Ferry companies shorten journey time on Dover–Calais trade route

3 June 2021

DFDS and P&O have entered into a mutual space charter agreement on the Dover-Calais ferry route to shorten freight customers’ waiting times and improve the flow of freight across what they describe as the vital trade link between the UK and the EU.

Deadline warning for biocide approval

2 June 2021

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has reminded manufacturers that Great Britain has a new independent system for regulating biocides and that applications for product authorisation and active substance approval need to be resubmitted by 29 June 2021.

One-dose vaccine approved for use in UK

2 June 2021

The one-dose Janssen Covid-19 vaccine has been given regulatory approval by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) for use in Great Britain.