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A new era for cruise in Portsmouth, as major line Fred.Olsen commits to brand new sailings in 2021

A new era for cruise in Portsmouth, as major line Fred.Olsen commits to brand new sailings in 2021

Fred. Olsen launches four new itineraries from Portsmouth, on their prestigious ship Balmoral. Fred. Olsen’s unique maritime …
Sep 23, 2020 / Cruise
Wightlink schedules more weekend sailings

Wightlink schedules more weekend sailings

Wightlink will be operating more sailings at weekends on both its Portsmouth-Fishbourne and Lymington-Yarmouth routes from Friday …
Jul 13, 2020 / Curious
Largest Cruise Ship To Sail Into Portsmouth Marks Major Construction Milestone

Largest Cruise Ship To Sail Into Portsmouth Marks Major Construction Milestone

One of Portsmouth International Port's most complex engineering projects, undertaken during a period of significant challenge, has …
Jul 10, 2020 / Cruise
Brittany Ferries prepares for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Brittany Ferries prepares for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Ferry company Brittany Ferries has embarked on a rigorous series of ‘dry runs’ to prepare for the possible consequences of a …
Sep 17, 2019 / Curious
Portico Welcomes Back Geest Line And Responsibility For The Nation’s Bananas

Portico Welcomes Back Geest Line And Responsibility For The Nation’s Bananas

Eastern Caribbean shipping firm Geest Line is returning to Portsmouth two years after relocating to Dover.Its fleet handles all …
Aug 23, 2019 / Curious
Cruise Passengers Could Triple In Portsmouth As Multi-Million Pound Extension Gets Underway

Cruise Passengers Could Triple In Portsmouth As Multi-Million Pound Extension Gets Underway

Portsmouth International Port is set to welcome 150,000 cruise passengers annually in the next few years, following the …
Jul 30, 2019 / Cruise
Brittany Ferries commits to Portsmouth with contract extension

Brittany Ferries commits to Portsmouth with contract extension

Portsmouth International Port's relationship with major European ferry operator, Brittany Ferries, has been strengthened following …
May 28, 2019 / Vessels
Portsmouth: MMD Shipping Services Rebrand

Portsmouth: MMD Shipping Services Rebrand

After running with a £5.8 million loss at the end of 2018/19 fiscal year, and bleak forecasts for the following year, it was …
Apr 12, 2019 / Curious
Major deal with offshore wind company marks change of direction for Portsmouth-based MMD Shipping Services

Major deal with offshore wind company marks change of direction for Portsmouth-based MMD Shipping Services

Portsmouth-based cargo operator MMD Shipping Services has secured a 10-year agreement with international manufacturer MHI Vestas …
Apr 19, 2018 / Curious
New towage service for the port of Portsmouth - SMS Towage starts this month with a dedicated service

New towage service for the port of Portsmouth - SMS Towage starts this month with a dedicated service

Portsmouth International Port has launched a dedicated towage service for commercial ships with the appointment of the UK’s …
Nov 13, 2017 / Curious