Press releases

Entry deadline approaches in search for Van Excellence Driver of the Year 2017 Wed Jul 26 11:52:00 BST 2017

With entries closing at the end of this week (28 July) in the search for the Freight Transport Association’s Van Excellence Driver of the Year 2017, drivers and employers are urged to act quickly ...

Last call for entries to FTA Driver of the Year 2017 competition Tue Jul 25 10:55:00 BST 2017

Entries close this Friday (28 July) for the Freight Transport Association’s second annual Driver of the Year competition, sponsored by Bridgestone, so there’s just enough time for professional ...

FTA pleased new aviation strategy consultation acknowledges importance of air freight Fri Jul 21 11:51:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) – the UK’s biggest transport trade body – says the Government’s newly-announced consultation on aviation strategy shows ministers recognise the importance ...

Logistics industry must be involved in Brexit trade deal negotiations, says FTA Fri Jul 21 11:21:00 BST 2017

The country’s biggest transport trade body says it is crucial that Britain walks away from EU Brexit negotiations with a trade deal – and the logistics industry must play a part in negotiating ...

Severn toll charges to end – a victory for FTA Fri Jul 21 10:40:00 BST 2017

Today’s Government announcement that toll charges on the Severn crossings will be scrapped at the end of next year has been hailed a victory for the Freight Transport Association (FTA). ...