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No money for old rope as Wightlink donates ships’ lines

Ropes formerly used to tether Wightlink’s fleet of vessels are being given a new lease of life at an Isle of Wight yacht club. The ferry company is donating supplies to Brading Yacht Haven, where the ropes are being recycled as fenders around the club’s pontoons to protect boats as they berth. Previously, old car […]

December, 22nd 2014 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink is proud to support the Isle of Wight Toy Appeal

Wightlink has got on board to support this year’s Official Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal. For the first time, the company’s Portsmouth Harbour catamaran terminal is a drop off point to collect donated gifts for the appeal. A special official Isle of Wight Christmas Toy Appeal video is being screened on its ferry crossings. […]

December, 2nd 2014 Read full Press Release »

Step into Christmas onboard St Clare this December

Christmas is starting early this year on Wightlink’s flagship St Clare. Customers travelling from Fishbourne to Portsmouth on Saturdays from now until Christmas will be treated to free mince pies from popular bakery Greggs – soon to be installed on board – and there will be live entertainment including carol singing, sea shanties and brass […]

December, 2nd 2014 Read full Press Release »

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