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From the Atlantic Frontier

Fings ain’t what they used to be and no mistake guvnor. Young container ships going off to the great boatyard in the sky and freight rates at laughably low levels. Who’d be a shipowner eh? Worse, who’d be a sailor? … Continue reading

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And so the toll goes on and on….

Albanian seamen die in ferry rescue Two Albanian seamen have been killed on a tugboat while towing the fire-stricken Norman Atlantic ferry. Both men died after a connecting cable between the vessels snapped on Tuesday morning and became entangled in … Continue reading

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