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HGV driver shortage

Lorries in traffic

Is a salary spike saving the UK haulage ind...

Oct 27, 2022Comments off

Since Brexit, it’s no secret that the UK haulage industry has faced some less-than-ideal circumstances. From the loss of European workers to long delays exacerbated

HGV driver training

Helping local councils beat the HGV driver ...

Oct 27, 2022Comments off

HGV drivers are vital to many important services that local councils provide. From waste collection to renewables services and local authorities’ logistics operations, HGV drivers

Driver shortages

Solving the driver shortage with flexible f...

Oct 10, 2022Comments off

As the country’s main line of supply, HGV traffic forms the moving backbone of the UK economy and its ability to trade with European partners.

Logistics UK’s annual report warns of con...

Jun 14, 2022Comments off

Disruption to global supply chains looks set to continue in 2022, requiring a radical move away from a reliance on just-in-time to the use of

Red lorry on a road

Do falling road freight prices signal easin...

Mar 10, 2022Comments off

New industry data reveals that haulage price-per-mile index fell below courier figures for the first time in 11 months, but industry costs remain high. As

Female Truck Driver

HGV driving appeals to underrepresented gro...

Feb 24, 2022Comments off

The Driver Academy Group, a consortium led by HGV training specialist HGVC, has secured a record number of applications from women, ethnic minorities and younger

Trainee Driver

Driver Academy Group urge candidates to sig...

Jan 20, 2022Comments off

The Driver Academy Group, a consortium led by HGV training specialist HGVC, is urging candidates to apply for its Government-funded HGV driver training courses, with

Lorries at Dover

Government playing ‘Russian roulette’ w...

Jan 11, 2022Comments off

The government is failing to monitor how many foreign lorries are entering and leaving the UK under revised cabotage rules introduced in October last year,

Trainee HGV driver and instructor

Driver Academy Group to lead government HGV...

Dec 13, 2021Comments off

The Driver Academy Group, a consortium led by HGV training specialist HGVC, and comprising workforce solutions group Manpower and trade body Logistics UK, has won

Student receiving his CPC pass certificate

Update on changes to HGV and bus driving te...

Nov 18, 2021Comments off

The Driver and Vehicles Standards Agency  (DVSA) is advising that the Driver CPC part 3 test is being split into two separate parts. Learner drivers