Charity Transaid has appointed TfL commissioner Sir Peter Hendy as a trustee as it seeks to expand the scope of its international work. Transaid aims to improve people’s quality of life in the developing world by making transport more available and affordable. It was founded by Save the Children and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (UK), and works by sharing skills and knowledge with local people to enable them to put in place and manage efficient transport systems. […]
Transport for London (TfL) has held an Olympic briefing with members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) to build ties ahead of this summer’s Games. Despite APN representing eight networks consisting of more than 650 hauliers, chairman Paul Sanders has previously expressed frustration at a lack of engagement with Olympic organisers, which the event rectified. Sanders complimented TfL on bringing his members up to speed, and describes the meeting late last month as positive and productive, although he concedes […]
Transport for London (TfL) has disqualified a member of the Fors scheme for the first time: Cowan Plant of Hayes.
TfL is studying the implications of a peak hours ban on LGVs in the capital, but remains unconvinced of its desirability.