In this issue

After a well-deserved break, Derek Firminger is back this issue with a look at a winter recovery on motorways and asks VRO’s if they are prepared for the hazards they present, you can read it on page 6.

September does seem a long way off, but preparations for the Tow Show are well underway by Nick and his team. Last year Kingfisher Motor Trade had a successful first year as main show sponsor, and we’re delighted to announce they have agreed to a second year, all the news on page 9.

Andy Lambert is looking for your help. He’s currently planning an updated ‘Who is going to drive you home tonight?’ video. The first one has been extremely successful in helping to present the industry to a wider audience. Want to be part of the sequel? See how you can help on page 11.

It’s nearly time for the first big recovery event of the year, The IVR AGM and Gala Dinner. Both the AGM and dinner are held on 2nd March, more details in their update on page 8.

Enjoy the magazine.