A plan by Hampshire County Council to cut freight movements across the county’s highways by banning truck movements on Sundays has been slammed by the RHA. The plan is part of the council’s policy to reduce the county’s carbon emissions. The strategy also proposes a new rule to stop HGVs from overtaking on motorways in the region. The report, published on the council’s website, suggests the strategy should include a move to “ban the movement of HGVs on a Sunday […]
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Ahead of Monday’s (29 October) budget, Andrew Galliers, senior tax manager and transport and logistics sector specialist at accountancy firm Menzies, sets out his thoughts on assisting operators with the transition to a sustainable future.
Lorry drivers who arrive in the UK from today (6 April) must take a Covid-19 test within 48 hours of their arrival or face a £2,000 fine, the DfT is warning.