John Hayes MP has retained his role for freight and logistics, following Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle. Hayes took on the role last September and reports to transport secretary Chris Grayling, who also retained his position following the general election and changes to May’s senior team. Hayes, MP for South Holland and The Deepings, is also responsible for Highways England and skills and innovation at the department. His predecessor, Andrew Jones MP, has left the DfT to take up […]
The FTA has called on the government to protect infrastructure spending when it publishes its Spending Review this Wednesday (26 June).
Local MP demands answers from Highways England after Orwell Bridge closures branded “utterly ridiculous”
A Suffolk MP has held “positive discussions” with Highways England about regular closures of the Orwell Bridge on the A14, after local businesses said it was costing them £1m each time.
Fuel duty will be frozen for the next 12 months, revealed Chancellor George Osborne in today’s Budget 2014, despite industry calls for a much-needed reduction.