Gloucestershire haulier The Cullimore Group has nominated two of its drivers for the Road Haulage Association’s (RHA) HGV Heroes campaign, running to 13 August. The campaign celebrates hauliers working across multiple disciplines for their efforts in keeping essential goods moving around the country during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Cullimore Group’s nominees, Richard Livall (pictured left) and Patrick Gibbs (right), have remained ever-present throughout the pandemic, ensuring the safe delivery of goods such as bread directly from the mill to local […]
The government has challenged the logistics industry to boost the number of its female and ethnic minority employees.
MT takes a look at yesterday’s pre-Brexit budget (29 Oct) delivered by Chancellor Phillip Hammond to see what lies ahead for the logistics sector and UK economy as it approaches a crucial point.
The FTA and RHA joined forces at a Treasury meeting last Friday (20 Feb) to push for immediate government funding towards the cost of training and licence acquisition for new HGV drivers.