Metro mayors must harmonise measures to avoid introducing contradictory regulations, associations have warned. The warning from both the FTA and RHA came after the election last week of six metro mayors who hold enhanced powers in their regions to make decisions on a range of policies including transport. Both associations are seeking meetings with the new mayors to help them better understand the needs of freight operators before they roll out their respective transport policies. FTA national policy head Chris […]
Operators can now access a street-by-street guide to the Olympic Torch Relay. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games has revealed the detailed route the ”moving roadblock” will take as it travels across the UK. The Olympic Flame will complete a 70-day journey, and with a series of events planned around it, local road congestion is assured. For those planning ahead, Transport for London has also published the road restrictions relating to the Games road races in London.
DPD has secured planning permission for a new distribution centre at Symmetry Park, Bicester.
Non-Euro 6 trucks will be charged £50 a day to enter the Birmingham Clean Air Zone (CAZ), after council leaders approved the latest proposals today (11 December).