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FTA says roadwork ban will speed Christmas deliveries

FTA sponsors MT Operational & Compliance Award 2016

The Freight Transport Association says a ban on roadworks on major routes in Northern Ireland over Christmas and the New Year will be of huge benefit to transport operators at their busiest time of year. Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen announced that works in Belfast, Lisburn and Londonderry would be halted …

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FTA says it warned of Calais riots

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says it warned weeks ago that the situation in Calais would continue to escalate if action wasn’t taken after violent battles broke out between police and migrants near the Jungle migrant camp in Calais. Local residents described the clashes in which at least 26 officers …

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