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DFDS to charter Stena E-Flexer for Dover - Calais route.

DFDS to charter Stena E-Flexer for Dover - Calais route.

DFDS have today announced that they are to take delivery of one of Stena’s E-Flexer class RoPax ferries in 2021. This follows DFDS signing a contract with Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI)…

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Manannan departing Belfast. Copyright © Scott Mackey.
Isle of Man SP Co

HSC Manannan

Profile of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company catamaran fast-ferry MANANNAN. Includes an overview of her history, technical specifications, and photographs. MANANNAN operates between Douglas and Liverpool, Belfast, and Dublin.

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Crop of the cover of a menu from Belfast Ferries/Belfast Car Ferries ST COLUM I. Copyright © NIFerrySite Archive.
Blast from the Past

[Blast from the Past] Belfast Ferries Restaurant Menu

This weeks “Blast from the Past” is a menu from the Belfast – Liverpool ferry ST COLUM I, probably dating from the period shortly before the Belfast Car Ferries/Belfast Ferries service ended in October 1990 due to the use of the Belfast Ferries brand instead of “Belfast Car Ferries’.

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VOMERO seen in Belfast Lough on 21st May 1995 while operating for Norse Irish Ferries. Copyright © Alan Geddes.
Blast from the Past

Blast from the Past: Norse Irish Ferries’ VOMERO

The Ro-Ro freighter VOMERO was chartered by Norse Irish Ferries in 1995 as a stop-gap following the return of NORSE MERSEY (i) to Stena until the arrival of the brand-new NORSE MERSEY (ii) from Visentini. VOMERO also operated in U.K. waters as IPSWICH PIONEER II and AQUILA.

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