FTA blog

2 entries for March 2017

Using a mobile phone when driving - by Eamonn Brennan, MAC, FTA

Posted on: Friday, 24 March 2017 by Alice Bayford

On 1 March 2017 the Government doubled the penalties for using a hand-held mobile phone while driving to six penalty points and a £200 fine. ...

Budget? What Budget? - by Rob Flello MP for Stoke-on-Trent South

Posted on: Thursday, 9 March 2017 by Alice Bayford

Rob is a member of the House of Commons Transport Committee and Chairman of Parliament’s Freight Transport Group. There were rumours of a budget yesterday although, frankly, for the transport sector, it’s hard to know if it actually happened. ...