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  • Second quarter demand for diesel up 2.4%

    • 30 September 2014
    • By Robin Meczes
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    UK demand for diesel road fuel in the second quarter of 2014 was 2.4% higher than in the equivalent period last year,  new figures from the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have … more

  • Alleys General Haulage joins Palletways network

    • 30 September 2014
    • By Chris Druce
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    Allelys General Haulage, part of Allelys Group, has joined the Palletways pallet network covering the WR postcode.

    The Warwickshire, Studley-based haulier was founded in 1964 and originally … more

  • New HGV training school targets career-changing females

    • 30 September 2014
    • By Hayley Pink
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    A new HGV training school, Horsepower, has been launched by two female truck drivers with the aim of attracting more women into a male-dominated sector.

    With less than 1% of HGV drivers being female, … more

  • Driver shortage crisis hits agency market

    • 30 September 2014
    • By Hayley Pink
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    The availability and standard of agency drivers has been called into question, as the post-Driver CPC staff shortage starts to bite.

    Elaine Harries, MD at Northampton-based Action Express, told CM … more

  • Daimler reveals the truck of the future at IAA

    • 29 September 2014
    • By Will Shiers
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    Having already demonstrated its autonomous driving technology, Daimler Trucks is now showing the world what it believes trucks of the future will look like.

    The Future Truck 2025, a fully drivable … more

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