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London Gateway welcomes a giant of the seas

London Gateway welcomes a giant of the seas

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.

Are you ready for Woolly Hat Day?

Are you ready for Woolly Hat Day?

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.

New Chairman and Deputy take the helm at Port of Tyne

New Chairman and Deputy take the helm at Port of Tyne

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.

Driver CPC: Skills for Logistics sets the Standard

Driver CPC: Skills for Logistics sets the Standard

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.

Local MP opens West Country’s first bio-gas filling station

Local MP opens West Country’s first bio-gas filling station

Bridgwater and West Somerset MP, Ian Liddell-Grainger, has formally opened the region’s first bio-gas filling station, which will supply low emission road transport fuel and support the growing battle to reduce pollution and improve air quality.