Another leading haulier has spoken out against the extension of London’s Low Emission Zone (LEZ) this week. Jacqueline O’Donovan, MD of O’Donovan Waste Disposal, is warning that the extended LEZ, combined with the introduction of the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) and plans to extend the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) is a “total car crash” which is forcing hauliers out of London. Her comments follow an open letter last week from Mike Parr, MD of Feltham-based Perishable Movements (PML) to […]
Highways England has remained tight lipped amid rumours that it plans to introduce a 60mph speed limit on the M1.
UPS has completed its final delivery to the International Broadcast Centre (IBC) and Main Press Centre (MPC) at the Olympic Park. As a result the equipment for 21,000 media representatives is now all delivered, set up and in place for the start of the Games. The logistics giant has transported 400 tons of television gear, 60,000 items of broadcast equipment and 560,000m of cabling into the IBC, which will be the only facility within the Olympic Park to operate 24 […]
Refuse and recycling drivers and loaders at Reigate and Banstead Borough Council are planning strikes over the summer unless last-minute talks this week are successful.