London Councils has stated it has no plans to relax the rules governing night-time and weekend deliveries in the capital, despite renewed industry calls for the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS) to be reviewed. Responding to Motortransport.co.uk’s questions on whether the LLCS – launched in 1986 – is in need of modernisation following advances in vehicle technology and successful trials of night-time deliveries during the Olympics, a spokeswoman said: “The London Lorry Control Scheme is in place to help minimise […]
The Greater London Authority (GLA) has appointed Savills to help it balance the need for housing and industrial land in the capital.
Trade associations have welcomed the announcement that the Transport Committee has launched an investigation into skills and workforce planning in the road haulage industry.
As firms begin to restart their operations, the FTA and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) have launched a guide with advice on doing it safely, quickly and effectively.