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Celebrate the Best of the Industry at the ATF Professional Vehicle Recycling Awards

Get ready for an extraordinary night of entertainment at the ATF Professional Vehicle Recycling Awards, taking place on November 9th at the prestigious British Motor Museum. For early birds who book their tickets, there’s an exciting opportunity to enjoy a complimentary guided tour of the museum, immersing themselves in the fascinating exhibits and the rich history of British Motoring before the reception starts.


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The evening kicks off with a delightful welcome drinks reception, where guests will have the chance to mingle and be amazed by the presence of members from the esteemed magic circle, who will entertain and captivate the audience with their mind-boggling tricks. The master of ceremonies for the night is the brilliant Alfie Moore, a comedian and former police officer known for his BBC Radio 4 comedy show ‘It’s a Fair Cop’, who is currently touring with great success.

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A sumptuous dinner will be served prior to the eagerly anticipated awards presentations. Once the accolades have been bestowed, the festivities don’t stop there. Get ready to dance the night away with the infectious beats of Flat Cap Brass in the party zone, where an array of activities awaits. From racing simulators to an exciting 8-track Scalextric setup, there’s no shortage of fun and excitement.

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Moreover, for those feeling lucky, a casino will be raising money for the noble cause of Cure Leukaemia. For the daring souls, there’s even a Bucking Bronco ride, promising plenty of laughter and delight throughout the night.

Haydn Davies from ATF Professional said: 

“We are thrilled to extend a warm invitation to all of you, no matter the size of your involvement, to join us in celebrating the remarkable industry we belong to. This is a fantastic opportunity to come together and showcase the incredible work being done in our field.

Our team at ATF Professional is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that this awards dinner is an unforgettable night for each and every attendee. The success of this event hinges on your active participation and support, and we genuinely look forward to having all of you join us on the 9th of November.

Let’s unite to make this evening one of camaraderie, appreciation, and recognition for the outstanding efforts that drive our industry forward. Your presence and involvement will truly make a difference. Come join us for an inspiring and uplifting occasion that celebrates the best of our community.

See you there!”

The closing date for entries is 8th September, and to enter, please go to 

To join us on the 9th of November, please secure your tickets here.

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Owain Griffiths

Owain Griffiths

Head of Circular Economy at Volvo Cars

Owain joined Volvo Cars in June 2021 to lead Circular Economy in the Global Sustainability Team. The company has committed to being a circular business by 2040 and has financial, recycled content and CO2 based targets for 2025, all of which Owain is working across the company to make happen. Owain previously worked for circular economy consultancy Oakdene Hollins where he advised businesses on evidence led circular economy implementation. 

Turning into a circular business and the importance of vehicle reuse and recycling.

The presentation will cover the work Volvo Cars is doing to achieve 2025 but mainly focus on the transformational work towards 2040 and the business and value chain changes being considered. Attention will be paid to the way vehicles are being dealt with at the end of life and the complexities of closing material and component loops. Opportunities and challenges which Volvo Cars is facing will be presented including engagement with 3rd parties and increasing pressure from stakeholders.

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e2e Total Loss Vehicle Management [e2e] is the UK’s only salvage and automotive recycling network with nationwide, environmentally compliant sites delivering performance resilience and service reliability to the insurance and fleet markets.  The network’s online salvage auction drives strong salvage resale values and faster sales.  e2e’s salvage clients have access to the network’s stocks of over 5 million quality graded, warranty assured reclaimed parts. 

The power of the network model means e2e has the ability to influence industry standards and is committed to continually raising the bar whilst redefining the role and perceived value of the salvage operator.  Network members adhere to robust service level agreements, against which they are audited, in order to ensure performance consistency and a market leading customer experience.  

The salvage and recycling operating environment is evolving rapidly, and e2e is anticipating, listening and responding to changing market needs.  Regulatory compliance, ESG, reclaimed parts, customer experience, EVs, new vehicle technologies, data and reputation risk are just some of many considerations linked to the procurement of salvage services.  e2e will drive further added value to clients and members through the adoption and application of emerging technologies, continuing to differentiate its proposition and position salvage services as a professional partnership. 

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