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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1 million, hidden in a consignment of imported industrial machinery when it was landed at Felixstowe docks last August.
He already owns high street chemist Superdrug, Felixstowe docks and a number of water companies in this country.
Previously, it imported most of its raw product through Southampton and Felixstowe docks, but it now brings 75% of its goods through the Port of Liverpool.
It now works out of a unit on an industrial estate in Ipswich and, during 2010, shipped 20 containers' worth of tools and equipment, mostly to Africa, from Felixstowe Docks.
Having championed the gauge clearance between Southampton docks and the Midlands and between Felixstowe docks and Nuneaton, the project, known as W10 routes has raised raised bridges and station canopies to allow passage of larger containers of a height of nine feet six inches.
In the past month animal rights campaigners have been successful in stopping live animals from being shipped through Portsmouth and Felixstowe docks.
The Zhen Hua 23, a 600ft heavy lift vessel from Shanghai, was tied up at the Languard terminal at Felixstowe Docks when moorings snapped.
In a linked operation in England, Robert Flook was caught at Felixstowe docks with pounds 28million of cocaine and cannabis he shipped from Durban last October.
But Bradford Crown Court heard that Customs officers seized the haul after unloading a container at Felixstowe docks in Suffolk in December, 2004.
The granite started out in Chennai, formerly known as Madras, and shipped to Felixstowe docks.
Steve O'Connor, of Widnes company the O'Connor Group transported the statue from Felixstowe docks and stored it until it was ready to installed in the garden.
FIVE people needed hospital treatment yesterday after a leak in a drum of chemicals at Felixstowe docks in Suffolk.