Press Releases

Norwegian reports major passenger growth and higher load factors in June

Jul 07, 2014 07:00 BST Norwegian Norwegian carried more than 2.3 million passengers in June 2014, an increase of 21 percent compared to the same month last year. The load factor was 82.5 percent.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca commences its second cruise season from Liverpool

Jul 04, 2014 14:22 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest ship Boudicca has commenced its second cruise season from Liverpool’s iconic Pier Head Cruise Terminal, with an 8-night sailing to the Norwegian fjords. The ship will arrive back in the city on 7th July 2014 and will then depart on a 14-night adventure cruise to Greenland and Iceland. In all, Fred. Olsen is offering 11 sailings from Liverpool in its 2014/15...

Stars dazzle Stoke Park as superstars Sir Elton John and Katherine Jenkins OBE take to the stage to celebrate a Great British Weekend!

Jul 04, 2014 11:01 BST Stoke Park Stoke Park, the luxury 5 AA Red star Country Club, Spa and Hotel in Buckinghamshire was transformed over the weekend to a breathtaking and intimate concert venue where on Saturday 28th June, Sir Elton John took to the stage to help raise funds for SportsAid, and on Sunday 29th June Katherine Jenkins wowed the crowds in a truly stunning performance!

Norwegian’s low-cost service to the U.S. takes off from London Gatwick

Jul 03, 2014 19:02 BST Norwegian This week Norwegian celebrates its first ever flights between London Gatwick and the U.S. On Wednesday afternoon, the first flight between London Gatwick and Los Angeles took off, while Norwegian’s first flight between London and New York took off this evening. Friday afternoon, the airline celebrates its inaugural flight to Fort Lauderdale. All the flights are almost full.

Customers choose Carlisle as Virgin’s best

Jul 03, 2014 18:08 BST Virgin Trains Carlisle was the big winner at the annual Virgin Trains' Feel Good Awards ceremeony on 26 June 2014, when excellence in staff across various ‘V Good’ categories was recognised. Carlisle Station won V Good station and Onboard Customer Service Assistant, Anabela Ferreira won V Good service.

Sun, Sea and Samba await as Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches its 2016 ‘South America Explorer’ cruise

Jul 03, 2014 17:28 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines For 2016 Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ guests will have the chance to experience the excitement and vibrancy of South America on board Balmoral’s 46-night ‘South America Explorer’ cruise, L1602, which departs from Southampton on 19th January 2016. This wonderful cruise takes in 16 destinations, with seven of those ports of call in the ‘country of the moment’ – beautiful Brazil!

**HOLIDAYTAXIS.COM ANNOUNCES SAFETY INITIATIVE**

Jul 03, 2014 15:13 BST HolidayTaxis.com HolidayTaxis.com is using research published to support their drive for ‘Safe Transfers on Holiday’. Over 563 million people visited Europe in 2013, with 4.2 million British holidaymakers planning to travel by car. However, a shocking 20% of drivers admit to having driven in Europe without researching the road rules, in the country they are visiting, at all!

Jul 02, 2014 16:26 BST Stena Line This summer take a ‘Wonderful Wednesday’ day trip across the Irish Sea as a foot passenger with Stena Line from Cairnryan to Belfast and experience an exciting voyage aboard a modern ferry with all the mod cons you could ever need from only £10* per person return. Also included are bus transfers into Belfast’s city centre and unlimited Metro bus travel for the day!

Cruise into first class entertainment with Stena Line

Jul 02, 2014 14:29 BST Stena Line THE Irish Sea will be alive with the sound of music and laughter during the summer and autumn months as Northern Ireland’s leading ferry company Stena Line has launched an exciting programme of evening entertainment cruises from only £29* per person including a meal.

Expo gets on board with Diversified

Jul 02, 2014 11:24 BST Diversified Communications UK Diversified Communications UK is delighted to announce the acquisition of Expo Management for an undisclosed sum. Expo Management organise three market leading events – the biennial Euro Bus Expo exhibition, Coach and Bus Live, and Best of Britain & Ireland, which all take place at the NEC, Birmingham.