Felixstowe


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Felixstowe

(ˈfiːlɪkˌstəʊ)
n
(Placename) a port and resort in E England, in Suffolk: ferry connections to Rotterdam and Zeebrugge. Pop: 29 349 (2001)
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On the whole, a good day's work, he decided, and he had been warmly thanked over the wires by a Brigadier-General at Harwich for his arrest and exposure of a man who had in his possession a very wonderful plan of the Felixstowe land defences.
Mr Whitworth added: "It's factually the case that in many cases it's more expensive to bring a container up from either Felixstowe or Southampton to the north of England than it is to move that container from Asia to Southampton or Felixstowe.
The Filipino sailor was working aboard a ship at Felixstowe port in Suffolk, UK, when accidentally fell into the water.
Work is now progressing on a contract to convert 54 cranes at the Port of Felixstowe from diesel power to full electrification, and install over 13km of steelwork and conductor rails, drastically reducing Felixstowe's carbon emissions and fuel consumption.
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However, only a handful of European ports, including Felixstowe and Southampton in the United Kingdom, are equipped to handle the behemoths.
Olsen Cruise Lines is always keen to support local fundraising, and the cruise line recently donated a mini-cruise aboard Boudicca to the Felixstowe Rotary Club, as a prize for its annual "International Evening," to help to raise money to build a "sand dam" in Kenya.
Known as the North Chord, the PS28.3 million project involves just under a mile of track to join up the rail route from Felixstowe with the West Coast Main Line and allow freight trains to travel through Nuneaton station without affecting passenger services.
The gruesome discovery, which also included live cockroaches, goat meat and poisonous plants were discovered in a container from India at the port of Felixstowe.
The PD Ports Group, which includes PD Logistics, is able to offer Teesport, with a container terminal capacity of 450,000 TEU, the associated portcentric warehousing contained in and around the port and also offer access to its 500,000sq ft of warehousing facilities just 250 metres from Felixstowe's dock gates.
The problem is that most containerised loads come into ports such as Southampton in the south of England, and Felixstowe, on the east coast, requiring domestic transit through or around the large towns and cities heading north.
He vanished in 1993 after the alleged crime, which happened outside Lloyds Bank on Hamilton Road in Felixstowe, Suffolk.