Next year the speculation surrounding the UK’s exit from the EU becomes a reality. In the first of a series of briefings for members following several meetings with government ministers and officials, RHA chief executive Richard Burnett looks at the knowns and unknowns of Brexit. Known: On March 2019 the UK will leave the EU, the single market and the customs union. This means the end of free movement of goods and people between the UK and the EU and […]
Transport minister Claire Perry has met a delegation from the RHA to discuss the crippling driver shortage and the RHA’s proposal for a £100m package of grants to train new HGV drivers.
FM Conway has launched an HGV driver apprenticeship scheme to help tackle the UK’s driver shortfall.
The Forth Road Bridge will not fully reopen to HGV traffic until mid-March, according to Scottish transport minister Derek Mackay.