Richard Meads, director of Meads Construction, has met with Treasury financial secretary Lucy Frazer to raise concerns about the rising cost of fuel. Meads Construction, which is an RHA member, runs 20 trucks as part of a construction and groundworks business. At the meeting, arranged by RHA, Meads told Frazer that the cost of filling up one bulk fuel tank of diesel costs £5,400 more than two years ago – an increase of £141,000. He also pointed out that the […]
Abbey Logistics is topping up its frontline workers’ sick pay to ensure they do not feel the need to continue to work if they need to self-isolate during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Buckinghamshire Council has refused to approve lorry route applications serving HS2 sites, believing that the work will bring the county to a standstill.
More than 90 cold chain industry leaders joined government ministers, MPs and Peers at the House of Commons to celebrate the sector’s achievements during the pandemic.