Government Policy

drivers' hours

Unite warns ‘illegal’ fresh ext...

Sep 21, 20211 Comment

Unite, the UK’s leading union, has warned that the government’s plans to continue to relax the maximum driving timing for lorry drivers, is dangerous, reckless

Charge points

Charge points to be ‘switched off’ for ...

Sep 17, 2021No Comments

New electric vehicle (EV) charge points, installed at home and in the workplace from May, will be pre-programmed to switch off during peak hours to

Charging Infrastructure

Charging an electric vehicle should be conv...

Jul 29, 2021Comments off

In Zero emission vehicles, published today, MPs on the Transport Committee deliver a set of recommendations to Government to boost the production and purchase of

electric vehicles

Government encourages fleet operators to co...

Jul 27, 2021Comments off

Funding to boost the UK’s transition to zero emission road freight, supporting industry and creating jobs has been announced today (27 July 2021). Pioneering £20 million

Transport Decarbonisation Plan

Transport Decarbonisation Plan

Jul 15, 2021Comments off

The government has published its commitments and the actions needed to decarbonise the entire transport system in the UK. It includes: the pathway to net

driver shortage

Government response to driver shortage

Jul 09, 2021Comments off

Transport minister Baroness Vere said extending drivers’ hours was “definitely not a long-term solution” to the burgeoning recruitment crisis, and that the industry had known

Chargepoints

Government with £20 million chargepoints b...

Feb 02, 2021Comments off

Local authorities are being urged to take advantage of a £20 million cash injection to boost the number of on-street electric vehicle chargepoints in towns

GDL

Government not taking forward work on GDL

Oct 26, 2020Comments off

The Government has once again distanced itself from the introduction of graduated driver licencing. GDL is a scheme which places restrictions on new drivers, such

green numberplates

Nissan dealers preparing for introduction o...

Aug 31, 2020Comments off

NISSAN dealers are preparing for the arrival of green numberplates this autumn. The plates are being brought in especially for electric vehicles and have an

Acceleration Unit

Transport Secretary launches Acceleration U...

Aug 21, 2020Comments off

Vital rail and road upgrades that will create jobs, increase connectivity, and boost the economy will be delivered more quickly, thanks to the launch of