Humber Express shuttle service offers a green alternative

26 November 2021

Humber Express, a partnership between DFDS, one of Europe’s leading ferry and providers, and iPort Rail, the UK’s most advanced multimodal logistics hub, has created a link to the Port of Immingham with the capacity to move 80 containers per day.

Sector backing for call to outlaw cowboy builders

25 November 2021

Giving its support to a Private Member’s Bill calling for the mandatory licensing of construction companies, the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) said that it would help protect consumers and reputable builders.

Reimbursing bus operators for concessionary travel

25 November 2021

The Department for Transport (DfT) has published guidance for travel authorities on how they can reimburse bus operators who carry concession permit holders such as disabled and older people.

UK set to ratify ILO Violence at Work Convention

25 November 2021

The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Therese Coffey, has told the House of Commons that the Government has decided to ratify the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Violence and Harassment Convention.

Small firms welcome new Government Export Strategy

25 November 2021

We reported recently on a new plan to help businesses across the UK to sell their world-class products around the globe (see Government sets out strategy to boost exports to £1 trillion).