TfL needs to bring back the role of head of freight in order to co-ordinate freight movement across London, the FTA told the London Assembly today (5 February). The demand came at a meeting of the London Assembly transport committee this week, which looked at the challenges of delivering freight in London and what TfL is doing to improve the situation. Natalie Chapman, head of south England and urban policy at the FTA, told the committee: “There needs to be […]
Plans for a new international rail freight terminal at Mossend in Bellshill have been approved by Scottish ministers.
Welcome to the first edition of Motor Transport’s Power Players – the list of the 20 people who we believe have the most influence and exert the most control over the road transport industry. This list is by no means objective, but we’ve debated the merits of those on the list. You will find operators, clients, industry stakeholders and a few off-the-wall choices. Some are there because they exerted power in 2012, while others appear because we expect them to […]