John Hudson Trailers Staff
Above, L-R: Clive, Craig and Scott in the Trailer Sales office. 2018.

John Hudson Trailers staff currently number over 50 and are all based at our Bawtry site. John Hudson Trailers staff work in a variety of roles including: HGV/PSV fitters, technicians, welders, tachograph, sales, management and administration.

Please see our careers page for current vacancies. We are always interested in hearing from experienced HGV fitters.


  • John Hudson
  • Dougal Cawley
  • Graham Robbins

Trailer Sales/Hire

  • Chris Hudson
  • Harry Young – Fleet Engineer
  • Clive Hayward – Sales
  • Craig Barrowcliffe – Sales
  • Scott Ferrier – Sales
  • Jerome Vaccari – Sales


  • Peter Coggan – Workshop Manager
  • Graeme Hargreaves – Workshop Supervisor
  • Craig Holdsworth – Workshop Foreman
  • Tina Mackie – Workshop Administration
  • Laura Marshall – Workshop Administration
  • Brett Bonser – Parts Manager


  • Gemma Croskell

John Hudson Trailers Ltd – Specialist Low Loader Trailer Hire & Sales

We buy, sell and rent (short or long term) HGV semi low loader extendable and non-extending step frame, plant trailers, tractor, wing and truss carrier specialist trailers. These single, double or triple extendible trailers are also known as trombone, teletrailers, multitrailers or just extenders. We also have a large number of flatbed (flat, platform trailers), urban and curtain siders. 

The 600plus modern trailers on our fleet use a variety of technology. Examples being: multiple self steering axles, hydraulic double flip ramps, beaver tails, wafer decks, override steering, detachable necks and/or SL technology.

Our fleet is comprised of trailers manufactured by BroshuisDollMontraconFaymonvilleNooteboomSDC and others. The size, quality and variety of our fleet allows us to offer customers the correct trailers required for their particular road transport contracts. Even at short notice.

Furthermore we offer repairs, re-furbishment, HGV VOSA testing, breakdown assistance, sparesservice, test preparation, tachograph calibration and brake analysis. These services are suitable for trucks, trailers, buses, tractor units, lorries and other PSV’s.

John Hudson Trailers Ltd is a family company and we have been working in the HGV specialist transport industry since the 1950’s. Our company is based in the UK at Bawtry in South Yorkshire.