Press releases

FTA tells Government ‘Don’t forget freight in rail reforms’ Tue Dec 06 15:21:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has responded with caution to today’s Government announcement of changes to the structure of the rail network, which Transport Secretary Chris Grayling ...

Health trust proud to achieve Van Excellence accreditation Tue Dec 06 14:04:00 GMT 2016

The South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust has become the first public sector organisation in Northern Ireland to achieve Freight Transport Association Van Excellence operator accreditation. ...

FTA presents Transaid with £70,000 cheque Fri Dec 02 12:24:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has presented transport charity Transaid with a cheque for £70,000, representing the funds raised by its members over the past three years through the ...

FTA van report highlights growth & need for professionalism Thu Dec 01 09:55:00 GMT 2016

With over four million vans on UK roads and e-commerce growing faster than ever, FTA has launched its Van Excellence Report 2016-17 sponsored by LeasePlan UK to analyse the sector and illustrate ...

First Northern Ireland operator awarded FTA Van Excellence Fri Nov 25 09:10:00 GMT 2016

Henry Brothers (Magherafelt) Ltd has become the first organisation in Northern Ireland to receive Van Excellence Operator Accreditation from the Freight Transport Association. ...