City freight deliveries combining rail trunking and low-emission final-mile vehicles set to expand


 

An end-to-end city delivery scheme between the East Midlands, Yorkshire and London that combines rail trunking with low-emission first and last-mile journeys is expanding. The ‘London Link’ was launched in 2011 as a partnership between logistics firm 5PL (UK) and Wego Carbon Neutral Couriers. It sees goods collected for first and last-mile legs by cycle courier or electric van from centres in Yorkshire, the East Midlands and London and transported on its trunk journey on passenger trains. Jeff Screeton, MD […]