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Drivers kept safe this winter by 120 new gritters

120 brand new gritting vehicles will be delivered to National Highways this year, helping keep traffic moving this winter.

Visas for foreign HGV drivers extended

The Government has extended the length of visas for foreign HGV drivers to work in the UK in the run-up to Christmas.

Tevva unveils its first electric truck

Tevva Truck unveils the first British designed 7.5-tonne electric truck intended for mass UK production.

HGV drivers wait three months for driving tests

HGV drivers in the UK are having to wait three months to sit a driving licence test.

West Coast Haulage enjoys 60 new Volvo FMX tippers

West Coast Haulage is taking delivery of 60 Volvo FMX tippers in one of the biggest deals for the new model.

DAF to showcase its LF Electric truck at top UK show

The DAF LF Electric is to be showcased at a major show being staged at Alexandra Palace.

Goodyear launches new fuel efficient Fuelmax Endurance tyres

Goodyear has unveiled new versatile and fuel-efficient tyres called Fuelmax Endurance that promise to be hard-wearing.

Government announces visa plan to tackle HGV driver crisis

The government has revealed its plans to tackle the HGV driver crisis by recruiting 5,000 lorry drivers from Europe.

Timber specialist welcomes agile new DAF CF 480 tridem

Timber and builders' merchant North West Timber Treatments takes DAF CF 480 tridem to boost productivity.

Elddis Transport celebrates with a Mercedes Actros Edition 2

Elddis Transport is turning back the clock with a new Mercedes Actros Edition 2 with its former 1970’s livery.

MAN Truck & Bus to showcase New Generation TGS and TGL models

MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd will showcase two new and exciting TGS and TGL chassis-based vehicles at Tip-Ex 2021.

Union warns of ‘reckless’ drivers’ hours extension

A trade union is warning that a plan to extend the period of drivers' working for longer has been slammed as 'reckless'.