The London Assembly has backed the FTA’s call earlier this month to re-instate a dedicated freight chief at TfL. In a set of proposals sent in a letter to TfL today (28 Feb) on tackling the challenges of delivering freight in London, the assembly’s transport committee recommends a dedicated freight team is created, led by a senior officer. It said the team should work across TfL and with external stakeholders to deliver a “holistic freight strategy” for the capital in […]
Quiet Cities is the first global summit focused on enabling quieter deliveries of freight in urban environments. The two-day summit, a joint imitative between Motor Transport, TfL, DHL and Route Monkey, and it will take place on 25 and 26 November at Twickenham Stadium. It will bring together key stakeholders interested in seeing out-of-hours deliveries become a normal part of the supply chain. The summit includes a full conference programme, a networking dinner, exhibition, and live demonstration of the latest […]
A road upgrade programme in Belfast, which was to be largely funded by the EU, has been put on hold following the referendum.
A new report has called into question the effectiveness of safety mirrors fitted to LGVs as a means of preventing accidents involving cyclists.