Apprentices will play a major part at the FTA’s Logistics Skills Summit that takes place next month, with a focus on the association’s apprentices currently conducting a three-year scheme at operator Gist. The Logistics Skills Summit, which takes place on 17 March at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena, also coincides with National Apprenticeship Week and will take an in-depth look at the skills shortage in transport and logistics as well as the steps needed to be taken to attract, recruit and retain […]
Fuel duty has been frozen for a fifth year in a row in today’s Budget.
The finalists for this year’s FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards have been revealed.
A suggestion by new president of the Institute of Highway Engineers for the government to consider banning trucks from UK motorways on Sundays has been described as “out of touch” and “the last thing” the industry would want to see in the UK. Richard Hayes, who will became president of the IHE this week, says he will be writing to the roads minister, Mike Penning, to ask the Department for Transport (DfT) to investigate the issue as part of its […]