The Liberal Democrats have blamed Brexit and the subsequent fall in the value of the pound since the vote for a 5ppl increase in the cost of fuel over the period, something they claim will be a longer term trend despite the current respite in UK pump prices. As the parties build up to next month’s general election, the pro-EU party has said the UK’s vote to leave the union is responsible for 5ppl of the recent increase in the […]
Jesse Norman MP has taken on the role of secretary of state for roads, local transport and devolution at the DfT.
The FTA has called on the UK government not to act upon Prime Minister Theresa May’s previous promise to take “no deal rather than a bad deal”, as Brexit negotiations formally begin today (19 June).
There is widespread agreement among UK and Irish parties that there should be no return to what has been labelled a ‘hard border’ separating Northern Ireland and Ireland after Brexit.