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HGV drivers value recognised by pay deal

Wincanton HGV mechanical offset driver pay deal due to Brexit shortages

GMB Wincanton HGV members see their essential value recognised by an 11% pay deal with GMB London Region, representing Mechanical offload HGV drivers, agreeing to an 8% pay increase with a further 3% increase granted from September to December 2021. Read more »


Guide to funding support for logistics employers

The new guide to funding available to logistics employers

As has been reported through Fuel Oil News (here), the logistics industry is facing a serious shortage of skilled workers. In response, business group Logistics UK has launched a new comprehensive, free guide for employers from across the sector on Read more »


Easing skill shortages and protecting supply chain

With more than 45,000 HGV driver tests outstanding at DVSA as a result of the Covid-19 lockdowns, Logistics UK is today pressing government to introduce a seasonal visa for European HGV drivers to protect the nation’s supply chain while the Read more »


Certas confirms autumn opening for new HGV refuelling bunker

Certas Energy’s latest HGV refuelling bunker site at the Port of Southampton, close to Dock Gate 20, will be operational in October 2020. Working in partnership with leading port operator Associated British Ports (ABP), the HGV refuelling facility is the Read more »