Roy Bowles OBE, founder and chairman of air cargo specialist Roy Bowles Transport, died suddenly last Thursday after a short illness at the age of 84. His son and joint managing director Stephen Bowles said Roy was being treated in hospital for a chest infection which developed into pneumonia. “He was sharp ‘til the end,” Stephen said, “and I was by his side.” Roy Bowles was one of the pioneers of air freight haulage when he started moving cargo from […]
Drivers for Whistl have been recognised for their heroic work during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Government proposals to ban tyres over 10 years old from being used on trucks and trailers are “missing the mark” according to the RHA.
Growth in haulage rates slowed almost to a halt in the first three months of the year, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Average haulage rates grew by just 0.1% against a 2005 baseline in the first quarter of 2013, down from 0.2% during the final quarter of 2012, the latest Services Producer Price Index from the ONS has revealed.