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Port's new £40m rail terminal

A new £40 million rail terminal at the Port of Felixstowe is to be officially opened by the Duke of York today. The terminal will eventually double the number of containers moved by rail through the port.

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New £40m rail terminal at port

New rail terminal to open at the Port of Felixstowe. Credit: ITV News Anglia

The Duke of York will open a new rail terminal at the Port of Felixstowe today, which aims to secure the Suffolk town's position as the UK's major container port for the future.

The North Rail Terminal cost £40 million to build and has nine train tracks.

It should eventually double the number of containers able to move through the port by rail.

At the opening ceremony today The Duke of York will give a speech and there will be artistic performances from acrobats, dancers and pyrotechnics.

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