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Freeport looks to accelerate growth with investor talks

Chief executive Tom Newman-Taylor (image credit: East Midlands Freeport)
East Midlands Freeport is talking to a number of potential national and international investors as it looks to accelerate plans to unlock the potential for tens of thousands of n…

Readypower readies new Volvo FH460 trio

MV Commercial has supplied specialist rail and infrastructure services provider Readypower Rail Services with three 32-tonne 8×2 Volvo FH460s, mounted with heavy-haulage plant bodies and Palfinger PK33002 loader cranes.
The three new trucks join the co…

Man admits killing grandad in lorry crash at busy crossroads

A man has admitted causing the death of a 61-year-old motorcyclist who was killed in a crash with a lorry at a busy crossroads in Nottinghamshire[1]. Emergency services were called to the A617/A60 crossroads junction in Mansfield[2] shortly after 4am o…

The eight greatest Crimewatch cases

Happy birthday, Crimewatch UK. The BBC stalwart celebrates its 40th anniversary on Friday, having aired its first ever episode on June 7 1984. The series, which reconstructs unsolved crimes in an attempt to gather information from the public, has …

Scania Continues to Deliver the Goods for Bacton Transport

Citing fuel efficiency, back-up and above all else reliability as key factors in their choice of Scania, third-generation family-run Bacton Transport drives business growth with the addition of 11 trucks.
With a clear vision for the future, the Suffolk…