‘A better, greener Britain’ was announced today as part of the government’s holistic strategy to decarbonise transport which set out its grand ambition of reaching net zero across the whole system by 2050.
Ofgem are due to invest £300 million to triple the number of ultra-rapid charging points for electric vehicles – a timely announcement given growing concerns with the practicalities of owning an electric vehicle (EV).
Local authorities have been urged to take advantage of a £20 million cash injection to boost the number of on-street electric vehicle chargepoints in towns and cities across the UK.
Darren Ryan is celebrating his fifth year as managing director of Morrison Freight. Following their best year ever in 2019, Darren looks back on his career so far and explains why his Dad was the motivation behind his success.
Jamie Abbott joined Morrison Freight as an apprentice and is now an account manager. Here Jamie explains how his skillset has been enhanced, why he loves coming to work and why other young people should consider an apprenticeship as a great route into their chosen career.
Talent in Logistics Journal spoke to Ian Gainford, Assistant Chief Driving Examiner and Policy Manager at the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), about how to address the growing number of HGV vacancies in the UK.
Improving the mental health and wellbeing of professional drivers is one of the most pressing, yet widely ignored, issues in Britain today, says Tom Footitt, Business Development Manager at How’s My Driving?
For those of us in the logistics sector, apprenticeships could be key to filling skills gaps says David Cox, End Point Assessor Manager at the Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB).
The UK economy is reliant on transport and logistics and so it is vital the sector is future-proofed. Such futureproofing, however, is heavily dependent on there being a sustainable and reliable workforce in place.