Posts Tagged ‘Isle of Wight’

May the Fourth Be ‘Woof’ You

May the Fourth Be ‘Woof’ You
Red Funnel’s Captain Ned Tutton and Captain Alice Duncan with Princess Leia, Darth Vader and Obi-Wan-Kenobi May the Fourth Be ‘Woof’ You 04 May 2019 – Well-known fans of Star Wars, Red Funnel Ferries, has once again marked Star Wars Day on May the fourth by reminding its customers that they...
May 4th, 2019 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –
‘It’s coming home’ WIGHT SHIPYARD COMPANY AND SMS: “IT’S COMING HOME” The UK based Wight Shipyard Company and its sister company SMS are proudly backing England in their soccer world cup bid  by making a truly exceptional public statement. The Columbine Building in Cowes currently sports...
July 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports | Read More

Getting Away!

Getting Away!
Day Bowman Getting Away! mid-summer exhibition curated by Day Bowman and Rebecca Fairman By James Brewer There is no getting away from it: in the UK and many other countries this is the season for ‘getting away.’ Many holidaymakers would say, the closer they get to the seashore, the better. In a...
June 25th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Red Funnel Ferries celebrates the keel laying of its new UK built freight ship

Red Funnel Ferries celebrates the keel laying of its new UK built freight ship
Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP, Karen George, Kevin George, John Syvret CBE New £10m ship scheduled to enter service in spring 2019, boosting local economies 31 May 2018 — At a keel laying ceremony held today, Red Funnel, the original Isle of Wight ferry operator announced that its new £10m freight ship will...
May 31st, 2018 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABPmer delighted with Fishbourne ferry terminal planning permission approval

ABPmer delighted with Fishbourne ferry terminal planning permission approval
Visualisation of the proposed Fishbourne Ferry Terminal development, copyright Wightlink Ferries Ltd. Leading marine environmental consultancy ABP Marine Environental Research Ltd (ABPmer) is delighted with the Isle of Wight’s recent decision to grant Wightlink Ferries planning permission for improvements...
April 18th, 2016 | Associations, Construction, Environment, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More