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CLOSURE OF OUR SOUTHWICK DEPOT

On Wednesday 9 June, 2021, we regret that we will be closing our Southwick Depot. We have sadly made this decision even though it was the first one opened by our family just over 50 years ago. Circumstances beyond our control, including renewal of lease and, the unpredictability of Covid has unfortunately led to this … Continue reading “CLOSURE OF OUR SOUTHWICK DEPOT”

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ARE ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) TYRES DIFFERENT?

As electric vehicles continue to rise in popularity in the UK how do their tyres differ from standard tyres? The latest Government data shows the number of battery electric vehicles (BEV) owned by individuals I the UK, rose by nearly 30,000 in the 12 months to September 2020. This is an increase of 53% on … Continue reading “ARE ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) TYRES DIFFERENT?”

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BEST VAN TYRES FOR STRENGTH AND DURABILITY

If you are not sure which tyres are best for your minivan, van or commercial light truck, come and chat with the experts and find out what would work best for your business. Choosing the right tyres can cut your fuel consumption, reduce your braking distance in the wet and will last your business longer. … Continue reading “BEST VAN TYRES FOR STRENGTH AND DURABILITY”

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TIPS TO PREVENT YOUR CAR BREAKING DOWN IN THE HEAT

Here are a few tips as we don’t always look after our cars in the hot weather. Summers in the UK are definitely getting warmer, with temperatures hitting 30°C and more  this is great news for sun-lovers and holiday-makers, but it’s not ideal for our cars which can be adversely affected by the heat. Breakdown … Continue reading “TIPS TO PREVENT YOUR CAR BREAKING DOWN IN THE HEAT”

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HOW OFTEN DO YOU THINK TO CHECK YOUR TYRES?

It is easy to forget how important our car tyres are and it is not until the autumn, when you may feel that your grip on the road isn’t as good as you remember it, then you might consider checking the pressure and giving them the once-over. But do you know what you are looking … Continue reading “HOW OFTEN DO YOU THINK TO CHECK YOUR TYRES?”

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AN INVITATION TO CREATE ART WITH TYRES

An invitation to create art with tyres as part of our 50th Anniversary Celebrations in 2018. Arrow Tyres Services are celebrating 50 years in business this year. As a local company which started at Southwick, near Brighton we shortly afterwards opened our Newhaven branch and to celebrate this business milestone, we wanted to do something … Continue reading “AN INVITATION TO CREATE ART WITH TYRES”

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LEARN HOW TO REDUCE TYRE WEAR AND TEAR

How do you drive? Fast and aggressive or cool and composed? Aggressive corning and braking will put more wear on your tyres, as will driving at higher speeds. Do you load your car or van? Excess loads increases wear on your tyres, so if you are a business owner and carry excessive weight around, expect … Continue reading “LEARN HOW TO REDUCE TYRE WEAR AND TEAR”

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RECRUITING FOR A FULL TIME TYRE FITTER

Arrow Tyre Services is a well established, family run, independent tyre company with branches in Newhaven and Southwick. We are currently recruiting a new member of staff to join our friendly Newhaven team. Ideally, this person will be enthusiastic and bright, have an interest in car mechanics and preferably experience of fitting tyres, although we … Continue reading “RECRUITING FOR A FULL TIME TYRE FITTER”

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KEEPING YOUR WHEELS MOVING THIS AUTUMN

At Arrow Tyres, we like to help our customers remain safe on the road, and with autumn rolling in early this year, we thought it would be good to remind you of some of the essential motoring tips for the winter. We are all living life in the fast lane, and it is quite easy … Continue reading “KEEPING YOUR WHEELS MOVING THIS AUTUMN”

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CHECK YOUR TYRES BEFORE HOLIDAY TRAVEL

Before you set out on your holiday this year, it is worthwhile taking the time to check your car is up to scratch rather than breakdown on the trip with children, or elderly parents in the car. The extra weight of luggage and passengers can add to the strain when travelling distances and a few simple checks, … Continue reading “CHECK YOUR TYRES BEFORE HOLIDAY TRAVEL”