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Yearly Archive: 2023

March 23

CPS extends valet parking relationship with Port of Dover

Cruise and Passenger Services (CPS) has extended its valet parking contract with the Port of Dover for a further two years. CPS has been providing cruise parking services at Dover since 2021 and utilises on-site...

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February 24

Cruise Britain attends House of Commons reception highlighting the economic benefits of cruise

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) reception at the House of Commons was held to highlight the economic benefits of cruise tourism to all parts of the UK. Cruise Britain joined industry colleagues from cruise lines...

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February 16

Port of Dover Cruise refreshes and rebrands for bright future

With brand-new waterfront facilities, including a stunning marina due to open soon, exciting plans for future expansion of the cruise terminals, plus a sustainable operation that's leading the way in the industry, Dover's proud history...

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February 13

Guernsey named as the ‘Best UK & British Isles Port of Call’ by Cruise Critic

For the fourth time Guernsey has been named as the ‘Best UK & British Isles Port of Call’ at Cruise Critic’s annual cruise industry awards. Winning the award highlights the excellent work across the Bailiwick’s...

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February 13

Portsmouth International Port embarks new deputy director

To help deliver the port’s ambitious Masterplan, previous head of operations, Ian Diaper, has taken on a new role as deputy director at Portsmouth International Port. Following a successful four years as head of operations...

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February 11

Svitzer gains Gold in Port of London’s Thames Green Scheme

Global towage operator, Svitzer, has achieved gold status in the Port of London Authority (PLA)’s Thames Green Scheme, in recognition of its environmental commitments and decarbonisation strategy. Svitzer introduced carbon neutral biofuel across its Thames-based...

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February 10

Cruise ship calls up 50% for Capital Cruising’s Scottish ports

Cruise ship calls in 2023 for Forth Ports’ Capital Cruising business on Scotland’s east coast are set to jump by 50%, with around 150 (2022: 100) cruise ships, carrying an estimated 225,000 passengers, expected to...

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February 6

Oh Bouy! Liverpool’s cruise team making a splash with a bumper 2023 season

A record number of turnaround calls, two cruise ships on the berth at once and a 20th anniversary celebration are just some of the highlights of this year’s Cruise Liverpool schedule. Cunard’s Queen Victoria is...

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February 3

Portsmouth International Port ahead of UK schedule to provide shore power facilities

Portsmouth International Port's bold plans to become UK's most sustainable port take a momentous step closer to being fully shore power ready by 2025. Portsmouth International Port is officially on track to become the UK's...

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January 24

2023 set to match pre-pandemic cruise levels for SCH and subsidiaries

SCH and its sister companies will handle around 130 cruise ship transfer calls in 2023 as the industry continues its post-pandemic recovery. SCH and subsidiary Southern Maritime Services (SMS) will build on its 2022 cruise...

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