Milford Haven

Joint council committee set up to oversee Celtic freeport

Members of Neath Port Talbot Council have agreed to set up a joint committee with Pembrokeshire[1] Council in order to oversee decisions made at the Celtic Freeport. The move which was agreed to at a cabinet meeting is the latest in a string of steps t…

An Introduction to The Celtic Freeport

The Celtic Freeport private-public sector partnership is led by Associated British Ports (ABP), Neath Port Talbot Council, Pembrokeshire County Council and the Port of Milford Haven.
The Freeport also includes renewables developers, energy companies, i…

In court from Newport, Pontypool, Nantyglo and Caerphilly

KYLE DIXON, 24, of Broadwood Close, Newport was jailed for eight weeks, suspended for 12 months, and banned from driving for 21 months after pleading guilty to riding a motorcycle whilst disqualified on Cardiff Road on April 6.
He must complete a 10-da…

The Celtic Freeport appoints Brazilian as its chief executive

The Celtic Freeport, covering the ports of Milford Haven and Port Talbot, has appointed Brazilian Luciana Ciubotariu as its chief executive. It was named as one of two new freeports in Wales, alongside Holyhead, last year by the UK Government.
Both are…

Celtic Freeport has new CEO, website and social media channels

THE CELTIC FREEPORT is welcoming its first permanent Chief Executive, Luciana Ciubotariu, to take this vital re-industrialisation, decarbonisation and regeneration project to fruition. She will assume her post from May 2024.
Luciana brings a wealth of …

Government announces measures to boost Freeports

The UK government has announced new Freeport measures (Image credit: Pixabay)
A series of measures have been announced by the government to boost trade and investment in the UK’s Freeports.
Following their introduction in 2021, the government said Fre…

The latest appointments in Welsh business

The Port of Milford Haven has appointed three new non-executives as it focuses on a transition to net zero and implementation of its freeport status.
David Martin, James Higham and Gareth Powell will also support the port’s development of a new dedicat…

MP welcomes new hydrogen project in Milford Haven

STEPHEN CRABB MP has welcomed news that £32 million of UK government money has been awarded to H2 Hydrogen project at the site of the old Murco refinery, building on the UK Government’s commitment to being a world-leader in hydrogen energy.
The project…