Grimsby

ABP New Head of Commercial joins the Humber 

Associated British Ports (ABP) in the Humber is delighted to welcome Laura Wood as the new Head of Commercial.
As Head of Commercial, Laura will head up the team responsible for ABP’s wide range of customer relationships central to the company’s missio…

Humber Freeport makes new home in historic trade centre

Greg Lacey, Head of Property (Humber) welcomes Simon Green, CEO Humber Freeport to Grimsby
Associated British Ports (ABP) is delighted that the Humber Freeport Company has located its headquarters in the Grade II Listed Grimsby Dock Office.
The Humber …

A knock at the door and 20 years of his life were taken

On the morning of August 2, 2003 there was a knock on Andrew Malkinson’s door. It was the police. They told him he matched the description of a man who had brutally attacked and raped a young mother-of-two on a motorway embankment in Little Hulton.
The…

New home in historic trade centre for Freeport Company

l-r: Greg Lacey, head of property (Humber) and Simon Green, CEO Humber Freeport to Grimsby (Image credit: ABP)
Humber Freeport Company has located its headquarters in the grade II-listed Grimsby Dock Office in a move hailed by Associated British Ports…

Humber Freeport sets up headquarters in Grimsby Dock Office

The Humber Freeport Company has signed a deal to have its headquarters within the Grimsby Dock Office.
The Grade II-listed building owned by Associated British Ports (ABP) is part of the freeport estate that includes SBP’s major ports of Grimsby, Hull,…

Humber Freeport chooses historic dock office as HQ

The Humber Freeport Company has chosen the Grade II Listed Grimsby dock office for its headquarters.
The Humber ports are crucial for the UK, handling about 17% of the nation’s trade and span the Associated British Ports’ four major ports: Grimsby, Goo…

New HQ established for trading and investment gateway

The Humber Freeport Company has established its headquarters in the Grade II listed Grimsby Dock Office.
The office forms part of Associated British Ports’ (ABP) offering of property and development assets.
The Freeport area expands across both banks o…

15 photos from around the Grimsby area 50 years ago in 1974

For those who were around at the time, the year 1974 will no doubt have lived long in the memory. It was the year that saw two general elections held, the three-day working week due to strikes in the coal and rail industries, and all sorts of economic …

Controversial Brigg rail timetable under review

Brigg[1]’s controversial rail[2] timetable is under review by the government.
Brigg Train Station had a Saturday-only service since 1993. It was changed last summer to a Monday to Friday service.
But rail users and residents called the change “absolute…