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Noise Manifesto launched by Noise Abatement Society and Rockwool calling for urgent planning reform to start ‘Quiet Revolution’ in building design

Business leaders back call for ‘better planning laws, not just less planning laws’  Manifesto urges Government to boost noise protection as part of National Planning Policy Framework Review Brighton, 15 February 2013 – As the Government prepares to slash planning red […]

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Out-of-hours deliveries to be encouraged during London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

London Councils, businesses and TfL support a considerate, flexible approach to out-of-hours deliveries during Games-time Companies making or receiving out-of-hours deliveries during London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics are urged to adhere to Code of Practice developed by TfL, the Freight […]

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Out-of-hours Deliveries during London 2012 Games are viable, trials show

New draft Code of Practice contains practical measures that businesses can take to minimise noise from out-of-hours deliveries Transport for London today released the results of a series of trials of out-of-hours deliveries conducted with a number of London boroughs, […]

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NAS Statement on the Department for Transport’s Announcement to consider further development of Quiet Delivery Schemes, as set out in Logistics Growth Report, 29.11.11

The Noise Abatement Society (NAS), Department for Transport (DfT) and the Freight Transport Association (FTA) will explore further working together to build upon the Quiet Deliveries Demonstration Scheme (QDDS) as part of the Chancellor’s Logistics for Growth Report. The report […]

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Shh! Join the Quiet Revolution!

Manufacturers of quiet technologies and original innovators have been justly recognised at the John Connell Awards packed ceremony last night in the House of Commons. The awards are designed to recognise and promote innovative ideas and initiatives from Local Authorities, […]

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