The delayed Birmingham Clean Air Zone (CAZ) could face further setbacks due to the coronavirus pandemic, the council has warned. Birmingham City Council was forced to delay the launch of its CAZ in January this year following issues with the government’s online vehicle checking tool. The launch date was pushed back to June and while the council is still aiming for that date it warned this week the COVID-19 outbreak could create further delays. A spokesperson from Birmingham City Council […]
The DVSA has admitted it now has “a number of outstanding applications” for individual vehicle approvals (IVAs) as well as appointment delays, as the enforcement agency battles to support priority testing during the pandemic.
The FTA has accused the London Assembly of “not thinking things through” after its Transport Committee called for a cut in LCV traffic in the capital, just months after it demanded a ban on HGV traffic in the rush hour.
Royal Mail has started construction of a new parcel hub in the Midlands as it capitalises on its profitable parcels business.