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6 entries for May 2011

Questions for the Logistics Carbon Reduction Conference

Posted on: Wednesday, 4 May 2011 by Toby Carroll in category Media and campaigns

FTA’s Logistics Carbon Reduction Conference is a chance to hear the latest carbon reduction measures being undertaken by industry. If you have a question for the experts at the conference, simply leave a comment in the box below. ...

Transport Hub venues confirmed

Posted on: Wednesday, 4 May 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, Transport Hub, Liberal Democrat, Labour, Conservative

FTA has now confirmed the venues at which the 2011 Transport Hub will take place. Liberal Democrats (Sunday 18 – Tuesday 20 Sep) Fringe events: Jurys Inn, Birmingham CEO Dinner: Hyatt hotel, Birmingham Labour (Sunday 25 – Tuesday 27 Sep) Fringe ...

Posted on: Tuesday, 3 May 2011 by Matt Levy

FFG - an opportunity that shouldn't be scotch missed

Posted on: Thursday, 14 April 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, Scotland, Rail

After months of activity in Scotland with politicians on all sides, there is a little light at the end of the tunnel for Scotland’s Freight Facilities Grants (FFGs) regime, judging by Scotland’s political manifestos. ...

Concerns with the McNulty Review? Yes, Minister

Posted on: Tuesday, 22 March 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, Rail

The Government has commissioned a review of the value for the money obtained for the taxpayer from the British railway, being chaired by Sir Roy McNulty. ...

FTA visits Cairns of old south Wales

Posted on: Tuesday, 22 March 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, Westminster, Wales

FTA was in Westminster today to discuss the issue of stowaways on lorries with Vale of Glamorgan MP Alun Cairns. Mr Cairns’ constituency plays host to a number of key logistics companies, and one in particular has been discussing with him the lack of ...