Forty-eight drivers employed by Torridge Vale Dairies (Devon) Ltd, Torrington, have been presented with safe driving awards.
In the past year over 1½ million miles were covered by drivers at the Torrington factory.
Six of the drivers received a 10-years medal (inscribed clock or watch) and the rest awards for other years of safe driving.
Police Supt G H Jewell made the presentations. Mr K P Dowling, a director and general manager of the Company presided and others present included Mr W Stacey and Mr W Paddon.
The full Gazette article is dated 3 January 1958