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Charity sale at Edwards raises £310

16th August 2010

A Vehicle showroom was transformed into a shop of a very different sort on Wednesday, all in the name of charity. Staff at Edwards Ford at the Churchfields Industrial Estate in Salisbury cleared out their commercial showroom for the day and filled it instead with donations of clothes, jewellery and other items to be sold, raising £155 for …


Full Strength Team Ready To Drive Sales

21st July 2010

The sales team at Edwards Ford in Salisbury is back up to full strength after a recruiting drive.Sales manager Pete Butcher saw members of his staff promoted over recent months to different, more senior roles within the parent company, Foray Motor Group, and these staff had to be replaced as well as new places filled on the sales team."The …


Fiesta Time as Ford Slashes List Prices

12th July 2010

It's fiesta time in the new car market this week as Ford implements sweeping price cuts across its range, echoing a move first applied to the Mondeo, S-Max, and Galaxy in April. So what does it mean for car buyers in the UK? Maybe not as much as they would like to think as September and the new 60 registration plates approach. However, if you …


We have been shorlisted for Motor Trader, Website of The Year Award

27th May 2010

Foray Motor Group has been shortlisted for the The Motor Trader Awards 2010 in the Website of the Year award Category. The winner will be announced on Wednesday 14th July at the Motor Trader Awards' glittering gala dinner at Grosvenor House in London's West End, and as this is the second year running that Foray Motor Group have been …


Brakes Off On Drew’s New Career

22nd April 2010

Former motocross rider Drew Davis is hoping there won't be so much rough and tumble in his latest motorised career move.For Drew (20) has joined the sales team at Andover Ford after giving up competitive motor bike riding following a major accident. But he doesn't think the crash will put the brakes on his new job, far from it.He was …


New Dealership, More Staff as Foray Grows Again

16th March 2010

Salisbury-based Foray Motor Group has just acquired another dealership and recruited 13 new sales staff.Foray was created through a management buy-out of a privately-run business, Edwards Ford, in Salisbury and has since expanded to embrace an area stretching from Andover to Taunton to Dorchester.Two years ago, the group acquired Dorchester Ford …


Ben's Big Break Puts New Focus on Career

22nd December 2009

  Ben Garrick has just received the first big break in his motor trade career.For Ben, who's now 27, has been appointed sales manager at Andover Ford in Weyhill Road, Andover. He joined the parent company's flagship Salisbury dealership as a used car salesman almost seven years ago and has seen his career progress since then.Already an…


Scrappage Deal Awaits Crash Driver – If He Turns Up!

22nd December 2009

  Security barriers at English Ford in Yarrow Road, Tower Park, Poole, have just survived a severe test.They were rammed by a Renault Clio which slid across a roundabout on the A35 Dorset Way then continued carving a path over a grass verge before skating up a 10 ft bank where it was brought virtually to rest by the security hoops before …