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DVSA crackdown on drivers' hours rules

DVSA crackdown on drivers' hours rules

DVSA to start issuing on-the-spot penalties to lorry drivers who repeatedly break drivers’ hours rules from March 5.

Transaid launches biggest ever cycle challenge

Charity invites transport and logistics sector to take part in 972-mile Land’s End to John o’ Groats cycle race

Multimodal masterplan unveiled for Thames Enterprise Park

Multimodal masterplan unveiled for Thames Enterprise Park

Ambitious plans for a huge 415-acre logistics ‘superhub’ on the site of the former Coryton oil refinery on the River Thames in Essex have been revealed.

Rent for unused lorry park for Operation Stack costs taxpayer £5.7 million

Rent for unused lorry park costs £5.7 million

The Department for Transport has confirmed it has spent £5.7 million to rent Manston Airport in Kent as an emergency lorry parking area in case it needs to implement Operation Stack.

Air freight demand soars to seven year high

Air freight demand soars to seven year high

Air freight demand rose by 9% in 2017, its highest level for seven years, according to the latest data released by International Air Transport Association.