Watch out, a car thief's about!

Published:  24 September, 2009

GLOUCESTERSHIRE: Police have named the top 10 vehicle targeted by car thieves as part of a month-long operation to combat a seasonal rise in thefts. Among them are vehicles typically used by merchants, suppliers and their sales forces, such as the Mondeo, Astra and the Transit.

The top 10 vehicles targeted were:

  1. Vauxhall Corsa
  2. Peugeot 206
  3. Vauxhall Astra
  4. Peugeot 106
  5. Ford Transit
  6. Citroen Saxo
  7. Renault Clio
  8. Ford Fiesta
  9. Peugeot 306
  10. Ford Mondeo


Sign Up

For the Builders' Merchants News enewsletter.

In the spotlight


Builders Merchants Vacancies – UK Wide

At Arco, we are an industry specific recruitment consultancy, providing sales and managerial staff Nationwide to Merchants, Distributors and Manufacturers of Building Materials within the Construction Sales Sector. Priding ourselves on our unparalleled customer service and hard work, we offer a fresh, innovative and personal approach to recruitment specifically designed to meet our clients’ needs and candidates’ skills.

Guest Blog by Simon Damp

Is DIY a lost art?

As time goes by, the art of do-it-yourself when it comes to activities around the home and garden is fast becoming more and more of a lost art.