O’Donnell demands action as NI prepares to enforce truck levy

first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry A Donegal Councillor says with the controversial levy for foreign trucks coming into effect in Northern Ireland on Monday, the government here must do more to have hauliers from Donegal exempted.There have been suggestions that some roads, particularly the A5 might be excluded from the new levy, but as it stands, each Donegal truck crossing the border from Monday will have to pay a £10 charge, even if they are only travelling from Strabane to Aughnacloy and then crossing back into the Republic.Some Donegal hauliers say they will move their operations into the North because of this and the level of motor tax here, and Cllr John O’Donnell says more needs to be done to address this issue……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/johnclip.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Google+ By News Highland – November 15, 2014 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR O’Donnell demands action as NI prepares to enforce truck levy Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Pinterest Twitter Previous articleDepartment conditions imposed on hill farmers are unnecessary – HarkinNext articleEunan’s boss relishing Ulster club challenge News Highland Google+ WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North last_img read more

"O’Donnell demands action as NI prepares to enforce truck levy"