The government is committed to delivering Brexit on schedule on 31 October with or without a deal, transport secretary Grant Schapps MP told the RHA parliamentary reception last night. Appointed by Boris Johnson when he became prime minister to replace the widely disliked Chris Grayling, Schapps was described as a “breath of fresh air” by RHA chief executive Richard Burnett. But Burnett was scathing about the chaos surrounding Brexit, just 10 days before the UK is due to leave the […]
Travel relating to logistics businesses is essential and should not be challenged, government tells police
All travel relating to the operation of logistics business has been designated as essential travel by the government during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The government’s suspension of all Clean Air Zone schemes to January 2021 is not long enough, the RHA has insisted.
The RHA has accused ferry operators of reneging on their agreement with the haulage industry to pass on fuel price savings to hauliers using routes between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.