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Webinar: freeports

Earlier this year the government announced plans to build 8 freeports in England to support its levelling up agenda. Watch our webinar recording on demand to get our insight on what freeports can bring to your local area.

What do you need to know about freeports?

  • boosting international trade, supporting local economies, and contributing to place-based growth
  • opportunities for local and regional areas in England
  • potential barriers to success
  • funding and financing mechanisms
  • risk transfer and structuring propositions.

Watch the webinar recording on demand now.

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The panel:

Joanna Rowelle, Director, Arup

Jackie Heeds, Partner, Freeths 

Gavin Chapman, Thames Estuary Growth Board

Claire Blott, Project Lead, Freeport for the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Wayne Butcher, Director, Public Services Advisory, Grant Thornton UK

Mike Parkin, Head of Ports, Briggs Equipment

For more information on Freeports, contact Wayne Butcher.