Eddie Stobart is to open a container transport site at DP World London Gateway, which it hopes will support growth plans in the South. The base will serve customers and destinations across the UK and will reduce current delivery times into London. The operator hopes the site will help reduce mileage and costs for its customers, as well as help them reach carbon reduction targets. Eddie Stobart chief executive Alex Laffey, who joined the company in April from Tesco, said: […]
The planned strike of Co-operative Food drivers protesting the transferral of 87 drivers to Eddie Stobart has been suspended.
Westfield shopping centre access will be severely restricted this weekend as the athletics programme of London 2012 starts. Organisers are expecting more than 200,000 Olympic spectators and accredited workforce each day, which will make the Stratford area exceptionally busy. It also means that Westfield Stratford City will only be accessible to accredited operators and Games ticket holders between 10.30am and 5pm this Friday (3 August) and Saturday (4 August). Peter Hendy, London’s transport commissioner, says: “Westfield Stratford City may not […]