Dan Parton

Dan Parton is editor of Truck & Driver.

The Black Feathers to play at Convoy in the Park

The Black Feathers, who play a mix of Americana, folk and acoustic indie rock, have been confirmed on the bill of Convoy in the Park. The duo – aka Ray Hughes and Sian Chandler –have garnered critical acclaim in recent years and their debut album, released in 2016, made the Top 10 in the iTunes Country chart and the Official …

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John Lewis & His Rock N Roll Trio to rock Convoy in the Park

Welsh rockabilly act John Lewis & His Rock N Roll Trio are to play on at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on July 22. John Lewis & his Rock N Roll Trio’s blend of classic rockabilly with a modern attitude has won him a legion of fans in recent years. Lewis has had airplay on BBC Radio 6 …

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Win your own convoy of trucks!

To coincide with our forthcoming Convoy in the Park festival at Donington Park on July 22-23, we have teamed up with our friends at Search Impex to offer an outstanding prize to one lucky reader – their own convoy of trucks! The convoy comprises five trucks, all limited edition models of well-known current or former UK haulage companies, and, with …

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Convoy in the Park Picture Post: Martin’s Transport Scania and Volvo

Convoy in the Park Picture Post: a 2009 Scania and 2008 Volvo, both Martin’s Transport, run by Martin Hughes. Pictured with their drivers, Glyn Price and Nathan Bowen. Both trucks are going to Convoy in the Park. To book your truck into Convoy in the Park, which takes place on July 22-23 at Donington Park, go to www.convoyinthepark.com/tickets

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Guns or Roses to play the main stage at Convoy in the Park

Guns N’ Roses tribute act Guns or Roses will play on the main stage at Convoy in the Park at Donington Park on July 22. Guns or Roses were formed in 2009 in Yorkshire and have developed a reputation as one of the best GnR tribute acts in the UK, and have performed across Europe, playing a wide range of …

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Truck sprint spectacle set for Convoy in the Park

Visitors to Convoy in the Park will be able to  see trucks being driven at top speed in the thrilling ‘Sprint to the Flag’ race. The drivers will give their all to finish first in a high-octane event – but one lucky event goer will have the chance to experience the speed, power and agility of race trucks at very …

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Millie Manders and The Shut Up to play Convoy at the Park

Genre-blending punk Millie Manders and her band The Shut Up are booked to play on the main stage at Convoy in the Park. Millie’s music is a fusion of punk with pop appeal, with lyricism that pokes fun, draws you in or leaves you questioning social norms teamed with incredible vocal dexterity, grinding guitars, irresistible horn hooks and a pumping …

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