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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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A gannet died at Bawdsey Ferry, near Felixtowe, Suffolk, after getting tangled in a ribbon tied to a balloon.
The heavily used A14 from Catthorpe, in Leicestershire, to Felixtowe, the UK's busiest port, needs to be either converted into a three-lane motorway, or a more direct road built.
The country bested other notable international ports in terms of container volume like the ports of Felixtowe (36), Seattle/Tacoma (41), Vancouver (52), Kobe (55), Incheon (58), Nagoya (59), Melbourne (62), London (66), among others.
TYNE SHIPPING MOVEMENTS Arrivals Date/Time Name From To 1911 0845 Princess Seaways Ijmuiden Ro Ro 3 1911 1500 Maike D Felixtowe Cont Term 2011 0730 Normandus Maxiumus Seaward RSQ East 2011 0800 Osterems Riga RSQ 2011 0845 King Seaways Ijmuiden/ Velsen Ro Ro 3 2011 0900 Bomar Vanquish Cont Term Seaward 2011 1200 Crystal Ace Rotterdam TCT1 2111 0600 City of Amsterdam Gdansk TCT2 Sailings Date/Time Name From To 1911 1330 Aquarius Ace TCT 1 Tangier 1911 1700 Princess Seaways Ro Ro 3 Ijmuiden 1911 1900 Filia Ariea A&P H Bede Seaward 1911 2000 Maike D Cont.
He had a vision for the town's future that was in harmony with the vast majority of residents, including foreseeing the rapid growth of Felixtowe as a container port.
It calls for northern ports to make better use of their spare capacity in order to lure investment away from southern ports such as Felixtowe and Southampton.
The mother vessel will come once in a week starting with the Felixtowe on January 1, 2005, China Shipping Group President Le Ke Lin said in a meeting with JITC President WS Wiryawan in Shanghai recently.
Tony Blair backed the plans after being told 1,000 tons of illegal fireworks came into Felixtowe, Suffolk, in six weeks.
Elsewhere, a gardener in Felixtowe tackles the new paths and raised beds of his vegetable plot.
After service aboard an armed merchant cruiser patrolling the Denmark Strait, he was appointed to Coastal Forces and took command of the ancient MTB 48 at Felixtowe in March 1941.