Hauliers call for one year delay to “punishing” red diesel ban


The RHA is calling on Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak to delay the red diesel ban by one year, warning that failure to do so will result in a £1.4bn hit to small hauliers and businesses. The association is arguing for a 12 month delay from 1 April this year followed by a phased introduction. RHA said it is appealing to the Chancellor because of the “crippling cost pressures” hauliers are experiencing as they battle with the aftershocks from […]