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January 07 2019
By Mel Holley

A former routeone editor, Mel has more than 30 years’ experience in road and rail transport journalism.

Partnership brings savings and joy to Hollybank

Working together, key suppliers have made savings of £10,000 to charity supported by Treka in new vehicle order for worthy cause that has seen a new accessible minibus delivered to The Hollybank Trust

Generosity of industry suppliers saved The Hollybank Trust £10,000

A partnership of suppliers has helped deliver a new coachbuilt accessible minibus, and saved its new owners - The Hollybank Trust - £10,000 due to their generosity.

Treka has longed worked with the Mirfield-based Trust, close to its factory and says it is “always blown way by the great work this organisation does to support and educated over 100 children and adults through their special school, residential homes, and adult daytime activity programme.”

It assisted the Trust through its journey to procure a new vehicle that will play a critical role in its operations.  Many months of work culminated with the delivery of a brand new Treka 16 coachbuilt accessible minibus.

Not only was Treka we able to deliver a class-leading vehicle, it was also able to surprise the Trust with over £10,000 of savings, made possible thanks for the incredibly generous support of a number of Treka’s longtime supply partners.

Contributions came from:

  • PLS
  • Transport Door Solutions
  • NMI Safety Systems
  • Autosound
  • Unwin Safety Systems
  • Phoenix Seating
  • Eberspacher
  • KV Transfix
  • Ring/Carnation Designs
  • Stedall
  • Dun-Bri Group.

The handover day began with a factory visit by some of the fundraising and care staff from Hollybank, along with two of their younger students, as well as one of their adult residents. It then delivered the new vehicle to Hollybank's Mirfield site where it was able to show off the new vehicle to an excited crowd.

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