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Cautious welcome for Heathrow expansion

The freight and logistics sector broadly welcomed the news today that the government has agreed to expand air capacity at Heathrow.

UKWA CEO, Peter Ward

Sports Direct coverage must not be bad news for logistics industry, says UKWA CEO Peter Ward

The media storm surrounding Sports Direct’s treatment of staff at its warehouse should not deter anyone from considering a career in the logistics industry, says UKWA CEO, Peter Ward

EQT launches bid for GB Railfreight

The Eurotunnel Group has received a binding and irrevocable offer from Swedish private equity group EQT Infrastructure, for the potential acquisition of its subsidiary, GB Railfreight, the third largest rail freight operator in the UK

Stuart Jackson, Tyresafe

TyreSafe launches dramatic video showing dangers of low tread depth

Tyre safety charity TyreSafe has launched a new 360° video that depicts the startling difference in braking distances between tyres just below the legal limit and those with full tread.

RHA chief executive Richard Burnett

French military in Calais as ‘Jungle’ dismantling process begins

French military to carry out security checks on HGV trucks at the port of Calais.