Every month the European Commission list the infringements of EU legislation by Member States which it has detected and wants them to correct. In February, Italy, Romania, Germany, the Netherlands, Greece, Spain, Portugal and the UK are all being called to answer for infringements.
The first of five next generation Stena Line RoPax vessels to be completed at the AVIC Weihai Shipyard in China, the Stena Estrid has started service this month (January 2020) on the Holyhead to Dublin route.
An alliance of transport industry players, brands and retailers, including Nestlé, Unilever, REWE Group and AB InBev, has called on the new European Commission to set sales targets for zero-emissions trucks and vans.
Drivers of lorries weighing more than 7.5 tonnes heading for Eurotunnel or the Port of Dover on the M20 have been instructed by Highways England to follow signs directing them onto the coastbound carriageway of the M20 between junction 8 for Maidstone and junction 9 for Ashford.
The Secretary of State for Transport has issued a set of Orders, in the form of Statutory Instruments, which will enable the movement of cross-Channel lorries in Kent to be controlled by regulating access to the road network in the period ending on 31 December 2020.