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‘It is too early yet to say what the long-term effects of Brexit will be,’ said Dublin Port’s chief executive, Eamonn O’Reilly

Brexit triggered a major reduction in cargo volumes at Dublin Port in the first quarter of this year. The Dublin Port Company said trade volumes fell (...)

The coffin of Capt Tom Moore is carried by members of the armed forces during his funeral at Bedford Crematorium on February 27th, 2021 in Bedford, England. Photograph: Joe Giddens - Pool/Getty Images

The family of Britain’s Capt Tom Moore have paid tribute to the veteran and NHS charity fundraiser at his funeral, saying his “message and his spirit (...)

Kilkeel harbour in Co Down. Photograph: James Forde

Fisherfolk in Kilkeel, Co Down, have had to fight inclement weather on the seas for weeks, along with the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic. Unlike t(...)

 Truck drivers Pedro Ferreira and John Carroll at Rosslare Europort for the first departure of the DFDS service from  Rosslare Europort to Dunkirk. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A new ferry service direct from Rosslare to Dunkirk set sail for the first time on Saturday afternoon. For Pedro Ferreira it was a relief. Having en(...)

Jean-Marc Puissesseau, president of the Port of Calais is interviewed by a television crew. Photograph: Sylvain Lefevre/Getty

He claims it is the wind, but there is a tear in the eye of the head of Calais port, Jean-Marc Puissesseau, as the ferry Pride of Kent docks safely sh(...)

Radoslav Radev and his healthcare load from Belgium was refused entry to Holyhead Port because of inadequate, post-Brexit papers. Photograph: Peter Murtagh/The Irish Times

Radoslav Radev cut a lonely figure as he stood by the freight check-in cabin for the Stena Line ferry to Dublin, handed in his papers and waited. Aft(...)

The Irish Ferries Ulysses arrives at Dublin Port from Holyhead in Wales on Friday morning.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The first ferry arrived at Dublin Port on Friday morning under new trade rules following the end of the Brexit transition period. Irish Ferries’ ship(...)

Truck drivers appear to be steering clear of Calais, at least for now. Photograph: Sharon Gaffney

Mariah Carey hits blast out from a speaker beside a shuttered restaurant in central Calais, but all the locals seem to want for Christmas is a break f(...)

The terminal building at Calais Port, France. Photograph: Sharon Gaffney

French customs officials say there is unlikely to be a repeat of the chaos experienced by truck drivers in parts of northern France and the UK in rece(...)

Waiting game: Holyhead Port freight check in on Thursday. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Thursday’s early morning ferry from Dublin to Holyhead, one of the last before the January 1st imposition of a European Union trade border between the(...)

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