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Showcasing Isle of Wight food and drink on board St Clare

Wightlink Ferries is celebrating the opening of a new shop, dedicated to selling products produced or supplied by Isle of Wight companies, on board its flagship St Clare on the Portsmouth to Fishbourne route. A number of local producers and suppliers will be on board to meet customers and talk about their businesses on Friday, […]

February, 9th 2017 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink Ferries and Island Brewery toasting a new partnership

Island Brewery in Newport is now offering an increased range of its award-winning products on all Wightlink’s car ferries. The new arrangement is part of Wightlink’s ongoing commitment to increasing the number of Island suppliers and producers it uses. Already this year, the ferry company has announced partnership deals with Wight Crystal, which has become […]

February, 8th 2017 Read full Press Release »

Savour fine coffee on board Wightlink’s St Clare

The irresistible aroma of artisan coffee specially blended on the Isle of Wight will soon be tantalising passengers aboard Wightlink’s newly re-fitted St Clare flagship. Wightlink has teamed up with Newport-based Island Roasted who will supply a locally roasted speciality blend to be served aboard St Clare. It is envisaged that three tonnes of coffee […]

January, 30th 2017 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink installs impressive new technology on the Fishbourne-Portsmouth route

Work will start shortly to install a sophisticated state-of-the-art mooring system at Wightlink’s car ferry terminals in Fishbourne and Portsmouth. This is part of the company’s £45million investment in a new hybrid battery ship for the route and improvements to port facilities. MoorMaster™ automated mooring units from technology company Cavotec will cut turnaround times on […]

January, 25th 2017 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink Isle of Wight Ferries to sell Wight Crystal Water

– Another partnership for locally sourced produce – Wightlink has announced a partnership with Island based company Wight Crystal who will become the preferred supplier of bottled water across all the ferry company’s 12 retail outlets onshore and afloat. Under the deal, Wightlink will become Newport-based Wight Crystal’s largest client, with over 80,000 bottles expected […]

January, 10th 2017 Read full Press Release »

Senior appointment at Wightlink Ferries

Samantha Lucas has joined Wightlink Ferries as Head of Human Resources and Organisational Development. She joins the company from DP World in Southampton and has also held senior roles at Southampton Solent University, which runs Warsash Maritime Academy, as well as the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Marks and Spencer, and the NHS. “I am thrilled […]

December, 5th 2016 Read full Press Release »

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