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National Infrastructure Commission seeks evidence for new freight study

National Infrastructure Commission seeks evidence for new freight study

Evidence sought to help shape a new study into improving the infrastructure supporting the UK’s freight networks

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.

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

Alphatrans acquisition will extend DFDS’s reach

Shipping and logistics group DFDS will acquire all the shares in Dutch logistics company Alphatrans Group BV following the signing of an agreement signed with Martin Bos, owner of Alphatrans.