Help crowdfund treatment for Daryl

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 | Blog

Daryl is 13 years old from Somerset He lives with his Mum, Dad, 2 Sisters and his Brother. On the 6th April 2015 Daryl was diagnosed with Leukaemia - Atypical CML Monomonasomie 7 and GATA 2. Daryl is possibly the only child in the UK to have this very rare condition. On the 3rd July […]

Santa's Dash with a little help from VansGB

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 | Blog| News

VansGB was pleased and proud to be able to support the 2015 Santa Dash around Keynsham and Saltford. December 6th 2015 saw the third Saltford Santa Dash come to fruition. The weather overnight was quite windy but then... at about 9.30am the sky turned bluish and the rain stayed away until everyone had finished. 275 […]

New driving licence vehicle hire process

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 | Blog| News

If you've hired a vehicle since June last year - chances are you've been asked for a 'licence code' by your hirer and are aware of changes to the driving licence system when hiring any vehicle. If not, don't panic - hiring a van from us is still as easy as it was before... we […]

Tipper Truck hire in Bath

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 | Blog| News

We've hired tipper trucks for quite a while now and are the only van hire company in Bath to offer these vehicles for immediate hire! We've recently taken stock of a brand new one for the fleet. We hire ours out mainly to people in the trades, but any of our customers can hire the […]

VansGB supports charity bike ride

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 | Blog| News

A team of five cyclists from Viper Subsea have traversed the hills of the South West in a 440-mile relay cycle ride for charity. The team will cycled non-stop from Viper Subsea’s office in Portishead to Land’s End and back again in aid of Cancer Research UK and Motivation, an international development charity based in […]

Opening Hours during the 2012 Christmas & New Year period

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 | Blog| News

During the 2012 Christmas and New Year holidays our opening hours will change to those below: Friday 21st December 8:30am - 12 noon Saturday 22nd December 9:00am - 4:00pm Sunday 23rd December 10:00am - 2:00pm Monday Christmas Eve 9:00am - 11:00am Tuesday Christmas Day CLOSED Wednesday Boxing Day CLOSED Thursday 27th December 10:00am - 4:00pm […]

Minibus for the Cub Scouts

Monday, July 2nd, 2012 | Blog| News

When the 145 St Christopher Cub Scout Group from Brislington Bristol were let down by another local van company - they contacted us to ask if we could help. We wasted no time, and got on the case straight away... The Cub Scouts needed a new minibus to replace their ageing one, and they needed […]

Behold the amazing new Ford Transit

Thursday, April 19th, 2012 | Blog| News

Back at the beginning of March we predicted the new Ford Tourneo would be the basis for the soon to be updated Ford Transit... we were right! Today, Ford announced the new Transit, read on... With its bold new design, car-like interior and outstanding driving dynamics, the Ford Transit Custom is targeting an expanded share […]

Expanding our van rental fleet

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 | Blog| News

Our van rental services have been so popular we're adding new vans to our fleet. The first of which is the Nissan NV200, this light van is the perfect vehicle if you're new to van driving or don't need to transport huge loads. The high seated driving position is ideal for getting in and out […]

QRazy about simplicity...

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 | Blog| News

If you've visited our forecourt and looked at any of our used vans, you may have noticed something a little different about our information sheets (or 'silent salesmen' as they're called) displayed in all our van windows. They all feature a funny little square block called a QR code accompanied by a little note saying […]