Licence increase for Poundworld


Discount retailer Poundworld, which was convicted of tachograph offences earlier this year, has been granted an interim increase in its O-licence authorisation. North East traffic commissioner (TC) Kevin Rooney (pictured) considered Poundworld Retail’s application for the variation at a public inquiry (PI) on 5 November. Poundworld Retail was called before the TC after the company, its transport manager and 12 drivers were convicted in May and June of making false records or failing to use a tachograph. A DVSA investigation […]