No-Deal Brexit Plan Safe

No-Deal Brexit Plan Safe

Highways England has maintained its no-deal Brexit plan is safe and effective, after multiple accidents and criticism from ferry companies.The plan codenamed Operation Brock, was designed to ease congestion if traffic heading towards the port of Dover grinds to a...
Protests Cause Calais Queues

Protests Cause Calais Queues

Protests over Brexit and working conditions this week caused lorry queues to stretch back for miles at the port of Calais in France.On Monday, French customs officials began strike action aimed to demonstrate how inefficient checks will be and what will happen if...
Brexit Truck Permits Creates Rush

Brexit Truck Permits Creates Rush

With the possibility of a hard Brexit, the UK has been overrun with requests for permits giving truckers open access to the EU.The permits were originally created to help EU nations trade with neighbours like Turkey and Ukraine. However, with current negotiations at a...
Ireland Front Of The Queue

Ireland Front Of The Queue

The Republic of Ireland has recently struck a deal with France to fast-track its commercial drivers crossing the Channel from Dover to Calais, which could force British truckers to face long queues lasting for hours. The agreement was made between Ireland’s Foreign...
Bums On Seats For Brexit

Bums On Seats For Brexit

When Britain finally leaves the EU in March of next year, toilet paper in the UK could be in shortage – with only one day’s supply currently held in the UK right now. The United Kingdom is Europe’s biggest importer of the product, and on average each of us consume 110...
Leeds Charge Vehicles For Pollution

Leeds Charge Vehicles For Pollution

New plans, reportedly coming into force from January 2020, aim to cut down air pollution, costing drivers of the most polluting vehicles up to £50 a day to enter the Yorkshire city of Leeds. In 2016, five local authorities with the worst record on nitrogen dioxide...