Plans to make Manchester’s Clean Air Zone (CAZ) a non-charging scheme are still on the table, following the government’s decision to delay it. Defra has granted Greater Manchester Councils Authority (GMCA) a delay to the scheme, which was due to launch on 30 May this year, so new plans can be drawn up. The delay followed an impassioned plea by Mayor Andy Burnham, who argued that, in the light of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on residents and businesses, […]
The government has ruled out funding HGV licence acquisitions to ease the current driver shortage in the UK, according to DfT minister Lord Ahmed.
Whistl is accelerating its expansion into e-fulfillment with the opening of three new depots.
There has been “a high number” of enquiries from international HGV drivers wanting to come to the UK and capitalise on the temporary visa scheme, according to a Harrogate law firm.