Extreme weather updates

Friday, March 2nd, 2018 | Blog

Sunday 4th March The snow has started to thaw and we expect to resume normal opening hours. Apologies to anyone affected by the disruption. Saturday 3rd March Unfortunately we are still unable to hire any vehicles due to the weather. The situation has improved slightly and we hope to be able to resume hours on […]

Van driving in snow and icy conditions

Thursday, March 1st, 2018 | Blog

The first rule of driving in bad snowy or icy conditions is don't bother unless it is unavoidable! If you do have to make a journey then bear the following in mind and as always don't take risks and use your common sense! When driving in wintery weather, gentle small manoeuvres are important. Don't accelerate […]

Six years of van hire!

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 | Blog

Wow. Six years... As they say time flies, and it really does feel as though it has. We've been hiring vans for 6 years and we like to think we've changed the face of local van hire. Although VansGB launched in 2011 we only SOLD vans back then and we were really good at it.. […]

New Staff jackets

Monday, February 12th, 2018 | Blog

The past few days the weather has been bracing - with snow showers, hail, frosty mornings and that bracing wind. Our hire team arrive pretty early in the day to prepare our vans for their upcoming hire collections or to welcome back vehicles that have previously been out and it can get pretty chilly out […]

The right van for the right job

Monday, January 15th, 2018 | Blog

Whatever you need a van for at VansGB - we have the right one for you. You wouldn't hire an 8 seat people carrier to take your mum to the airport.. so why hire a huge van to to move a few boxes? Yet some van hire companies only offer large panel vans to all […]

Charity Raffle Winner

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 | Blog

If you popped into VansGB during the Christmas period you'll know that we were trying to raise money for the 'Make-a-Wish' Foundation. We were offering raffle tickets to all our van hire customers for the chance to win a giant teddy in time for Christmas. The draw was done just before we closed for Christmas […]

Local van hire in Bath

Monday, November 13th, 2017 | Blog

Our tried and tested van hire has been serving the Bath and the local area for over 6 years! Although as a family business we've been operating in Bath for well over 30 years! Time flies. Our local van hire has been popular almost since we launched and every year we're excited to meet new […]

How to hire a van

Thursday, October 12th, 2017 | Blog

Hiring a van isn't difficult, although is may seem daunting if you've not done it before. Here are some easy steps to follow and questions to ask to help you: Selecting a van What are you going to use the van for?Are you going to use it to move house, a single large item or […]

Santa Dash 2017

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 | Blog

Last year we help support the Saltford Santa Dash which ended up raising over £10,000 for local charities. Although it seems a little early to start talking about Christmas, it'll soon be upon us and if you're thinking of taking part in this years Santa Dash - now is the time to apply and start […]

Minibuses for schools or colleges

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 | Blog

VansGB are able to supply new minibuses for long term hire with a variety of different seating configurations and we can even help you arrange to get them sign written. Here we have a brand new Ford Transit 17st Minibus that VansGB have just supplied to local school Prior Park College. VansGB and Prior Park […]