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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have collated details of the latest government guidance for industry, best practice, and our own latest updates.

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Chris Shirling-Rooke
Ruth Wood               
Suzanne Fulton       
Stacey Bradley         
Simon Eardley         

Government Guidance

Business guidance

Advice and comment from our members

Supply Chain Solution Ltd: A guide to community packing and mini warehousing

Supply Chain Solution have produced a warehousing guide for community hubs to use as they set up warehouses and packing stations amongst Covid-19 feed the nation efforts.

For volunteers with no experience in logistics & warehousing, projects such as these can be quite daunting. This is a simple guide as to the process of the paper trail and handy hints so that products donated have trace-ability.


View and download the guide at:!Ap_QyqhE4WRgiuwlXAoUZuReWIN2Ow?e=J64RY7


Latest Mersey Maritime Statements

Haulage firms facing collapse amid COVID crisis

Thousands of road haulage firms across the UK are facing imminent collapse amid the coronavirus crisis and it could have dire implications for the country’s economic recovery. That was the stark message delivered by Richard Burnett, Chief Executive of the Road Haulage Association (RHA, in an online address to business leaders from Liverpool city region’s maritime…

Mersey Maritime Statement: Covid-19 update

Correct at 24 March 2020 In line with the advice from government, Mersey Maritime have now closed our Maritime Knowledge Hub office for the foreseeable future. However, we haven’t gone away! Every team member is available to you, at any time. Please contact us using the details below in the first instance: Chris Shirling-Rooke       …

Mersey Maritime Statement: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Correct as of 17/03/20 Mersey Maritime would like to reassure all our members that, like all responsible businesses, we are monitoring closely the situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the current UK Government advice.   We plan to hold our Members’ Surgery tomorrow (18th March 2020) and remain open for business.  We urge all of our…


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