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Wightlink supports the Medway Queen

Wightlink is supporting a group of maritime history enthusiasts raising money to restore a well-known Isle of Wight landmark. Dunkirk veteran The Medway Queen, an historic paddle steamer which eventually became a Newport nightclub, is under restoration in Kent. It will be fondly remembered by Islanders who socialised and met friends on board in the […]

August, 22nd 2016 Read full Press Release »

Heading for V-Dub, thanks to Wightlink Ferries

The Gibson family from Warwick are on their way to the Isle of Wight’s V-Dub festival after winning Wightlink travel and tickets, in a competition with Family Traveller magazine. Matt and Sue Gibson and their children, seven year old Annabelle and four year old Fletcher, are taking ‘Geoffrey’, their restored 49 year old VW camper […]

August, 15th 2016 Read full Press Release »

Wightlink Ferries adds extra sailings in response to demand

In response to high demand this summer, Wightlink Ferries has announced extra sailings, with further timetable adjustments being considered in following weeks. Wightlink has also announced a ‘Kids Go Free’ offer throughout August on all its routes. The company says the offers are designed to make it as easy as possible for people to travel […]

August, 5th 2016 Read full Press Release »

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