Kent calls for truck management measures

Kent County Council (KCC) is calling on the Government to consider additional legislative powers and technology to stagger the arrival of lorries into Kent if the situation demands it after Brexit. It is also calling for more investment in the country’s ports including alternatives to Dover and to consider setting up a system to hold freight at its point of origin or specific hubs when port capacity is limited. In a ... [+]

Manston goes to Gloag for a pound

Scots businesswoman Ann Gloag has bought Manston Airport in Kent from New Zealand investment fund, Infratil, tfor just £1. Gloag, who was one of the founders of the Stagecoach bus and transport group in 1980 pledged to use her 30 years experience in the transport industry and to optimise both ... [+]

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