Road Haulage Association

Fleet of white trucks

Soaring wage, fuel and energy costs crippli...

Feb 28, 2022Comments off

Thousands of small hauliers are at breaking point and require emergency action to help keep them afloat, including a fuel duty freeze, an essential-user rebate

Parked lorries

RHA head Richard Burnett to leave trade bod...

Dec 14, 2021Comments off

Richard Burnett, Chief Executive of RHA, is to leave the trade association on 31 December. His departure will bring an end to a seven-year career

Kent Access Permit

Kent Access Permit policy cost hauliers ove...

Sep 02, 2021Comments off

Hauliers were fined over £630,000 for not having the right paperwork to enter Kent at the end of the Brexit transition period, DfT has revealed.

fuel duty

Industry calls on Chancellor not to raise f...

Feb 22, 2021Comments off

The haulage industry is stepping up the pressure on Chancellor Rishi Sunak to freeze or cut fuel duty. He is rumoured to be considering a

Road Haulage Association

Gove accuses RHA of not being ‘constr...

Oct 02, 2020Comments off

The relationship with Cabinet minister Michael Gove and the Road Haulage Association took a turn for the worse this week when Gove criticised the Road

HGV Heroes

RHA gives HGV Heroes the recognition they d...

Jun 26, 2020Comments off

Since the UK’s plunge into lockdown on 23 March the nation’s reliance on truckers to deliver food, medicines and the all-important personal protection equipment to

First motorway pub ‘promotes drink-dr...

Jan 22, 2014Comments off

M40 services now plays host to Britain's first-ever motorway pub - and campaigners are not happy

RHA FTA Fuel Card saves members £150,000 i...

Jan 20, 2014Comments off

Associations jointly launched the card last March

RHA reveal Danny Alexander as Annual Lunch ...

Dec 19, 2013Comments off

Hosted in London on May 15, the event will be attended by MPs, Traffic Commissioners, key industry suppliers and personalities

RHA welcome £111million M6-Heysham link ro...

Dec 19, 2013Comments off

Project will cut journey times, create new jobs and boost the local economy, Association claim