Freight Services
  • ‘Ban HGVs’ scheme

    February 23, 2020

    Ways to stop heavy goods vehicles using rural roads around Cheddington, Ivinghoe and Mentmore to cut across country are being drawn up by Buckinghamshire County Council. Proposals will be presented to parish councils, business and community groups in an area-wide programme this month (February), and will include public drop-in events at Wing village hall on Wednesday […]

  • Leaders slam HS2

    February 19, 2020

    Joint statement in response to the Government’s HS2 announcement from Martin Tett, Leader Buckinghamshire County Council, and Angela Macpherson, Leader Aylesbury Vale District Council ‘The wrong decision, not just for Buckinghamshire but the country’. This was the view of Buckinghamshire Leaders Martin Tett, Leader of Buckinghamshire County Council and Angela Macpherson, Leader of Aylesbury Vale District […]

  • Woodlands reprieved

    September 17, 2019

    Aylesbury Vale District Council has welcomed yesterday’s announcement by Transport Secretary, The Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, that HS2 Ltd should stop all ancient woodland clearances during the Oakervee review – unless they are absolutely necessary to avoid major cost and schedule impacts. Council leader Angela Macpherson, said: ‘While welcoming the statement we have to […]

  • ‘Put brake on HS2’

    April 25, 2019

    Councils across Buckinghamshire are piling pressure on the Government to stop all current HS2 preparation work until the detailed design has been properly approved and full cost of the scheme made clear. As part of the collective action, Aylesbury Vale and Chiltern District Councils have already debated and agreed a special motion at their full council meetings last week, calling on the Government […]