• Logistics Workers Vital In Scotland Too

      FOLLOWING a parliamentary speech from Deputy First Minister of Scotland, John Swinney, the FTA was calling for the Scottish government to understand the vital role of the logistics industry, and its workers, during this […]

  • Harsh Open For Emergencies

    HARSH is making the maximum possible effort to maintain its service to customers, by staying open. Going against the industry norm of widespread full closures, Harsh remains committed to providing a vital, core level of […]

  • Drivers’ Hours Relaxation In Detail

    Drivers’ Hours Relaxation In Detail

    WITH mounting pressure on a number of distribution operations, the government has taken steps to ease the pressure on drivers and transport operations to make sure that the supplies that we all need continue to […]

  • Events postponed and cancelled

        Tip-Ex / Tank-Ex, Harrogate THE THREE day Tip-Ex and Tank-Ex show, originally scheduled for 28-30 May 2020 at Harrogate, has been postponed until 2021 and a new date has still to be announced. […]

  • Grampian Truck Show

    ANOTHER casualty of the Coronavirus is the Grampian Truck Show, scheduled to have been held at Thainstone, Inverurie on 18 April and sponsored by Asset Alliance Group. The event has been postponed following government advice […]

  • ITT Hub 2020

    WITH THE UK now in the delay phase of its response to the Covid-19 outbreak, Binswood Media, the organisers of ITT Hub, has taken the difficult decision to postpone the launch event that was due […]

  • Show Postponed

    THE SOLWAY Show has been postponed from 26 April at Lockerbie Truck Stop until later in the year ‘due to the current health crisis’.  

  • From Stena Line Re: Single Driver Occupancy

    DUE TO the design of our ferries, as well as the length and nature of the crossings, Stena Line have always operated a shared cabin policy for freight drivers. As we have always done, where […]

  • tunnel to link Northern Ireland with Scotland

    IN A LETTER to the UK Secretary of State for Transport, Scottish Transport Secretary Michael Matheson has poured cold water on the concept of building a tunnel to link Northern Ireland with Scotland, suggesting the […]

  • acquisition

    TELEMATICS provider Microlise, has completed the acquisition of TruTac Ltd, UK specialist in fleet compliance and management software for HGV and PSVs. TruTac will remain an independent company as part of the Microlise Group, headquartered […]