The latest from Ramsgate as port calls off live export ban

The owner of a port in Kent has abandoned its legal fight to stop live animal exports.

Thanet Council, which owns the Port of Ramsgate, says the basis on which it imposed a temporary ban "can no longer be sustained".

The move comes weeks before it faced a High Court challenge over the issue. Here's Tom Savvides with the latest news from the port, speaking to Cllr Ian Driver.

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Council lifts animal export ban

Thanet Council has announced that is has lifted its temporary ban on live animal exports from the Port of Ramsgate.