Senior traffic commissioner (TC) and TC for the North West Beverley Bell is to step down next year. Bell is to continue in her current roles until spring 2017 after being re-appointed by the DfT for another 12 months. However, she does not intend to seek reappointment next year. She said: “In reflecting on my work as STC I feel that real progress has been made in challenging times for traffic commissioners and operators alike. “I consider that, next spring, the […]
Former RHA chief executive Geoff Dunning has said he does not expect to see “wholesale changes” to the way the traffic commissioners (TCs) operate after being appointed as a special advisor to a government review into their role.
The DfT has launched Quiet Deliveries guidance to help local communities and residents understand how out-of-hours deliveries work, the benefits they can provide, and how they can get involved in the planning process.
Jesse Norman remains minister for road freight at the DfT, as the line up of ministers and their responsibilities was finalised after Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle.