A plan to introduce a clean air zone in Bath, which will cost non-Euro 6 HGVs £100 a day to enter but exempt all cars, has been slammed by the FTA. Under the revised Bath Clean Air Zone (CAZ) plan, non-Euro 6 buses, coaches and HGV will be charged £100 to enter the CAZ. Non-Euro 6 LGVs, vans, private hire vehicles and taxis will be charged £9 per day. FTA south west policy manager Chris Yarsley said Bath and North […]
The deadline for entry into the FTA Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards has been extended. Those seeking to enter the competition, which recognises the achievements of women within logistics, now have until 5pm on the 18 February to do so.
The FTA says the passing into law of Northern Ireland’s new O-licensing regime will help remove “cowboy” firms from the road. The Goods Vehicles Licensing of Operators Transport Bill was passed by the Northern Ireland Assembly yesterday (11 June), ushering in a new era of governance in the territory. The FTA has campaigned for the introduction of the regime, along with other industry partners, for years, believing better enforcement will benefit those running compliant freight businesses in the region. From […]
A road upgrade programme in Belfast, which was to be largely funded by the EU, has been put on hold following the referendum.