Plea to surrender Aspray Transport licences to avoid “negative connotations” rejected by TC


 

An 11th hour plea by the new owners of Aspray Transport, days before it went into administration last month, that its operating licences be surrendered rather than revoked, to avoid “negative connotations”, was rejected by the traffic commissioner who ruled that it “must have been abundantly clear” during due diligence that the firm had insufficient funds to qualify for the eight licences. Willenhall-based Aspray Transport, the delivery arm of Aspray Group, traded as Aspray24. It operated a fleet of around […]