IRTE News

Discount for cleaner Euro-6 HGVs comes into force

7th Mar 2019

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Haulage firms operating Euro-6 vehicles are now eligible for a 10% discount on the HGV road user levy.

Plan launched to offer free bus travel to under 30s

6th Feb 2019

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Campaigners in the UK have launched a plan to introduce free bus travel for the under 30s, reducing the reliance on passenger cars and cutting down greenhouse gas emissions.

Canute Group placed into administration

3rd Jan 2019

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Almtone-owned Canute Group officially ceased operations on 21 December resulting in large-scale job losses.

Reports suggest that around 120 staff members have moved to customers Saint-Gobin and Made.com under TUPE regulations, but the remainder have been made redundant. Professional services consultancy Begbies Traynor is handling the administration process.

Nottingham to avoid low emission zone

3rd Dec 2018

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Nottingham will not introduce a low emission zone to tackle air quality targets, it has been announced, as alternative plans were approved in November.

England road network set for £28bn upgrade

5th Nov 2018

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Chancellor Philip Hammond announced in the new budget plans for a major investment in England’s roads, with further cash allocated for future upgrades.