Logistics UK has been invited to join the government’s Brexit Business Taskforce, providing advice about how logistics can overcome challenges posed by new trading arrangements. It said the invitation, made by the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Michael Gove, was in recognition of the group’s work helping the government to keep Britain trading throughout the Brexit process. David Wells (pictured), Logistics UK chief executive, said: “Logistics is the lifeblood of UK PLC – it is vital to all elements […]
A range of the transport sector’s leading operators have given an optimistic trading forecast for the rest of 2021 and beyond, with many continuing to report soaring volumes.
Local roads in England and Wales are resurfaced on average once every 70 years and the repair backlog has now topped £12bn, according to a survey highlighting the scale of the problem faced by highways engineers.
HGV driver medicals are being suspended by two of the largest providers during the COVID-19 pandemic.