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47 entries for category Media and campaigns

Fancy a ticket to ride… to Transport Hub?

Posted on: Friday, 23 September 2011 by Toby Carroll in categories Media and campaigns, Transport Hub, Labour

Following a hugely successful programme at the Lib Dem conference in Birmingham, the Transport Hub will be on the road again this weekend. ...

FTA takes its message to Labour

Posted on: Monday, 26 September 2011 by Toby Carroll in categories Media and campaigns, Transport Hub, FairFuel UK, Labour

FTA has held another successful fringe event as part of the Transport Hub at the Labour party conference in Liverpool. Fair Fuel UK campaigner Quentin Willson was joined by veteran transport figurehead Graham Stringer MP, Cllr Malcolm Kennedy of ...

FTA performs at the Bridgewater Hall

Posted on: Tuesday, 4 October 2011 by Toby Carroll in categories Media and campaigns, Transport Hub

Manchester’s famous Bridgewater Hall took a break from Tchaikovsky and Brahms this week, to play host to the Transport Hub at the Conservative party conference. ...

Open House With FFUK

Posted on: Tuesday, 1 November 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, FairFuel UK

FTA joined RHA and others at the Fair Fuel UK Parliamentary Briefing and Reception on Monday; to persuade the gathered crowd of MPs of the need for action on fuel prices; with duty set to rise still further on January 1. ...

FTA Talks Roads and Licensing in Stormont

Posted on: Wednesday, 9 November 2011 by Mike Webb in categories Media and campaigns, Northern Ireland

Earlier this week, FTA has been in Stormont to discuss two of the most pressing issues affecting the future of logistics in Northern Ireland with key figures at the top of Northern Ireland politics. ...

Freight & Logistics is moving ahead - by Matt Harrington, Editor, Freight & Logistics

Posted on: Monday, 8 February 2016 by Jackie Langridge in category Media and campaigns

When I was appointed as the new editor of Freight magazine at the end of last year, I was tasked with refreshing the content of the long-established members’ magazine, making it into a ‘pick up and read’, and – crucially – covering the stories that ...

Why the logistics industry must stop talking to itself – by Louise Cole, Director, White Rose Media

Posted on: Monday, 21 March 2016 by Jackie Langridge in category Media and campaigns

(The views and opinions expressed by the authors of these blogs are theirs alone, and do not necessarily reflect those of the Freight Transport Association) The logistics industry has long had a problem communicating with the general public. ...