Public inquiry decisions - 23 January 2017

Ashleigh Wight
January 23, 2017 looks at the decisions that were made by the traffic commissioners this week following public inquiries.

No action was taken against Newcastle-upon-Tyne-based operator Mark Hogarth at a public inquiry (PI) in Leeds on 8 December.

Diss, Norfolk-based operator Leigh Scott Garrod had its O-licence revoked from today (23 January), following a PI in Cambridge on 9 January.

Garrod Construction, also based in Diss, was granted an O-licence for seven vehicles at the same hearing, with undertakings attached to its licence.

On 9 January, South East Heavy Haulage, which is based in London, was given a formal warning by the traffic commissioner at a PI in Eastbourne.

The traffic commissioner refused an application made by Shrewsbury-based SPH Plant, trading as Shropshire Plant Hire at a PI in Birmingham on 9 January.

Nationwide Fencing Services, based in Liverpool, had its O-licence application granted following a PI in Warrington on 9 January.

The traffic commissioner revoked an O-licence held by Carlisle-based William Allan & Elaine Allan at a hearing in Warrington on 9 January. Its application was also refused.

Ardent Scaffolding, based in London, was given a formal warning and accepted an undertaking at a hearing on 10 January in Eastbourne.

Transpeed Removals, based in Horley, Surrey, will have its O-licence revoked on 2 March, following a PI in Eastbourne on 11 January.

On 12 January, Edible Oil Direct, which is based in New Romney, Kent, had its O-licence revoked with immediate effect following a PI .

Hope Valley, Derbyshire-based Live Events at Networks3D had its application refused at a PI in Warrington on 12 January.

Maidstone, Kent operator London & South Scaffolding had its O-licence curtailed to five vehicles and accepted an undertaking at a PI in Eastbourne on 13 January.

Torpoint, Cornwall operator Wilco's Waste Management was issued with a formal warning with administrative undertakings following a hearing in Bristol on 13 January.


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