Brittany Ferries’ enhanced “Brexit-busting” Ireland – France services begin tonight, 4 February, when the ARMORIQUE departs Rosslare for St Malo at 2000. The vessel is due to arrive at Rosslare for the first time around 1600 today. ARMORIQUE had sailed early Wednesday from her lay-up at Le Havre to Ouistreham (Caen) to pick up crew and stores before departing in the afternoon for Ireland. The ferry operator reports that space is available on board, and that hauliers wishing to book a space can do so by calling the company’s freight reservations office on +44 (0)330 159 5000. The full schedule for the new services is as follows; Day Depart Time Arrive Time (next day) Monday Roscoff 20:00 Cork 14:00 Tuesday Cork 20:00 Roscoff 14:00 Wednesday Roscoff 20:00 Rosslare 14:00 Thursday Rosslare 20:00 St Malo 17:10 Friday St Malo 20:00 Cork 15:00 Saturday Cork 18:00 Roscoff 12:40 Timetables are subject to ... Read more
Irish Ferries announced earlier today that they have cancelled all sailings to France this year operated by their new ferry W.B. YEATS. Meanwhile, despite Irish Ferries stating that they expect the new vessel to be in service in September, it appears they are no longer taking any bookings for her specifically.