Cruise Britain
Sign Up For Newsletter


Can't read the image?
Click here to refresh

c/o CLIA UK & Ireland,
1st Floor, 41-42 Eastcastle Street,
London, W1W 8DU

Cruise Britain

Tel: 020 7436 2449
office@cruisebritain.org

Cruise Britain
Cruise Britain
cruiseBritain news

Carry On Cruising From Port Of Tyne

The Port of Tyne is expecting a record 37 cruise calls this year and the eighth cruise call of the season arrived this week at the Port’s Northumbrian Quay in North Shields.
 
The Marco Polo is operating a turnaround call. Over 800 passengers will embark on a 14 night cruise holiday departing from the Port of Tyne to explore the Highlands and Islands of the British Isles. Operated by Cruise and Maritime Voyages the Marco Polo is an elegant and traditional cruise ship, with numerous bars, restaurants, a spa, library, card room and a spectacular show lounge.
 
Steven Harrison, Port of Tyne Chief Operating Officer said: “We are very pleased to welcome more ships from Cruise and Maritime Voyages, and are looking forward to seeing the Ocean Countess back next year with 5 more cruise calls. Our cruise and ferry business added £45 million to the regional economy in 2011 and with a record account of ships visiting this season we expect this will grow significantly this year.”
 

For further information please contact:
 
Lisa Donohoe, Assistant Marketing & Communications Manager
Tel: 0191 455 2671 Mobile: 07912 390777 Email: lisa.donohoe@portoftyne.co.uk

< Back To News

UK Trade and Investment
Ports >Ports
Service Providers >Service Providers
Themes >Themes
Brochure request click here more news >