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There are things happening all of the time for CruiseBritain members, whether it’s new port developments, special events, inaugural visits or service enhancements for passengers. We’ll keep you posted here on our news page as well is in our regular E-blasts so be sure to sign up here

Read on for the latest news from CruiseBritain…

August 11

Port of Southampton Welcomes TUI Discovery Announcement

News that Thomson Cruises has announced that its award-winning ship TUI Discovery, which joined the fleet in summer 2016, will move to Southampton in September 2018 has been welcomed by ABP Southampton. The move to...

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August 9

Crystal Cruises back to Dover

The Port of Dover is celebrating the very welcome return of Crystal Cruises to the historic Dover Cruise Port this year. For the first time since 2015, on 10 August, the renowned 238m long, 12-deck...

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August 7

St Peter Port recognised in prestigious Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards

Leading cruise authority, Cruise Critic, has announced the winners of the annual Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards with St. Peter Port ranking as a top five destination in its category. The awards name the...

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August 7

Glorious Boudicca cruises back to the Great Waterfront City

Fred Olsen’s cruise ship Boudicca made a welcome return to Portsmouth International Port after a journey that took her right around the country. Named after the famous tribal Queen, Boudicca was in the final stages...

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July 19

2017 ORCA OceanWatch and exhibition launched at Portsmouth International Port

A crucial and comprehensive survey of whales, dolphins and porpoises living in British and European seas was launched today at Portsmouth International Port (Wednesday 19 July), alongside a new marine conservation exhibition. The setting was...

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July 10

Magic on the Mersey

A SPECIAL cruise ship is making a welcome return to Liverpool this week and part of the waterfront is being turned into a magical wonderland in its honour. On Friday 14 July, Disney Magic sails...

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June 21

Adonia rebranded at Portland Port and back with P&O Cruises

Adonia is currently sailing her first voyage for P&O Cruises since 2016, after being returned following a spell in the Caribbean under the Fathom brand. The vessel is on an eight-day round-trip Western Europe cruise...

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June 12

Portsmouth International Port welcomes Crystal Symphony

This weekend Portsmouth International Port welcomed the longest cruise ship ever to visit the Great Waterfront City. At just under 240 metres long, the luxurious Crystal Symphony is now the largest cruise liner to have...

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June 8

Portsmouth International Port looks for the cruise agents vote on 8 June

As the UK heads to the polls some of the country’s top decision makers are journeying to Portsmouth International Port. However, the influential group doesn't consist of political persuaders, instead it’s a group of travel...

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June 7

Black Watch Set for Dover Season

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines started its 2017 cruise season from Dover on June 4, with a sold-out seven-night "Phenomenal Fjords of Norway" itinerary aboard the Black Watch. In total, the ship will be offering six...

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