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  • Ben Ball returns for 2021

    Ben has announced that the Ben Ball will return this year and will be held at the Roundhouse in Camden, L ...

    Ben has announced that the Ben Ball will return this year and will be held at the Roundhouse in Camden, London, on 8 December. Returning to the Roundhouse for the second time, Ben Ball 2021 promises t ...

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  • Volvo Trucks offers electrification solutions

    Volvo Trucks believes the time is right for an upswing in electrification of heavy road transport, as it ...

    Volvo Trucks believes the time is right for an upswing in electrification of heavy road transport, as it announces sales of three heavy-duty all-electric models will start this year. Large national an ...

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  • DVSA issues testing guidance

    DVSA has issued guidance for those who have a vehicle or trailer that will need testing in August, Septem ...

    DVSA has issued guidance for those who have a vehicle or trailer that will need testing in August, September, October or November this year. Test availability Last year the DVSA issued exemptions to h ...

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  • ACIS announces distribution partner signing

    ACIS has announced it will be expanding its independent distribution network with the signing of its eigh ...

    ACIS has announced it will be expanding its independent distribution network with the signing of its eighth member Paint Services. Paint Services is described as a leading supplier of paints, consumab ...

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  • DfT provides update on Kent Access Permit

    The Department for Transport (DfT) has announced that a Kent Access Permit (KAP) will no longer be needed ...

    The Department for Transport (DfT) has announced that a Kent Access Permit (KAP) will no longer be needed for those driving an HGV to the EU from the Port of Dover or the Eurotunnel. The "check if an ...

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  • DVSA resumes connectable equipment plans

    DVSA has announced its plan to modernise the MOT testing service through connectable equipment will resum ...

    DVSA has announced its plan to modernise the MOT testing service through connectable equipment will resume next month with the introduction of emissions analysers. From 1 May, anyone buying an exhaust ...

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  • Organisers postpone Euro Bus Expo until 2022

    Euro Bus Expo organiser, Diversified Communications UK, has confirmed the event has been postponed for a ...

    Euro Bus Expo organiser, Diversified Communications UK, has confirmed the event has been postponed for a further 12 months. The  decision to reschedule Euro Bus Expo, follows consultation with its sho ...

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  • Tyre technology hailed for boosting road safety

    Technology that monitors tyre pressures, tread depth and the axle weight of HGVs has been hailed for its ...

    Technology that monitors tyre pressures, tread depth and the axle weight of HGVs has been hailed for its potential in boosting safety on the roads. Trials, funded by Highways England’s designated fund ...

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  • IVECO teams up with Primark

    IVECO has announced that Primark has taken its Primark Cares initiative to the road by rolling out a flee ...

    IVECO has announced that Primark has taken its Primark Cares initiative to the road by rolling out a fleet of natural gas-powered trucks for its UK transport operations. Having already taken delivery ...

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  • Data shows new van market is playing catch-up

    SMMT has revealed that the new light commercial vehicle market grew by 85.5% in March with 56,122 vans jo ...

    SMMT has revealed that the new light commercial vehicle market grew by 85.5% in March with 56,122 vans joining UK roads with the ’21 new number plate. Usually one of the busiest months of the year, Ma ...

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