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  • HGV drivers advised to get a COVID test before arriving in Kent

    on Jan 27, 21 • in UK, UK News • with No Comments

    If you’re travelling via the Port of Dover or Eurotunnel you should get a negative COVID test before arriving in Kent, the Department for Transport has advised

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  • Specialist van and truck fit-out company moves to Hinckley

    on Jan 26, 21 • in UK, UK News • with No Comments

    A business that specialises in customising vans and trucks has relocated to a new 20,000 sq ft facility in Hinckley

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  • TfL reminds HGV operators to apply for free safety permits

    on Jan 19, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on TfL reminds HGV operators to apply for free safety permits

    Transport for London (TfL) is reminding heavy goods vehicle (HGV) operators to apply for a free safety permit as soon as possible, with less than two months to go until the introduction of London’s pioneering Direct Vision Standard. Enforcement will begin on 1 March, by which time all owners of HGVs over 12 tonnes – including those rated between one-star and five-star – will need to display a valid permit to continue operating the capital

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  • Stena Line’s newest ship debuts on Rosslare-Cherbourg route

    on Jan 14, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line’s newest ship debuts on Rosslare-Cherbourg route

    Stena Line’s newest addition to its fleet, the brand-new Stena Embla will make its Irish Sea debut on the Rosslare-Cherbourg service, today, Thursday, January

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  • SmartWitness appoints new MD EMEA

    on Jan 12, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on SmartWitness appoints new MD EMEA

    SmartWitness has appointed Fearghal MacGowan as Managing Director of EMEA. In his new role, he will be responsible for the development of the SmartWitness EMEA and to grow the SmartWitness channel engagement strategy of the business

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  • Meadow Foods deploys Descartes’ e-Customs

    on Jan 12, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on Meadow Foods deploys Descartes’ e-Customs

    Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, is supporting Meadow Foods, the leading supplier of dairy ingredients and inclusions to the food industry, with preparation for Brexit through deployment of its e-Customs solution

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  • Check your paperwork says FTA Ireland

    on Jan 7, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on Check your paperwork says FTA Ireland

    FTA Ireland has warned UK businesses to ensure any goods sent to the Republic of Ireland are accompanied by the correct declarations paperwork or face potential delays on arrival at Dublin and other Irish ports

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  • Coronavirus testing for hauliers to continue following decision by French government

    on Jan 7, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on Coronavirus testing for hauliers to continue following decision by French government

    Current testing arrangements for hauliers crossing the Channel – where they must have had a negative coronavirus test within 72 hours of crossing – are set to continue following a decision by the French Government today (Thursday 7 January)

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  • HMRC advises on hauliers on new regulations

    on Jan 7, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on HMRC advises on hauliers on new regulations

    HM Revenue & Customs are advisingHauliers heading to Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland from ports in Great Britain, thay there are new processes they must follow

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  • Stena Line’s newest ship arrives in Belfast

    on Jan 5, 21 • in UK, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line’s newest ship arrives in Belfast

    Stena Line’s newest addition to its fleet, the brand-new Stena Embla has arrived in Belfast. Stena Embla is the third E-Flexer ferry to be commissioned for Stena Line’s Irish Sea routes in the last 12 months, three of the most modern ferries in the world.  Stena Embla will join her sister ship on the popular Belfast – Liverpool route later this month.  Stena Embla has the capacity to carry 1 000 passengers, 120 cars and 3,100 lane metres of freight.  This will provide a significant 20% increase in freight capacity for the route, which is expected to see an increase in demand

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