Felixstowe

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Felixstowe

a port and resort in E England, in Suffolk: ferry connections to Rotterdam and Zeebrugge. Pop.: 29 349 (2001)
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The shipment was concealed in containers of cat litter which were delivered from Turkey to Felixstowe Docks in Suffolk.
Thieves have stolen a second freight container load of olive oil from Felixstowe docks, just a month after their first crime.
He was part of a UK-wide scam involving six million cigarettes, which Customs officers found among low-grade scrap metal at Felixstowe docks in Suffolk.
A Mirror probe found Heathrow airport and Felixstowe docks in Suffolk are the main routes into Britain often via Belgium.
The judge said the container arrived on April 20 last year at Felixstowe docks where border agency officers discovered the drugs using an X-ray device.
Measures are likely to include the construction of new toll roads, which would not only create jobs in the short term but could provide a boost to the economy by unblocking the congested A14 near Cambridge, which is used to transport goods from the Midlands to Felixstowe docks.
Warren was tried at Newcastle crown court in 1993 alongside Charrington and seven others after the seizure of pounds 260m of cocaine in a joint police and customs operation at Felixstowe docks the previous year.
The Zhen Hua 23, a 600ft heavy lift vessel from Shanghai, was tied up at the Languard terminal at Felixstowe Docks when moorings snapped.
The granite, from Chennai, India, was shipped to Felixstowe docks.
The class had sat patiently whilst Mr Jefferson had paused to stare wistfully out of the window at the backdrop of Felixstowe docks.
FIVE people needed hospital treatment yesterday after a leak in a drum of chemicals at Felixstowe docks in Suffolk.