Gordon Telling is the freight advisor to Transport for West Midlands, part of the West Midlands Combined Authority.
Gordon’s background includes a number of years as the Freight Transport Association’s head of policy and more recently he has supported the Mineral Products Association as the Transport and Occupational Road Risk judge in the MPA’s Health & Safety Awards. A keen cyclist himself, Gordon led the FTA’s work on cyclist safety as well as leading Transport for London’s CLOCS working group.
Newly formed Transport for West Midlands will explain how its revamped freight strategy aims to facilitate the movement of goods across one of the busiest road networks in the UK, including advanced traffic management systems being successfully trialled in congested urban areas as a UK first.
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