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 […]
Road transport trade associations the FTA and RHA have welcomed the appointment of Beverley Bell as Senior Traffic Commissioner (STC). Bell, who has been acting STC since Philip Brown’s retirement last October, takes on her new role for at least the next four years. She will also continue as TC for the North West of England. Jack Semple, RHA policy director, says: “We welcome the appointment of Beverley Bell as STC, she knows the transport industry well and as acting […]
The lead organisation overseeing the UK platooning trials has told motortransport.co.uk that the project is “very much still alive”, despite progress stalling due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The government’s decision to unilaterally extend the grace periods relating to border checks on some agri-food products going into Northern Ireland, which were set to expire after 31 March 2021, has been given the thumbs up by Logistics UK.