A lorry driver has been disqualified from driving for more than two years following a collision in East Staffordshire that led to a significant clean-up operation to clear the road. Keith Talbot, 62, from Newcastle-under-Lyme, was given a 28-month disqualification from driving at Cannock Magistrates’ Court on 5 October after pleading guilty to drink driving. […]
Pressure is growing on London mayor Sadiq Khan to reverse his decision to increase the congestion charge after the lawyer taking legal action against him told motortransport.co.uk he had received wide-ranging support.
Wrexham-based waste haulier Ningbo Walking Floors had racked up trading losses of more than £545,000 before it collapsed into administration, a report to creditors revealed. The company was sold in a pre-pack deal to Stockton Property for £120,000, saving 38 jobs including 31 HGV drivers, Begbies Traynor said. Stockton shares the same director as Ningbo, […]
The DfT has confirmed that trucks using equipment designed to cut their emissions, such as aerodynamic flaps, will soon be allowed to run up to a GVW of 45 tonnes.