Plans to ban LGVs from entering London during the busiest times of the day could be adopted by other cities across the UK, experts have said. The proposal is one of a range of measures included in London mayor Boris Johnson’s blueprint for cycling in the capital that are targeted at the haulage industry, but which are likely to have wider implications. Christopher Snelling, head of urban logistics at the FTA, said this and other measures in the blueprint would […]
11) Geoff Dunning, chief exec, RHA and 12) Theo de Pencier, chief exec, FTA While the year-end disappointment of the failure to get a cut in fuel duty may rankle, with hindsight the joint campaigning between the industry’s pre-eminent trade associations (fronted by the FairFuelUK lobby) may be seen as a masterstroke. During this time of “austerity Britain”; “We’re all in it together” and “fixing the roof while the sun shines” holding off a lucrative tax rise for the Treasury […]
Refuse and recycling drivers and loaders at Reigate and Banstead Borough Council are planning strikes over the summer unless last-minute talks this week are successful.
Southampton-based port-centric logistics firm Import Services has been chosen to operate DP World London Gateway’s shared user facility.