News

All the latest from Freight Online

News

TfN launches £60 billion plan to transform road and rail network

TfN launches £60 billion plan to transform road and rail network in the North

Transport for the North launches 30-year plan to transform region’s road and rail network.

Brittany Ferries has announced a new freight route from Cork to Santander

Brittany Ferries to introduce new Ireland-Spain freight route

Brittany Ferries has announced a new freight route direct from Cork to Santander in northern Spain.

Cautious welcome for reduction in Severn tolls

Cautious welcome for reduction in Severn tolls

Freight industry broadly welcomes reduction in VAT element of tolls on Severn crossings

Shifting from road to rail on congested freight routes could improve air quality

Shifting from road to rail on congested freight routes could improve air quality, new research suggests

New research suggests switching more freight to rail on four of England’s most heavily congested freight routes has the potential to reduce air pollution and improve road safety

Growth continues for rail freight

Rail freight growth continues

Record expansion has been confirmed in the two main rail freight markets of construction and consumer (intermodal) traffic, according to latest quarterly ORR rail freight statistics.