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11.02.20

Consultation on the draft merchant shipping (prevention of pollution by garbage from ships) regulations 2020

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency is seeking your views on the draft Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Sewage from Ships) Regulations 2020. The draft Regulations will bring UK legislation up to date with the latest re...

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11.02.20

Freeports consultation

The government is working to boost economic activity across the UK, ensuring that towns, cities and regions across the country can begin to benefit from the opportunities of leaving the EU. As part of this work, the government aims to create up...

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10.02.20

Consultation on Future Tariff Schedule

The Government yesterday launched a four-week public consultation on the UK’s future tariff schedule. This consultation will close on 5 March at 23:59 GMT. The new UK Global Tariff will apply to goods imported into the UK from 1 Janua...

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11.12.19

Commissioning Day for HSM Prince of Wales

HMS Prince of Wales has been commissioned into the Fleet today as the largest warship ever built for the nation. HRH The Duchess of Cornwall, as the ship’s Lady Sponsor, alongside HRH The Prince of Wales, presided over the ceremony at...

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12.09.19

New ship to boost safe navigation in UK seas

Travelling in UK waters will be safer than ever thanks to a new ship bought by the Department for Transport, to help other boats navigate our seas safely and smoothly. Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani marked the start of London International...

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