Will the Radlett railfreight terminal be as damaging as Mike Penning thinks?


 

Last month, former transport secretary and MP for Hemel Hempstead, Mike Penning, slammed the proposed railfreight terminal for Radlett, near St Albans, saying it would be damaging to road transport operators in the area. Penning said he wrote to Secretary of State Eric Pickles to express his concerns over the development, claiming he met with local hauliers who were worried the development would attract larger players to the area and “detract from our existing local haulage companies”. However, when The […]