Tag Archives: Ashford Borough Council

New 600-space truck stop in Ashford gets green light

A new 600-space truck stop is to be built in Ashford in Kent after Ashford Borough Council’s planning committee approved the plans for it. The new truck stop will be a replacement for the current 300-space Ashford International Truck Stop off Bad Munstereifel Road near J10 of the M20. Darren Smith, senior business manager at Ashford International Truck Stop said …

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Councils join forces to clamp down on illegally parked HGVs

Kent County Council (KCC) and Ashford Borough Council (ABC) are joining forces to clamp down on illegally parked HGVs from the end of this month. The scheme, which will allow the authorities to clamp and fine drivers, has been developed by working with the Department for Transport (DfT). The DfT agreed to change the current clamping policy for HGVs so …

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