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‘Chaos and confusion’


UK ports will be plunged into ‘chaos and confusion’ in the new year unless decisive government action is taken over incomplete IT systems to deal with post-Brexit... Read More
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Norfolk’s transport woes


New years are supposed to be about positive new starts, however in Norfolk job loss announcements that began in 2018 continued into 2019 after another... Read More
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Driven to exhaustion


For many people, falling asleep at work can certainly come with consequences – being reprimanded by your boss or even losing your job. But for... Read More
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The truck stops here?


The health of lorry drivers is increasingly at risk because of inadequate truck stop facilities, Unite has warned.   The union called on government and... Read More
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Under pressure


Mental health and stress in transport and food workplaces are right at the top of our agenda. Pressure to win contracts through undercutting in the relentless... Read More
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Access denied


Using the toilet is a great leveller of humanity – even the highest paid fat cats have to “spend a penny”.   As such it... Read More
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‘Hidden cuts’ agenda


Argos’ plans to transfer nearly 500 workers from its Lutterworth distribution hub in Leicestershire to Kettering, Northamptonshire are widening out to become a countrywide dispute.... Read More
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Loos are human rights


The government is falling short when half a million lorry drivers are ‘caught short’ looking for toilet facilities, Unite said.   The union said that... Read More
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‘Pothole’ nation?


Speculation over what chancellor Phillip Hammond will unveil in his Autumn Statement on Wednesday (November 23) is running high, but one thing is certain –... Read More
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Taxi!


In Nottingham, as with many cities and towns throughout the UK, Hackney cab taxis are a vital part of the community’s transport system. They quickly... Read More
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