French transport minister Jean-Baptiste Djebbari has told Sky News a plan is being worked on to resume the movement of unaccompanied freight from the UK to France with cross-EU talks “to begin within hours”. The move to “establish a solid health protocol” comes after the UK governement and industry groups warned of “serious disruption” following France’s decison to refuse arrivals of UK passengers for 48 hours amid concerns over a new strain of the cororavirus. Freight trucks have been banned […]
Businesses on both sides of the channel have been given certainty by the overwhelming backing from the European Parliament to the Brexit trade and customs deal, despite the UK’s exit being described as a “historic mistake”.
A cross-party group of MPs joined FairFuelUK (FFUK) and its backers today, to deliver a letter to 10 Downing Street calling for a 3ppl reduction in fuel duty in next week’s Budget.