With work currently taking place on London’s Cycle superhighway scheme, and ahead of the introduction of the London Safer Lorry Scheme in September, the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference will take place next month. According to the FTA, over 265,000 freight vehicles delivering 360,000 tonnes of goods to the UK capital every day. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk about the event FTA head of policy for London, Natalie Chapman, said that running vehicles in London had now become a specialist area […]
The freeze in fuel duty until the end of the current parliament will deliver “significant benefits to the British freight industry” according to the MD of one of the UK’s largest haulage firms.
Operators will be charged for Fors membership from later this year, although the exact cost has not yet been revealed.
A senior Transport for London (TfL) official has welcomed today’s launch of the newly formed Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), formed by the merger of Vosa and the DSA.