Road Freight and Logistics APPG

First Registered: 02/01/2019 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To promote and represent the interests of the UK road haulage and logistics sector and provide a forum to discuss opportunities and challenges.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Road Freight and Logistics

1. CHIEF: ETSF operators and host EPU details
22/02/2021 - HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
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Found: Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 7DTABD001AberdeenABD410CEVA Freight (UK) Ltd, Lawson Drive, Pitmedden Industrial Estate

2. 3TC Logistics Limited
23/07/2019 - Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain (TC)
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Found: 3TC Logistics Limited - GOV.UK document

3. Future of mobility: decarbonising road freight
22/02/2019 - Government Office for Science (GO-Science)
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Found: Decarbonising road freight Future of Mobility: Evidence Review Foresight

4. Decision for MJA Haulage Services Ltd, Midlands Freight Logistics Ltd and MJ Direct Ltd
21/07/2021 - Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain (TC)
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Found: Decision for MJA Haulage Services Ltd, Midlands Freight Logistics Ltd and MJ Direct Ltd Written decision

5. Future of mobility: the UK freight transport system
12/02/2019 - Government Office for Science (GO-Science)
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Found: Understanding the UK Freight Transport System Future of Mobility: Evidence Review Foresight

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Road Freight and Logistics

1. Hinckley National Rail Freight Interchange
11/02/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: considered the proposal for the Hinckley national rail freight interchange in South Leicestershire.It is - Speech Link
2: he has yet to make his maiden speech. The rail freight interchange will have as much of an impact on his - Speech Link
3: there not be an environmental benefit in getting freight off roads and on to rail, and should a study be - Speech Link

2. HGV Driver Shortages
13/09/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: provided funding of £1 million for the Roads to Logistics scheme, encouraging ex-military leavers, ex-offenders - Speech Link
2: roads safer—Britain has always prided itself on its road safety record—these proposals seem to be some sort - Speech Link
3: plans for rail freight villages and palletisation of freight? That would put a lot of freight on to the railways - Speech Link

3. Hauliers
04/03/2021 - Grand Committee

1: appeared and France unilaterally denied access to road transport. Dover ferries and the tunnel were unable - Speech Link
2: also pulling out. Part of the post-Brexit plan for road haulage has to be an upgraded workforce. We need - Speech Link
3: Minister told me in a Written Answer that the DfT road haulage handbook was being translated into 13 other - Speech Link

4. Freight Industry: Delays
17/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: they have had with organisations representing the freight industry about arrangements to ensure that delays - Speech Link
2: regularly engages with stakeholders within the freight industry. The Cabinet Office’s border and protocol - Speech Link
3: the ports. I had a call with a huge number of freight representatives yesterday, and we talked about - Speech Link

5. Lorry Drivers
07/07/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Lords, the Government hold regular meetings with the road haulage industry regarding driver shortages and - Speech Link
2: up with plans to do so—for example, Logistics UK’s Year of Logistics, which I hope we will get under way - Speech Link
3: it is appropriate to shift freight to rail we certainly should do so. However, one thing that we should - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Road Freight and Logistics
1. Logistics: Coronavirus
asked by: Mike Penning
27/05/2020
... what comparative assessment he has made of the extent of other Governments' support packages for logistics industries; and if he will make a statement.

2. Hotel Logistics
asked by: Lord Scriven
01/12/2020
... due diligence was carried out on Hotel Logistics Ltd before it was awarded its first contract for COVID-19 related personal protective equipment; and what rating and funding resulted from any such due diligence checks.

3. Logistics: Vacancies
asked by: Lyn Brown
29/03/2021
... (g) importers and exporters.

4. Logistics: Coronavirus
asked by: Julian Lewis
21/04/2020
... (b) anti-bacterial wipes and (c) relevant protective clothing in order to maintain reliable deliveries to supermarkets and other distribution outlets.

5. Apprentices: Logistics
asked by: Mike Penning
30/04/2019
... what proportion of apprenticeship levy funds logistics businesses have drawn down to pay for apprenticeships; and will he make a statement.

Latest Questions
6 Current APPG Officers
Mike Penning Portrait
Mike Penning
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Hemel Hempstead
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Officer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 24th February 2020
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Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Mike Penning MP, The Bury, Queensway, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1HR. Tel: 01442 251126.

Email: mike.penning.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Eleanor Brady, Tendo Consulting, Suite 5, The Hop Exchange, 24 Southwark Street, London SE1 1TY. Tel: 020 7175 8363

Email: info@roadfreightappg.org

Secretariat:

Tendo Consulting acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.tendoconsulting.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
20 Jan 2021
Source
Tendo Consulting
Description
Tendo Consulting is paid by the Road Haulage Association to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 20/01/2021 To : 19/01/2022
Value
£10,501
Date
20 Jan 2020
Source
Tendo Consulting
Description
Tendo Consulting is paid by the Road Haulage Association to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 20/01/2020 To : 19/01/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
20 Nov 2018
Source
Tendo Consulting
Description
Tendo Consulting is paid by the Road Hauliers Association to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 20/11/2018 To : 19/11/2019
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Road Freight and Logistics APPG

Former APPG Officers
Charlotte Nichols Portrait
Charlotte Nichols
Officer
Labour - Warrington North
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Darren Henry Portrait
Darren Henry
Officer
Conservative - Broxtowe
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Anne-Marie Trevelyan Portrait
Anne-Marie Trevelyan
Officer
Conservative - Berwick-upon-Tweed
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Armed Forces Covenant , Microplastics