Forthcoming Events

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North East Freight Partnership Quarterly Meeting
Date: 05 December 2018
Cost: Free
Location: Durham Town Hall
Time: 10:30
Description: Durham Town Hall, Market Place, Durham DH1 3NJ


Please note that the next North East Freight Partnership Meeting will take place at Durham Town Hall on Wednesday 5th December 2018, 10am for a 10.30 until 12.30. Refreshments will be provided. The Town Hall is close to the Prince Bishops Shopping Centre and associated parking, as well as being less than 10 minutes’ walk from Durham Rail Station. Map can be found here.

A full agenda will be provided in due course.

Kind Regards,

Contact: If you are interested in attending this meeting and shaping the future of freight in the North East, please Contact John Bourn on 0191 2778972 or email
North East Water Freight Event
Date: 06 February 2019
Cost: Free
Location: National Glass Centre, Sunderland
Time: tbc
Description: Following feedback from delegates and potential speakers, we have taken the decision to postpone the North East Water Freight Event to a date in the new year -now Wednesday, 6th February 2019. The event will not take place on 16th November as previously stated.

Apologies for any inconvenience this change may cause.

This is in order to maximise attendance and provide the best agenda we can. The event remains at the National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland SR6 0GL. We will hear from a number of the region’s Ports (including Port of Sunderland), have updates on developing strategy and policy, the Freight Transport Association and others. There will be a chance to network and lunch will be provided.

A more detailed agenda will be sent out in due course.

Let me know if you have any questions.

Contact: If you are interested in attending this event, please Contact John Bourn on 0191 2778972 or email