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'Europe on the Move' Proposals to Simplify Cabotage Rules

The European Commission is proposing to simplify cabotage rules across the EU with it's 'Europe on the Move' initiatives. Currently, EU rules allow for three cabotage operations within seven days...

24 July 2017
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Severn crossings tolls to be scrapped in 2018

We get excited at Freightlink when we hear of road or motorway news, so we were more than delighted to hear last week that the tolls on the Severn bridge crossing into and out of Wales are set to be...

24 July 2017
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Freightlink Motorsport Making Noise in Europe

Freightlink Motorsport recently visited several events in Mainland Europe as part of the continued development of our specialist ferry service. First up was the British GT championships located at...

20 July 2017
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Could There Be a Change in Isle of Man Ferry Service Operator in 2026?

The Manx Parliament of Tynwald has rejected the current Isle of Man Steam Packet Company offer to continue running the island's ferry services after 2026. This decision could potentially open the...

19 July 2017
DFDS Delft

Advance DFDS Check-In Facility with Secure Parking Now Available at Dunkerque

DFDS have announced their 'free of charge' advance check-in facility with secure parking is now available for freight customers shipping from Dunkerque to Dover. On arrival between 18.00h CET...

18 July 2017
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Top UK <> Mediterranean Imports & Exports [Infographic]

Did you know that the Canary Islands export 60% of all their tomatoes and cucumbers to the UK? And that Majorca imported around 90,000 hire cars onto the island in 2016? The Mediterranean relies...

18 July 2017
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Stena Line Freight Update : Check-In with Intact Door Seals

Stena Line has an ongoing commitment to its customers to constantly keep port security measures under review. In response to this, the company has been working closely with officials from the Port of...

14 July 2017
De Panne Beach

Dunkirk - More Than Just a Movie

Dunkirk, the new movie from Christopher Nolan is released in the UK on July 21st and is likely to stimulate an increase in Dover to Dunkirk ferry crossings. Dunkirk (or Dunkerque) is a ferry...

13 July 2017

FTA Raises Concerns Over European Workers & Brexit

According to the Freight Transport Association (FTA) , the availability of EU workers after Brexit could be a major issue for the UK's freight and logistic sectors. The UK Government has recently...

11 July 2017


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