The FTA has given a cautious welcome to Transport for London’s (TfL) plans to accomodate the growing number of cyclists in the capital but warned that freight deliveries nust be considered in any new designs. Launched last week (13 June), the draft London Cycling Design Standards showcased the latest ideas in street design aimed at offering cyclists protection from vehicles. FTA head of policy for London Natalie Chapman, told Motortransport.co.uk that it was a positive step by TfL: “There are […]
The Home Affairs Committee has said it cannot see how the government will fulfil its promise to deliver 100% exit checks at Britain’s major cross-Channel terminals.
The FTA has seen its level of membership rise to the highest level since 2008, although financially it had a broadly flat year in 2012.