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Wightlink supports innovative medical research

Wightlink has teamed up with Lifelight – a new medical initiative using the latest technologies to reduce the cost of accurate patient monitoring – to give people the opportunity to check their blood pressure, heart rate and respiration rate. Nurse Teresa Day, from the Isle of Wight, was on board St Clare sailing between Portsmouth […]

October, 23rd 2018 Read full Press Release »

Kids go free to cheer on Great South runners

Island runners competing in this year’s Simplyhealth Great South Run can take along their young supporters for free, thanks to a special ‘Kids Go Free’ offer from Wightlink. Around 500 people from the Isle of Wight are taking part in the annual run in Portsmouth on Sunday 21 October, with many raising money for their […]

October, 12th 2018 Read full Press Release »

Three cheers for Victoria of Wight

A brand new ale has been exclusively brewed for Wightlink to celebrate the arrival of its state-of-the-art hybrid energy ferry, Victoria of Wight. Also named Victoria of Wight, the new ale has been crafted by experts at Island Brewery, who worked with Wightlink to perfect the tipple which is now available to purchase onboard Wightlink’s […]

October, 10th 2018 Read full Press Release »

Ryde School students enjoy a right Royal afternoon

A dozen sixth form students from Ryde School volunteered to help top Isle of Wight chef Robert Thompson serve hundreds of guests at the Naming Ceremony of Wightlink’s new hybrid energy flagship Victoria of Wight at Fishbourne. They helped hand out the gourmet canapés both on board the £30million ferry and at the reception at […]

October, 1st 2018 Read full Press Release »

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