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Rear-Facing Red Flashing Lamps Consultation

The tyre roadside assistance and rescue and recovery industry have been granted permission to use rear-facing red flashing lamps.  After a campaign of approximately 35 years. Prior to this decision, the only industries able to use red-flashing lamps were Government Agencies, Police and National Highways Traffic Officers.  So, it is a privilege to finally be awarded the right alongside these sectors. For the lamps to maintain their effectiveness, the tyre and rescue and recovery industries...

NTDA supports Northern Ireland Air Ambulance

On Thursday 22nd February 2024, the NTDA Northern Ireland Chairman Roy Nutt of WH Nutt & Son / WHN Tyres presented a cheque for £3,400 to Air Ambulance Northern Ireland (AANI). The AANI is a registered charity which has been operating a helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) dedicated to responding to serious trauma and medical emergencies in Northern Ireland since 2017. The £3,400 was the surplus from, and additional charity raffle money raised at, the...

NTDA and BTMA stand united to support Retreading

The NTDA and BTMA stand united in their support for retreading.  As highlighted at the 2023 NTDA Tyre Industry Conference, the industry suffers from a legacy of out-of-date information handed down from one generation of fleet operators and distributors to the next.  Past prejudices against retreading are no longer founded. Safety A modern retread offers performance equal to or often better than many new tyres.  Retreads must pass the same endurance test as new tyres....

FREE Northern Ireland Tyre Road Show 22nd February 2024

The FREE NTDA Northern Ireland Tyre Road Show and trade networking event at the Rosspark Hotel Kells, sponsored by Micheldever Tyre Services is only a few days away now.  Please find below the schedule for the event on Thursday 22nd February 2024. Schedule 09.30     Delegate arrival and tea, coffee and sausage butties available 10.30     Welcome from the NTDA Northern Ireland Chairman Roy Nutt 10.40     Association update from the NTDA CEO Stefan Hay 10.50     Sally...