Press releases

Apathy over Severn tolls is stealing from Santa, says FTA Tue Dec 22 13:17:00 GMT 2009

Refusal by policy makers to tackle the problem of unreasonably high tolls levied to lorries crossing the River Severn has effectively handed businesses in Wales a massive bill for Christmas. ...

FTA identifies where rail freight terminals are most needed Thu Dec 17 16:09:00 GMT 2009

Britain’s climate change dilemma will worsen without support for more strategically-sited rail freight terminals, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA), which has set out its ...

WAG’s Severn Bridge ignorance "beggars belief", says FTA Tue Dec 15 13:35:00 GMT 2009

The Welsh Assembly Government’s lack of understanding of the unfair burden imposed on companies doing business in Wales caused by the Severn Tolls beggars belief, the Freight Transport ...

Lawrie Alford takes up new Passengerfta post Mon Dec 14 15:51:00 GMT 2009

Lawrie Alford has been promoted to Strategic Business Manager of Passengerfta, the Freight Transport Association's new business unit combining all the association's services for public service ...

FTA relieved as infrastructure projects survive budget cut Thu Dec 10 15:35:00 GMT 2009

Despite a clear lack of additional stimulus for the struggling logistics sector in yesterday’s pre-Budget report, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) is relieved that existing schemes to ...