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23/11/18

Without Rail freight the government will struggle to meet its co2, air pollution and productivity targets.

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24/10/18 Freight may not get a vote but people want it transferred to rail on safety grounds. Read more...
01/10/18 Government report could pave the way for thousands of longer lorries without proper scrutiny by local authorities. Read more...
18/07/18 Freight does not have a vote but car drivers want freight transferred to rail. Read more...
08/06/18 Bus lanes under threat. Read more...
01/05/18 Government Ports Study highlights vast disparity between road and rail freight funding. Read more...
26/03/18 Lorries are only paying a third of the costs they impose on us all. Read more...
01/12/17 Lorries seven times more likely to be involved in fatal crashes on local roads than cars. Read more...
16/10/17

NIC report under-values rail freight’s role in reducing road congestion, pollution and crashes.

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29/09/17 Government argument for 7ft longer lorries is flawed. Read more...
04/09/17 Lorry platooning is not the answer. Read more...
14/08/17 The Government must support rail freight to protect the economy, society and the environment. Read more...
06/07/17 Public want Government to support more rail freight. Read more...
21/06/17 How do you put a price on trucks’ impact on society? Read more...
19/06/17 DRS Class 88 dual electric and diesel locomotive is top of the class. Read more...
17/05/17 Invest in rail freight to reduce road congestion. Read more...
14/03/17 Lorries cause more damage to roads than cars. Read more...
30/01/17 Take Action to Keep 7ft longer dangerous lorries out of towns. Read more...
18/01/17 First ever freight train from China to the UK arrives today. Read more...
 

 

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