Rendering of Irish Ferries W.B. YEATS which was produced prior to the name of the new vessel being announced. Copyright © Irish Ferries

[New Build] Irish Ferries’: W.B. YEATS

Summary of what is known so-far about Irish Ferries new Ireland to France passenger and vehicle ferry, the Flensburger built W.B. YEATS. Includes technical information and regular updates (including photographs) on the progress of the construction of the new vessel.

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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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SEATRUCK PACE lounge. Copyright © Scott Mackey.
Onboard Galleries

A look inside: SEATRUCK PACE

A series of images taken onboard the Seatruck “P-series” Irish Sea freighter SEATRUCK PACE by Scott Mackey.  SEATRUCK PACE is a sister vessel to SEATRUCK PANORAMA, CLIPPER POINT, and CLIPPER PENNANT.

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