be the host of the 2016 Tyre Industry Awards. Suzi Perry is a highly popular and well known...

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THE NTDA THROWS ITS WEIGHT BEHIND AUTOMECHANIKA BIRMINGHAM

The National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA) has become an official event partner for the inaugural Automechanika Birmingham exhibition to be held at the NEC from the 7th to the 9th June. The tyre industry’s principle retailer organisation will be promoting the...

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NTDA Welcomes NMRO / BRDO Merger

The Better Regulation Delivery Office (BRDO) and the  National Measurement and Regulation Office (NMRO) are being brought together into a single BIS directorate from 1 April 2016 to focus on regulation and enforcement. The new directorate called “Regulatory Delivery”...

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NTDA warns members to be aware of credit card fraud

The NTDA has been contacted, today, by a member who has alerted us to potential fraudulent credit card activity. The member who is based in Preston received a phone call from a man calling himself 'Mr Khan' claiming to be based in Manchester. 'Mr Khan' stated that he...

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Congratulations to Profit from Training

NTDA supplier member Profit from Training celebrated its 20th birthday on 2nd January 2016 with a new up to date logo and a change of name, the company is now known as PFTP Ltd. Profit from Training was established in 1996 and since then has been one of the...

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NTDA stalwart Len Dulson dies aged 73

The NTDA Directorate Team, Executive Officers and North West and North Wales Regional Officers of the Association were very sad to hear of the death of NTDA stalwart Len Dulson, aged 73, who passed away at Countess of Chester Hospital on Thursday 4th February 2016....

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South & West Wales Honorary Life Member dies aged 84

The NTDA Directorate Team and Executive Officers of the Association were very sad to hear of the death of Gwyn Jenkins, aged 84, following a short illness, on Friday 23rd October 2015. Gwyn’s company Celtic Tyre Services (Bridgend) Ltd. joined the NTDA in 1965 and...

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The 86th NTDA Annual Dinner and 2nd Tyre Industry Awards

This spectacular, sold out event, held on the 1st October at the ICC Birmingham, attracted more than 600 guests from the tyre retail, wholesale, manufacturing and wider aftermarket sectors. The dinner was sponsored by premium tyre manufacturer Continental and the...

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NTDA Tyre Industry Conference hailed as major success

The NTDA Tyre Industry Conference 2015, sponsored by Zenises, has been hailed a major success by delegates, sponsors and the NTDA Executive Officers. Circa 200 delegates attended the conference, the first NTDA national business event for ten years, at the...

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Former NTDA President and Honorary Life Member dies

The NTDA Directorate Team and Executive Officers of the Association were very sad to hear of the death of Findlay Ferguson Picken, aged 84, on Friday 25th September after a long struggle with Parkinson’s decease. Findlay was a popular and well respected tyre industry...

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Sailun join NTDA Tyre Industry Awards as new sponsor

The NTDA is delighted to welcome Sailun as the newest addition to the already impressive list of organisations giving their backing to the Association's 86th Annual Dinner and Tyre Industry Awards 2015. Sailun is this year's sponsor of the Tyre Industry Awards...

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NTDA amazed at 2015 Tyre Industry Awards interest

The NTDA has announced, that the new format for the Tyre Industry Awards, where companies are required to submit entries that will be judged by an independent panel of judges from the wider business community, has already proven to be a major success. NTDA Director,...

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