Dover Calais update 8th July

7th July 2015 Dover Calais update 8th July   ‘Operation Stack’ remained in place on the M20 on Wednesday following yesterday’s fatal incident in the Channel Tunnel, the on-going situation in Calais, and high volumes of UK-European road freight traffic, although there were no reports of threatened wildcat strikes or protests this week. The Freight […]

Dover / Calais update

2nd July 2015 Dover / Calais update   The Port of Calais partially re-opened yesterday evening as the union representing protestors announced it would be meeting France’s transport minister in talks scheduled to begin at 11am local time today. However, there continue to be major truck backlogs on both sides of Channel, with limited Dover-Calais […]

Delays at Calais

30th June 2015 Delays at Calais   The Port of Calais remains closed today and Eurotunnel freight services are subject to severe delays as protests by MyFerrylink workers continued and tonight’s deadline for the handover of two My FerryLink ferries by Eurotunnel to DFDS draws closer. My FerryLink ferries by Eurotunnel to DFDS draws closer. […]

Anglia attend CLN conference

31st March 2015 Anglia attend CLN conference   The Combined Logistics Networks (CLN) has recently concluded its 13th Annual Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was the most successful conference yet with more than 200 partners from all over the world attending. Anglia Forwarding was represented by Paul Snookes (left), Director based at our Birmingham […]

Difficulties recruiting HGV drivers in the UK

17th March 2015 Difficulties recruiting HGV drivers in the UK    Difficulties recruiting HGV drivers in the UK and concerns about driver shortages increased throughout last year and have continued into 2015, with 60% of shippers and freight transport operators expecting shortages this quarter, according to the latest quarterly survey from the Freight Transport Association […]

All Express Service

19th February 2015 An Express Service   At Anglia forwarding we understand that sometimes EXPRESS is the only option. That is why we offer a dedicated express operation from the United Kingdom to all destinations throughout Europe. Our express service is designed to go wherever and whenever you require. Dedicated vehicles are on hand to […]

US Snow Storms

27th January 2015 US Snow Storms   One of the most severe snowstorms to hit the US northeast is causing havoc to transport systems, with ports closed, flights cancelled, with many roads also un-passable. Weather forecasters have warned that ‘Winter Storm Juno’ could see up to 76cm (30ins) of snow falling in some parts of […]