An outbreak of Covid-19 at Wincanton’s B&Q distribution centre in Swindon has seen the number of infected staff rise to a total of 16 today (24 August). The company told motortransport.co.uk that another two staff members have tested positive, adding that all 16 are self-isolating. Wincanton has no plans to close the facility and has implemented a deep clean of the premises. The outbreak at the distribution centre, which Wincanton operates on behalf of B&Q, closely follows an outbreak of […]
More than 400 Argos employees are to strike next week, in protest at the proposed transfer of 96 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.
Unfortunately but inevitably because of the ongoing COVID-19 situation the Motor Transport Awards 2020 will be postponed from the 1 July 2020 to the 27 August 2020. We are very grateful to have been able to make this decision with the full support and understanding of Grosvenor House and our sponsor partners. Thank you to all of you who have already booked to attend the awards, we will be keeping you up to date with our editorial coverage and content, […]
The government is considering a trial of 25-metre double artics on Britain’s roads as part of a wider multi-modal transport strategy.