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Renowned author joins ‘Came by Ship’ judging panel

Renowned author joins ‘Came by Ship’ judging panel

As WISTA-UK’s writing competition ‘Came by Ship’ continues to capture the creative imagination of many young people across the UK, the organisers have announced that the British journalist and author, Rose George, has agreed to join the judging panel for the competition.

Pall-Ex brings in Kevin Buchanan as it looks to the future

Pall-Ex brings in Kevin Buchanan as it looks to the future

As part of its ongoing quest to expand its UK and European networks, Pall-Ex has made significant changes to its senior management team as it continues to drive up quality standards across the industry.

FLTA launches national Safer Site Programme

FLTA launches national Safer Site Programme

The free safety programme will benefit any company that operates one fork lift truck or an entire fleet

Ian Baxter, Owner and Chairman of Baxter Freight

HGV road user levy is a spectacular failure not a great success!

After years of campaigning by the British haulage industry for a ‘level playing field’ with Europe, the Government finally caved in on 1st April by introducing the HGV road user levy. The levy is paid by all trucks running on British roads but is only an increase for foreign registered vehicles, as UK trucks have their vehicle excise duty rebated by the same amount.

UK could lose its European aviation crown within 10 years

UK could lose its European aviation crown within 10 years

As the Airports Commission prepares to launch its 12 week consultation into the shortlisted options for how the UK can maintain its status as an international hub, John Holland-Kaye, Heathrow Airport’s Chief Executive Officer, has warned that the Britain could lose its crown as the home of the biggest airport for international traffic in Europe, within the next 10 years.