FTA national conference
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• The Freight Transpoa Association's national conference is to be held this year at the Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, from September 19 to 21.
Among those taking part in the conference will be Mr Keith Speed MP, Under-Secretary of State for the Environment, Mr Richard Marsh, chairman of British Rail, Mr Dan Pettit, chairman of the National Freight Corporation, Mr Raymond Le Goy, director general, transport for the EEC, Mr Hugh Dykes, MP, and Mr Leslie Huckfield, MP.
Subjects to be covered during the conference include lorries and the environment, the future for rail freight services, the future of transport within distribution, current aspects of EEC transport policy, the supply and training of hgv drivers and transport after the next general election.