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Brexit: Warrenpoint Harbour ‘needs 40,000sq ft facility for goods checks’

Image caption Warrenpoint Port is the second largest port in Northern Ireland Warrenpoint Harbour will require a 40,000sq ft facility for carrying out Brexit-related checks on goods from Great Britain, the area’s MP has said. South Down MP Chris Hazzard said it would include HGV parking and offices. But the harbour’s chief executive David Holmes said it is currently “unclear… Read more →

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Amigo Loans investigated over affordability checks

Image copyright PA Media The controversial sub-prime lender Amigo is being investigated over the way it assesses whether customers can afford to repay their loans. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) launched an investigation into the firm’s practices last week, Amigo said. Amigo lends money to people with a poor credit history, but has been criticised for asking borrowers to sign… Read more →

Coronavirus: Heathrow trialling passenger temperature checks

Image copyright Getty Images The boss of Heathrow Airport has told MPs that it is trialling large-scale temperature checks as the aviation industry struggles with coronavirus. He said they are already being carried out at departure gates on people going to places where this is a requirement. John Holland-Kaye urged the government to produce a plan on what common standards… Read more →