Highways England, the body replacing the Highways Agency next week (1 April), has conceded it needs to strengthen its relationship with the logistics sector. A spokesman for the government-owned company said: “One of the things we’ve got to do is get better information out to [hauliers] about road works and having that partnership. “It’s a really important relationship to us, and something Highways England will be keen to strengthen in the days and months to come.” Today, Highways England published […]
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