Buckinghamshire Council has refused to approve lorry route applications serving HS2 sites, believing that the work will bring the county to a standstill. It means work on the high speed railway has ground to a halt while the two sides are at loggerheads, with the secretary of state now stepping in to decide how to proceed. The council claimed HS2 had not provided enough information about HGV movements on the A413/A355 corridor and their impact. It also said the rail […]
Public service provider Amey has put six 7 tonne Iveco Daily trucks into operation on its traffic management contract with the Highways Agency.
The Treasury has suspended the HGV Road User Levy for a year to help hauliers recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) has warned imports and exports of live animals will be disrupted after 1 July following news that Portsmouth International Port has scrapped plans to build a live animal border control post (BCP).