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Fuel duty frozen until January 2013

June 26, 2012 Hayley Pink

Chancellor George Osborne has postponed the 3ppl fuel duty rise planned for 1 August until January 2013. Following lobbying by FairFuelUK (FFUK), culminating in a threat from the Labour Party to force a vote on […]

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Palletforce releases iPhone tracking app

June 22, 2012 Chris Druce

Pallet Network Palletforce has released a live-tracking iPhone app. Called Palletforce Pallet Tracking, the free app makes it possible to see exactly where a consignment is at any stage of its journey. Dean Hughes, Palletforce’s […]

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Olympic Route Network goes live on 25 July

June 20, 2012 Chris Druce

London’s 109-mile Olympic Route Network (ORN) will commence operation on 25 July, two days ahead of the opening ceremony at the Olympic Stadium. The ORN will ensure athletes, officials and dignitaries make it to events […]

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News Extra: The quiet revolution

June 20, 2012 Patric Cunnane

Proposals from the European Commission would require manufacturers of LGVs and other vehicles to meet new decibel sound levels once these are agreed by MEPs. The regulation will also require that buyers are provided with […]