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HMRC uncovers diesel fraud in Sunderland

HMRC uncovers diesel fraud in Sunderland

A diesel laundering plant, capable of evading £1.4 million in duty, has been dismantled by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) at commercial premises in Sunderland city centre.

Beverley Bell

CILT UK names Beverley Bell as its next President

The Senior Traffic Commissioner for Great Britain, Beverley Bell, is to take up the one-year presidency of CILT UK from Jim Spittle when he passes on the honour at an inauguration lunch to be held in London on 8th May.

Premier Logistics orders new SDC trailers to meet increasing demand

Premier Logistics orders new SDC trailers to meet increasing demand

In response to customer requirements, Premier Logistics is extending its fleet with ten new SDC trailers. The curtainsider trailers will be put to nationwide use from the company’s head office in Bardon.

RHA chief executive Richard Burnett

RHA set for Treasury meeting over driver shortage funding

Following extensive lobbying on behalf of its members, the Road Haulage Association (RHA) has welcomed an invitation from the Treasury to attend a meeting early next month to discuss the issue of funding for employers to train UK residents to drive in the haulage industry.

Mary Macleod MP

2015 FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards – final call for nominations

Women who excel in the sector, whatever their role, only have until 9th February to enter the eighth FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards programme.