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Summer Driving Bans

Its that time of year again! Please see here a reminder of the summer driving bans which could effect your cargo transit time across Europe The bans come into effect 1st July and last until the end of August **FRENCH DRIVING BANS** Driving bans for 7.5t  and over No driving –Saturday 7am-7pm Driving  -…

Ukraine Aid Shipment

The humanitarian crisis in Ukraine has affected us all. Here at First European we want to help out in any way that we can. We were contacted by a lovely lady who had been out raising money to aid the pets affected. She wanted to send a full trailer load of pet supplies out to…

COVID-19 Statement

There are very worrying times ahead and we’re taking our responsibilities extremely seriously in an effort to limit the spread of bacteria and viruses wherever possible. The health and safety of you, your customers and our drivers &staff is our number one priority. We’re staying close to the advice from the government and will…

Coronavirus

Covid-19 virus is continuing to affect people in Europe and precautions are advisable. Where a mask and carry hand gels if you are entering a known hotbed (Lombardy region Italy) or crowded places. Do not touch your face and minimise the use of bank notes. Regarding Freight there has been a slowdown in manufacturing in…

Brexit Update

We are now in the transition period for leaving the EU with current arrangements. This means that at present movement of goods are not subjected to anything new. We can continue to carry your cargo custom free until 31st December 2020. This is good news for the industry as a whole and going forward we…

MULTIMODAL 2020

This year First European will be attending MultiModal as exhibitors! MultiModal is firmly established as the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event.  Why not visit us at our logistics pod at BIFA’s freight forwarders village. The event will be taking place from 16 – 18 June at…

Shipping to Germany

Next day pallet delivery to Germany

We have been trusted by another freight forwarder to carry aerospace materials from Bristol to a specialist machining parts manufacturer in Dusseldorf Germany.  This was an urgent next day express shipping request and we had loaded the pallet within 2 hours of contact. Our rates and wide vehicle availability along with our dedicated operations team…

Leon British BMX Champ

BMX Sponsorship

First European Logistics is proud to announce that we will be sponsoring Leon Parker-Livesey for the 2020 BMX Race season Leon Parker-Livesey BMX Racer Age 14. Member of Preston Pirates BMX Club and Team Rider for PROSTART FTB BMX UK Race Team Leon won the 2019 British Championship in Expert Male 15’s riding up an…