Port's £240m expansion gets go-ahead

FELIXSTOWE is set for a massive jobs boost after government today agreed its £240 million expansion.Transport Minister Derek Twigg announced approval for the proposals for a new deepsea container terminal which will increase the capacity at the port - already Britain's busiest container hub - to 5.

FELIXSTOWE is set for a massive jobs boost after government today agreed its £240 million expansion.

Transport Minister Derek Twigg announced approval for the proposals for a new deepsea container terminal which will increase the capacity at the port - already Britain's busiest container hub - to 5.2 million standard-sized boxes a year.

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