Welcome to CM Downton - Thatcham, previously QTR Transport

Professional Distribution and Warehouse Storage Solutions

Based in Newbury & Reading, Downton Thatcham operates throughout the British Isles providing professional distribution services and warehouse storage solutions.

Alongside National and European distribution, Downton Thatcham also operate overs 100,000 square feet of secure warehousing covering both dedicated contract warehousing and shared user.

With a range of customers from blue-chip companies to small, family run businesses, we have the experience to meet your business needs. All of our customers appreciate the reliability, responsiveness and attention to detail that they experience.

Downton Thatcham offers competitive pricing based upon a cost-effective operation. Customers also find all of our staff good to deal with - friendly as well as professional.

Vehicles and freight are kept on the move through a 24-hour weekday operation by our own commercial garage. Good presentation is assured by well-turned out trucks in a distinctive livery and by well turned out uniformed drivers. With Downton Thatcham, you know your goods are in safe hands.

Our Services

We are experts in warehousing and distribution - with over 30 years' experience.

Good overall warehousing and distribution solutions are assured by Downton Thatcham's concentrated specialisation in these activities. This is complemented by exceptional resource availability and by the flexibility provided by 'hands on' top management.

  • Palletised Distribution
  • Warehousing
  • Distribution

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Online POD Enquiry & Job Entry System

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Latest News

A raft of new 19-plate trucks are set to hit the road today as the first phase of a £5 million investment in the CM Downton fleet gets underway.

Sixty new DAF XF 480 FTG 6×2 tractor units supplied by Imperial Commercials in Gloucester will come onli…

About Us

Downton Thatcham (previously QTR Transport) is part of the wider CM Downton company.

Situated in Newbury and Reading, Downton Thatcham has easy access to the main motorway links such as the M4 corridor, M3, M40 & A34.


Palletised Distribution

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