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The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has issued a stark warning that the UK’s road haulage industry is now facing a massive shortage of drivers and, unless urgent action is taken, shoppers could be facing empty shelves at Christmas and beyond!
Edith Maersk, the largest ever ship to sail on the Thames, has berthed at DP World London Gateway’s deepwater container port. As one of the largest in the world, the record breaking vessel is as long as four football pitches.
A host of celebrities are supporting The Mission to Seafarers’ Woolly Hat Day campaign, which provides day and night support for seafarers and their families in need of help.
Hilary Florek has been named as Chairman of the Board of the Port of Tyne, with Dr Jon Hargreaves CBE as Deputy Chairman. The appointments follow the death of the former Chairman, Sir Les Elton, in July.
In response to a need voiced by employers and providers to showcase excellent training provision, Skills for Logistics has launched the Standard of Excellence Driver CPC.