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Folkestone to Boulogne ferry link - Has the tide turned?

Contributed by editor on May 23, 2011 - 08:45 AM

By Dave C

A story has been published this week to throw cold water on the idea of a new ferry to Boulogne from Folkestone harbour.
 


Folkestone lighthouse shines out even brighter after refurbishment

Contributed by editor on Apr 20, 2011 - 08:50 AM

Folkestone's Trinity House lighthouse built in 1903 and refurbished by Tideworks Services Ltd for owner Roger DeHann, the former boss of locally based SAGA earlier in the year was reglazed by experts from East Anglia.


Dame Kelly Holmes names P&O cross Channel ship Spirit of Britain

Contributed by editor on Mar 24, 2011 - 09:08 PM

P&O Ferries latest and biggest cross Channel ferry was officially named by another record breaker.


Spirit of Britain super ferry makes maiden voyage from Dover to Calais

Contributed by editor on Jan 21, 2011 - 02:02 PM

A new PO cross-Channel ferry, Spirit of Britain, has made her maiden voyage from Dover to Calais today (21 January).


P&O Spirit of Britain cross channel ferry arrives in Dover - (Photo)

Contributed by editor on Jan 09, 2011 - 02:46 PM

The new P&O superferry, Spirit of Britain, was greeted by scores of people lining Langdon Cliffs as she arrived in Dover this morning (9 January).
 


Biggest Dover Calais superferry delivered to P&O (Photo)

Contributed by editor on Jan 06, 2011 - 08:40 AM

The largest short crossing Channel ferry ‘Spirit of Britain’ built by STX Europe’s Rauma shipyard in Finland has been delivered to P&O (5 January).


Port of Calais strike halts cross-Channel ferries

Contributed by editor on Nov 25, 2010 - 10:33 AM

A strike in the Port of Calais today (25 November) has halted cross channel sailings to and from Dover to the French port.


Ferry operator safety warning over cross-Channel swimmers as French coastguards call for ban

Contributed by editor on Nov 02, 2010 - 08:55 AM

DFDS, which operates a ferry service between Dover and Dunkirk has said the rise in the number of those swimming the Channel was raising safety concerns.

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