• CV Show Planned For April 2021

    THE Commercial Vehicle Show, planned for 13-15 April 2021 and held at the NEC, Birmingham will be the first ‘live’ opportunity in 16 months for businesses in the road transport sector to catch up on […]


     THE NEW Iveco Live Channel is designed to provide a virtual home for customers and followers to meet, interact and enjoy the full truck manufacturer’s brand experience. At a time of radical transformation, when the […]

  • Asset Alliance Opens New Site

    ASSET Alliance Group has opened its fourth retail and finance depot near Leeds to better meet the needs of existing customers and prospects. The new two acre site on Pheasant Drive, Birstall in Batley, is […]

  • Head In The Sand

     RHA CHIEF executive Richard Burnett has reacted to Lord Agnew’s comment that businesses trading with the EU have their ‘head in the sand’ over Brexit. Commenting, he said, ‘With weeks to go until the transition […]

  • Vans Of The Future

     A DRAMATIC shift to electric power will soon be underway for UK businesses that operate vans, according to authoritative research from the Arval Mobility Observatory. When asked, half of respondents (50%) said that they were […]

  • Bigger Northern Gateway

     PD PORTS has recently completed a £3.36 million refurbishment project on its Number 1 Ro-Ro linkspan at Teesport, the UK’s northern gateway for international trade. Operating three Ro-Ro berths at Teesport, PD Ports currently welcomes […]

  • No Sound Judgement On Reversing Alarms

    THE LOOMING Direct Vision Standard (DVS) for commercial vehicles in London ‘bizarrely’ ignores the proven effectiveness of safety tech like reversing alarms, claims a leading road safety expert. From 26 October, all goods vehicles over […]

  • Truckfest Scotland Cancelled

    AFTER managing to run four UK Truckfests this year, organiser Live Promotions had to postpone one of its favourite events, Truckfest Scotland, due to COVID ‘distancing’ constraints. ‘We are going to transfer everyone’s booking to […]

  • Benevolent Support For HGV Drivers

    FOR HAULIER members who have had to make drivers redundant, the RHA have an offer that will help them get back on their feet; a free day’s Driver CPC to help keep their skills up […]

  • Brexit: Can UK Be Ready For End Of Transition?

    FOLLOWING receipt of a letter from Michael Gove MP, detailing ‘reasonable worst-case scenario’ planning, the RHA remains sceptical about the government’s readiness for the end of the Brexit transition period. It says that between 30-50% […]


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