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Wightlink launches udderly fabulous Easter colouring competition

Wightlink is giving passengers a chance to have their artwork immortalised on a life-size cow with an udderly fabulous colouring competition this Easter half-term. The competition, being launched on 2 April 2015, celebrates the upcoming opening of The Herd, a new art installation at Tom’s Dairy at Tapnell Farm, Yarmouth. The new visitor attraction, scheduled […]

March, 31st 2015 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink Ferries unveils St. Clare refurbishments

Flagship returns to service after dry-dock Wightlink Ferries, the ferry company of choice for those travelling to and from the Isle of Wight, has unveiled the enhancements made to its flagship, St. Clare, following the latest phase of its £800,000 investment in the passenger areas on board. St. Clare, which sails the daily route from […]

March, 23rd 2015 Read full Press Release »

Third time “friendliest venue” win for Wightlink’s Yarmouth team

For the third consecutive year, the exemplary customer-focused attitude of the whole team at one of Wightlink’s terminals has been recognised with a tourism industry award. Wightlink’s Yarmouth team have, for the third year running, won the “Friendliest Venue” category at the annual Visitor Attraction Association (VAA) Awards. The award was presented at the association’s […]

March, 20th 2015 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink has launched a new and improved version of their website, designed to enhance the experience of customers living on the Isle of Wight.

Once logged on to www.wightlink.co.uk visitors to the site are offered the choice of which version of the site they wish to see; Island or mainland. It means that the site now delivers the information which is most relevant to Island residents, such as the status of services leaving from the Island and Island specific […]

March, 11th 2015 Read full Press Release »

The Isle of Wight is an Easter Eggstravaganza this April

Wightlink Ferries, the ferry company of choice for those travelling to and from the Isle of Wight, is helping families to escape the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy some quality time together on the Island this Easter. Departing from either Portsmouth or Lymington, Wightlink’s car ferry service transports passengers over to the Isle […]

March, 9th 2015 Read full Press Release »

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