The government has an essential role to play in the roll-out of electric charging infrastructure across the capital, according to the FTA. Speaking after the launch of the London’s Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Taskforce Delivery Plan yesterday (17 June), Denise Beedell, policy manager for vans and urban at the FTA, said that while its members fully support the plan it will require central government to play its part. “The FTA is pleased to see the mayor of London has committed to […]
In a speech earlier this month London Mayor Boris Johnson singled out the drivers’ hours rules as the type of European legislation that he would like to see removed if the United Kingdom left the EU.
The London Assembly has backed the FTA’s call earlier this month to re-instate a dedicated freight chief at TfL.
The government has rejected the idea of extending student loans for funding licence acquisition, saying it was “not appropriate”.