W H Bird & Son (Valid VAT on file)
Entity type: Carrier
Business Type: Specialty Hauler
Insurance: GIT Insurance £40,00
Public Liability Insurance £5,000,000
Number of Trucks: 2
Number of Drivers: 2
Locations Served: UK Regional, UK: Nationwide, European Union
Categories Served: Boats, Plant & Heavy Equipment, Horses & Livestock, Vehicles
Trailer Type: Flatbed, Low Loader, Other
We are a small family business with bases near Bath and Poole which specializes in the transport of Boats, Caravans and Horses throughout the UK and Europe (horses only the south of England). The business is run by William assisted by Margaret and Alex.
William has been involved in the haulage industry for over 30 years and holds both National and International transport management qualifications along with an LGV (Class1) licence. He holds various RYA qualifications for both sail and power, and is proud to be a Past Commodore of the oldest sailing club in Poole Harbour.
We have a variety of trailers which include fully adjustable boat trailers to accommodate all keel configurations, including planing, bilge, long and deep keels. Flat bed and beaver tail trailers to transport unroadworthy boat trailers and caravans up to 7 metres. For horses we have a Canadian style 5th wheel trailer that has the herringbone style loading of a lorry, but the low ramp advantages of a trailer, wi