A permanent lorry parking area with space for 3,600 lorries in Kent has been given the green light as a long term solution to the problems caused by Operation Stack. The government said that the Stanford West site attracted twice as many supporters than those who thought it should be based at a location north of junction 11 on the M20. The lorry parking area should deliver better journeys for drivers and keep the roads flowing when Operation Stack is […]
Enforcement of the HGV Road User Levy in Northern Ireland is to begin on Monday (17 November), the Department of the Environment (DoE) has confirmed, six-months after enforcement in the rest of the UK began.
The road haulage industry boosted its efficiency last year, according to new statistics from the DfT.
Both the FTA and the RHA have now urged the chancellor to prioritise cutting fuel duty and ensuring the HGV Road User Levy does not negatively impact on UK operators.