Government must act decisively and create a permanent parking site for handling queues of lorries when there is disruption crossing the channel, the RHA said this week. The call comes as this weekend saw lorries continuing to queue on the M20 and A20 into Dover, as disruption to traffic crossing the Channel threatened to enter its third week. Hauliers have faced severe delays getting in and out of Dover since 1 April, as a result of the suspension of P&O […]
Operators and industry trade bodies have reacted with dismay to news that the government will continue to relax working hours until 8 August in an effort to ease the current driver shortage.
Government slammed over “wavering approach” to imported goods as checks are delayed until end of 2023
Post-Brexit import checks on goods arriving from the EU will not be introduced this year, resulting in a mixed response from businesses.
The FTA has poured cold water on suggestions that operators could perform annual roadworthiness tests on their own vehicles.