P&O Ferries is to close its Liverpool-Dublin route after failing to reach agreement on a new contract with Port of Liverpool operators Peel Ports. The ferry operator principally ships unaccompanied freight between the two ports, raising fears that the cost of shipping freight to and from Ireland will become more expensive. P&O said Peel had […]
DX has made several new senior appointments in its freight division following the announcement of Paul Ibbetson’s promotion to chief executive last week. The company said the position of MD had been split into two, creating a head of each of its business units 1-Man and Logistics/2-Man. Graham Hollingdrake, previously freight operations director, now heads […]
Peel Ports Group is to extend its steel and metals terminal in response to strong growth in customer demand at the Port of Liverpool. The UK’s second largest port operator began construction of the 20,000 square foot extended warehouse at its North Three Canada Dock earlier this year The group’s investment comes as the Port […]
If the government demands Greater Manchester has a charging Clean Air Zone then the government will have to impose it, as Greater Manchester councils will refuse to do so, Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham warned this week.