Press releases

FTA calls on Government to keep Severn toll promise Fri Jun 23 10:44:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is calling on the Government to guarantee its pre-election promise to remove all charges on the Severn Bridges. ...

Inspirational women recognised at 10th FTA everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards Fri Jun 23 10:35:00 BST 2017

Twelve of the most inspirational female role models in the UK’s transport and logistics industry received prizes at the 2017 FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards. ...

Queen’s Speech is a missed opportunity for reform, says FTA Wed Jun 21 15:51:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says today’s Queen’s Speech is a missed opportunity to implement long-awaited reforms of the Operator Licensing system which governs commercial vehicle ...

FTA says new London road charging proposals present opportunities and challenges Wed Jun 21 15:25:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says new proposals announced today by the Mayor of London for road charging based on elements such as distance travelled and vehicle emissions could be a ...

FTA says French government must act after driver dies in migrant roadblock Tue Jun 20 10:35:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association is calling on the French government to take urgent action after a van driver was killed when migrants barricaded the A16 near Calais early this morning. ...