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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…

May 3

South Quay, Poole Harbour – the world’s newest cruise berth open for business

Poole Harbour will be welcoming thousands of cruise ship passengers to the south coast this summer with the completion of South Quay, the world’s newest cruise berth, completed on schedule and on budget. Completion of...

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April 28

Isle of Man due to welcome record numbers of cruise visitors

The Isle of Man is set to welcome a record number of cruise passengers in 2018 with over 9,900 passengers arriving on 24 cruise ships due to visit this year. This compares with 23 cruise...

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April 4

Planning approval granted for Liverpool cruise terminal

Authorities in Liverpool on Tuesday granted formal planning approval for the city’s proposed  new cruise terminal. Work on the £50m ($66m) facility could start in October. The permissions awarded by the city’s Planning Committee mark a...

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March 28

MSC Cruises announces new mega ship MSC Bellissima will be christened in Southampton

MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately owned cruise company and leading cruise line in Europe and South America, has revealed that MSC Bellissima, which will be MSC Cruises’ next flagship, will be christened in the...

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March 22

Deep water cruise berth approval for Isle of Man

The Isle of Man's Tynwald Parliament has approved a Harbours Strategy which would include an £80m refurbishment of Douglas Harbour. Plans support the £11 million development of deep water berthing facilities to allow cruise ships...

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March 20

German speakers needed to support North East cruise tourism

North East cruise tourism needs more fluent German language speakers to help support the growing cruise sector. Experience North DMC, working closely with Port of Tyne, is looking for people who are fluent in German,...

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March 12

Portsmouth International Port welcomes New Business Development Manager

In a proactive move to enhance customer relations and further develop its cruise, ferry and freight markets, Portsmouth International Port has appointed Ian Palacio as new business development manager. As part of the new business...

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March 6

Record high for cruise visitors to British ports

Figures released today by CruiseBritain show that the number of cruise passengers visiting Britain continues to rise for the tenth consecutive year. In the last decade, passenger day calls have quadrupled to reach 1.415million including...

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March 6

SCH opens new security services subsidary VMS to support ship operations

Cruise ship terminal operators SCH have expanded their offering to the sector by establishing a new dedicated security services subsidiary. Viper Maritime Services (VMS) has been set up to increase the range of cruise ship...

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March 6

Extending the Capital Cruising Offer

Capital Cruising already has a unique offer with its London International Cruise Terminal in Tilbury and its Scottish Ports in Leith, Rosyth, and Newhaven. We are now absolutely delighted to announce that we have the...

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