The Transport Select Committee has launched an inquiry into the effectiveness of all-lane running on England’s motorways. Several all-lane running motorway schemes in sections of the M1, M4, M5, M6, M42 and M62 are in operation either as part of a managed motorway, or with the hard shoulder used as a full-time lane. The committee said the use of all-lane running looks set to expand and it would therefore like to evaluate the evidence generated to date on the experiences […]
Rob Flello, political champion of the haulage industry, has been ousted as Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent South by Conservative candidate Jack Brereton.
Chris Grayling has replaced Patrick McLoughlin as transport secretary.
Highways England, the body replacing the Highways Agency next week (1 April), has conceded it needs to strengthen its relationship with the logistics sector.