The DfT has revealed the abolition of the paper driving licence will be delayed until 8 June this year. Motortransport.co.uk reported last year that plans to do away with the paper part of the driving licence from January had been put on hold, after opposition from trade associations concerned it would actually increase the burden on hauliers. Trade bodies, including the FTA and vehicle hire body the BVRLA, raised operational concerns about the original proposal. This would have forced anyone […]
The FTA is calling on the Welsh Assembly to back its campaign to slash charges for the Severn River crossings.
Karen Crispe will step down from her role as MD of Tachodisc to join the FTA at the start of April as commercial director.
The government has rejected the idea of extending student loans for funding licence acquisition, saying it was “not appropriate”.