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Logistics UK's response to government call for evidence on potential driver licensing changes

Monday 08 August 2022

Business group Logistics UK’s comments on the government’s call for evidence on potential driver licensing changes follows.

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Logistics UK team pedals cross country to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support

Thursday 28 July 2022

A five-man team from Logistics UK has today (28 July 2022) completed a 130-mile overnight cross-country bike ride, raising £2,600.00 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Starting at the business group’s offices in Leamington Spa on 27 July 2022, the team rode through the night via central London before arriving at the organisation’s ’s head office in Tunbridge Wells, completing the ride in a total of ten hours.

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Record-breaking year for Logistics UK's Logistics Awards 2022

Wednesday 27 July 2022

Industry’s blue riband event, Logistics UK’s Logistics Awards 2022, has received the highest number of entrants since the event was launched in 2017.

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Logistics UK responds to Transport Committee announcement

Wednesday 27 July 2022

Logistics UK supports the announcement made today (27 July 2022) by the Transport Committee urging for a thorough reassessment of the government’s Integrated Rail Plan (IRP). Logistics UK’s Director of Policy, Kate Jennings, comments:

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Deadline Extended For Logistics UK's Van Awards 2022

Friday 22 July 2022

Logistics UK is pleased to announce that due to popular demand, the entry deadline for submissions to the Van Awards 2022 has now been extended until Friday 29 July. 

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Logistics UK's response to rail investment for the North

Wednesday 20 July 2022

In response to today’s announcement on rail investment for the North by DFT (copied below for convenience), Kate Jennings, Policy Director at business group Logistics UK said:

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Logistics UK responds to DVLA announcement

Wednesday 20 July 2022

Logistics UK supports the announcement made today (20 July 2022) by DVLA, notifying that the law has been amended to enable healthcare professions, other than doctors, to complete DVLA medical questionnaires. Phil Lloyd, Head of Engineering Policy, comments:

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Logistics UK's response to Jet Zero Strategy

Tuesday 19 July 2022

Speaking on the Jet Zero Strategy published by government today (19 July 2022), Public Policy Manager at Logistics UK, Alexandra Herdman, comments:

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Logistics UK calls for government to review the Mode Shift Revenue Support scheme

Thursday 14 July 2022

The government should review its Mode Shift Revenue Support (MSRS) scheme – aimed at rail and inland water freight transport – and adapt it to become more accommodating for water, as well as rail operators, according to business group Logistics UK.

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Fuel tax cut vital to remove inflationary pressures of delivery costs, says Logistics UK

Thursday 14 July 2022

As the inflationary pressures on business costs continue to soar, Logistics UK has called on Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi MP to take decisive action to protect the nation’s supply chain and prevent price rises in all sectors with the immediate introduction of a 6p per litre reduction in fuel duty.

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