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Exciting times for Dover port as cargo shipping undergoes major changes

Contributed by editor on Jan 04, 2017 - 12:30 PM

 

Dover Harbour Board has secured the long term success of cargo operations within the Port of Dover as work forges ahead to create new facilities in Dover’s Western Docks

 


Jungle closure sees Dover Port smashing records with its busiest day ever

Contributed by editor on Nov 30, 2016 - 03:00 PM

 

In the wake of the closure of the Calais 'Jungle', the Port of Dover recorded its busiest day ever for freight traffic on 23rd November, with 10,558 freight vehicles handled by the ferry port.



Port of Dover admits to sharing public's frustration over French border controls

Contributed by editor on Jul 26, 2016 - 08:55 AM

The Port of Dover has said it shares public frustration at the French border control situation which impacted so badly on the holiday getaway weekend.

 


Government minister appoints new Chairman of Dover Harbour Board

Contributed by editor on Jun 28, 2016 - 01:45 PM

 

The Secretary of State for Transport, the Rt Hon. Patrick McLoughlin MP has appointed Richard Everitt CBE as the new Chairman of Dover Harbour Board.

 


Disney Magic sweeps into Dover

Contributed by editor on Jun 19, 2016 - 09:12 AM

 

Britain’s second most popular cruise destination welcomed back the luxury Disney Magic cruise ship last week.

 


'Ave a banana' - ten years of imports to Dover is celebrated in Berlin

Contributed by editor on Feb 12, 2016 - 07:25 PM

 

A business partnership which brings around a quarter of Britain's bananas into the country is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

 


Record breaking year for P&O Ferries on Dover and Calais route

Contributed by editor on Jan 12, 2016 - 08:59 PM

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P&O Ferries carried more freight between Dover and Calais in 2015 than in any previous year in its modern history.

 


Lydd Coastguard helicopter responds to Dover Strait Mayday from cargo ship 'taking in water'

Contributed by editor on Dec 07, 2015 - 09:53 AM

The Lydd Coastguard helicopter responded to a Mayday call at 7.09pm on Sunday evening from a cargo vessel which was taking in water in the Dover Strait.
 


Phenomenal growth recorded at Port of Dover despite summer of disruption

Contributed by editor on Oct 26, 2015 - 05:50 PM

 

The Port of Dover is shaping up to have a record breaking year, despite disruption in the UK this summer caused by the unprecedented industrial action and migration problems in France.



Dover ferry operator reports record freight traffic despite a summer of disruption

Contributed by editor on Oct 06, 2015 - 09:15 AM

 


P&O Ferries is on course for record results next year, despite the disruption caused by workers angry at the sale of rival MyFerryLink and the migrant issue in Calais over the summer months.

 

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