Press releases

FTA Driver of the Year to be named at Freight in the City Wed Oct 26 11:56:00 BST 2016

There’s just a week to go until the overall winner of the Freight Transport Association’s Driver of the Year contest 2016 is announced at the Freight in the City expo at Alexandra Palace, which ...

FTA says grants will encourage green truck take-up Tue Oct 25 15:26:00 BST 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says the Government’s plan to extend its Plug-In Van grant scheme to trucks is a positive step to encourage take-up of green technologies in the logistics ...

Heathrow expansion - the right choice for industry says FTA Tue Oct 25 12:05:00 BST 2016

The decision to increase capacity at Heathrow is the right choice for the UK economy, the freight industry and the nation, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA) following today’s ...

FTA says Juppé’s call to move border would cause cross-Channel chaos Fri Oct 21 15:42:00 BST 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has stressed the importance of retaining border controls in Calais in the wake of comments by presidential candidate Alain Juppé that they should be moved ...

FTA says postponement of Belfast road scheme is bad news for transport operators & economy Wed Oct 19 17:16:00 BST 2016

News that a vital road improvement scheme in the centre of Belfast has been put on hold following the Brexit vote is bad news for transport operators and the economy, according to the Freight ...