No end to fossil fuelled trucks without clear roadmap

7 September 2021

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has called on the Government to work with industry to develop a plan that facilitates the transition to zero emission heavy goods vehicles (HGVs), before it commits to an end-of-sale date for conventionally fuelled trucks.

Threat of cement shortages later this year

7 September 2021

According to trade union Unite, the construction industry will face severe cement shortages this autumn if lorry drivers employed by Hanson, on the Castle Cement contract, vote for strike action in a dispute over pay.