The FTA has welcomed the decision to extend the longer semi-trailer trial in both scope and length. In an update to its dedicated trial webpage, the DfT said an additional 1,000 longer semi-trailers were to be made available and the trial extended by five years. The DfT added that details on how to apply for the trailer allocations would be available soon. Launched in 2012, the then flagship trial has, after a slow start, grown to encompass 1,800 longer semi […]
Chancellor George Osborne has cancelled the planned fuel duty rise in September 2014, confirming a commitment to a duty freeze he made at the Conservative Party Conference in September.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed the Transport Select Committee’s call to government to review “unacceptable” local authority parking enforcement, which is costing operators hundreds of thousands pounds a year in Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs).
The FTA has welcomed the publication of more detailed information for operators ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in July.