Musicians have joined forces with concert hauliers to urge Boris Johnson to ensure the survival of the events haulage industry amid new post-Brexit trade restrictions. In a letter to the prime minister, the group, which includes luminaries from the music industry, said he needed to secure a “cultural easement” to allow UK firms to continue to take tours across the EU. They warned that the industry, which contributes £70bn a year to the UK economy, faces ruin otherwise. The letter […]
As hauliers face yet another rise this summer in insurance premium tax, MT looks at what action industry can take to lessen its impact
Southampton’s Harris Transport, which ceased trading last week, has now been placed into administration.
The FTA told MPs that it was “surprised” it had not been alerted to government research that found a no-deal Brexit would result not only in severe delays at Calais but also fuel shortages affecting hauliers across the UK.