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Seatruck Freight Ferries Launch New Bristol-Dublin Route

Last month we reported on the development of the new M6 link road to Heysham which will reduce travel time for HGVs. Seatruck have now started a weekend service from Bristol to Dublin...

12 September 2016
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What are Hybrid Ferries?

Hybrid vehicles are now common place on our roads, but not until recently have we seen development of the technology within the ferry industry. Hybrid cars typically use a combination of an...

12 September 2016
How To Book a Ferry with Our Interactive Port Map

How To Book a Ferry with Our Interactive Port Map

This month, we give you a brief demonstration of how to use our Interactive Port Map to make a freight ferry booking. You can use the map to book a freight ferry ‘from this port, to this port’ and...

07 September 2016
HGV Push Ups

Health Series: Part 1 - HGV Driver Posture

Here at Freightlink the health and wellbeing of our customers is important to us and we understand the difficulties in leading an active lifestyle when you're behind the wheel of a truck or van all...

06 September 2016
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Did you know Freightlink are on Flickr?

We regularly update our collection of ferry operator photos on our Flickr page. Our Director Mark has recently been on holiday in the Mediterranean. So, being a ferry fan, he has taken a few...

30 August 2016
Challenge Cancer Cycle Supporting Cancer Research UK

Freightlink Supports Stephen in 60 Mile Trans Pennine Cycle Challenge

Freightlink is supporting our SEO Manager, Stephen, in his 60 mile Trans Pennine cycle challenge for Cancer Research UK. On Sunday 18th September, Stephen will be one of around 500 riders cycling...

24 August 2016
DFDS Seaways Côte des Flandres

DFDS Seaways Sees Profits Rise From Freight Traffic

We recently reported on the all-time record achieved at Eurotunnel for truck traffic. It appears their competitor, DFDS Seaways is also seeing success on their Dover to Dunkirk & Calais routes...

19 August 2016
How To Download Your Ferry Booking Invoices

How To Download Your Ferry Booking Invoices

This month's website update includes (amongst other things) the new ability to download your ferry booking invoices from your account. Check out our 30 second demonstration video...

17 August 2016
bottles of water

8 handy bits of information to stay hydrated while driving

It’s getting hot out there . . .  In the interest of promoting health, and safer driving. Here are eight interesting facts from Freightlink to avoid dehydration and exhaustion in your vehicle...

16 August 2016


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