Sunday May 9, 2021
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Welcome to the news page of the United Road Transport Union.

If you have any news stories that would be of interest to other URTU members, please contact the URTU newsdesk on 0161 486 2103 or contact here.

Region 1 Enquiries
5/5/2021
URTU Regional Officer for Region 1, Lee Pimbley, has recently left the employment of the Union.

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International Workers' Memorial Day (#IWMD21)
27/4/2021
Every year on 28 April, all around the world the trade union movement unites to mark International Workers' Memorial Day (#IWMD21)

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Kent Access Permit no longer required to access Kent
20/4/2021
The Department for Transport has announced that from today, HGV drivers will no longer need a Kent Access Permit (KAP) if they're driving an HGV to the EU from the Port of Dover or the Eurotunnel.

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Covid-19 and Insecure Work
16/4/2021
A new union report Covid-19 and Insecure Work is now available.

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