Category: Cheshire

The Weekly Look at News from the Freight and Logistics Sector

Some Industry Items You May Have MissedUK – We start this week’s round up of global road, rail, ocean and airfreight news with the announcement that winners of the British FLTA Awards for Excellence 2019 will be revealed at a black-tie dinner gala, hel…

UK in deadlock over Brexit 'Plan B' as May and Corbyn tussle

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s last-minute scramble to shape an EU exit, its biggest policy upheaval in half a century, stalled on Thursday as Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn dug in their heels for competing visions….

Northern passengers in Greater Manchester are about to get MORE 'bus-train' Pacers

Northern Rail are finally bringing in more trains for passengers… but they’re second-hand Pacers shunted over from the North-East.
In a bid to make up the shortfall of carriages which has led to chronic overcrowding on the tracks around Greater Manch…

Cheshire East Council respond to complaints about low bridge signs

CHESHIRE East Council has responded to complaints regarding the low bridge signs in Nantwich Road.
Last week the Guardian reported on two heavy goods vehicles that got stuck before the aqueduct and the latter of these incidents caused Nantwich Road to …

Infant girl remains hospitalized after Waterboro crash as truck driver appears in court

BIDDEFORD — The family of a 10-month-old girl seriously injured in a crash Thursday in Waterboro is seeking help for her medical expenses, and the man police say is responsible could face up to five years in prison.
Ellen Kennedy, 37, of Sanford was dr…