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Shop Survey, 27th July 2015

Shops for sale, to rent, empty or new in Victoria Street, Orwell Road, and the sea end of Hamilton Road:

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Cosco Denmark 1st call at Felixstowe in rain and wind, 27 July 2015

13,350 TEU Cosco Denmark making her first call at Felixstowe at 7.30am on the morning of 27th July 2015.


We just love the Samba Band!

It’s when nice ladies who are usually known as Sue, or Mary, or Sam, or Jayne, or just “Mum” turn into glamorous and mysterious creatures called Carmen, Rosita, or Delores…

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Felixstowe Carnival procession, part 2 – Sea Road

More of the procession from one of Felixstowe’s biggest ever Carnival parades, on Saturday 25th July, 2015. This clip filmed as the procession passed along Sea Road. Final clip with…

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Felixstowe Carnival Parade 2015, pt 1

Join the Felixstowe Carnival procession on Saturday, 25th July 2015, as it makes its way along Hamilton Road towards the seafront. Includes meeting Nick Barber, retiring Carnival chairman and Carnival…

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Felixstowe Carnival 2015 – the route:

A slightly quicker-than-the-procession trip along the route of the Felixstowe Carnival, 2015 . . pick your spot!

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Felixstowe Forward 1st meeting, part 2

Part 2 of our report from Felixstowe Forward’s first meeting at the Marlborough Hotel on 17th July, 2015 – overview and responses:

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Council Official says “boating pond work starts by end of year” . . .

At last week’s Felixstowe Forward meeting, Paul Wood of Suffolk Coastal DC & Waveney DC said work would start on the boating pond site by the end of the year…


Triple-E Marit Maersk, maiden call with a strong breeze, 20th July 2015

Triple-E Marit Maersk making her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, with a strong breeze and using 3 tugs, 20th July 2015.

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Felixstowe port’s competitor opens new Logistics Park, 20th July 2015

DP World London Gateway, the UK’s new port on the Thames, opened it first major building on it own logistics park – a multi-user distribution centre covering 180,000 square feet.