HGV traffic to and from Ireland via Holyhead has slumped by around a third, according to port operator Stena Line. Stena said the reduction is largely due to operators from mainland Europe – whose trucks would normally head for Ireland via the UK ‘land bridge’ and pick up loads on the way back – deciding to avoid the UK. Head of UK Port Authorities at Stena Line Ian Davies said that whilst it was cheaper and quicker for lorry drivers […]
London Councils has confirmed that its Lorry Control Scheme is to start again on the 1 June.
Hauliers are still parking in unsafe locations with inadequate welfare, hygiene and sanitation facilities – two years after the government promised to provide more secure parking sites.
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