All posts tagged "Cherbourg"

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    Irish Ferries Launches Direct Dublin to Cherbourg Route

    A new direct passenger car ferry service linking Dublin with the French port of Cherbourg is being introduced by Irish Ferries, with the first sailing departing from Dublin on Saturday 18th January 2014. The once-weekly, year round service – which the company’s head of passenger sales Dermot Merrigan says “will bring the...

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    Irish Ferries Extends Cabin Sale

    Irish Ferries has extended the closing date of its half-price cabin sale on services to France. Now open until 17th April, sale fares deliver savings of up to €258 return and are valid for travel up to 30th May. Covered are all 2-, 3-, 4- and 5-star cabins on sailings to and...

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    Margaret Devaney: a Titanic Survivor

    One century ago, on Sunday 14th April 1912, the steamship RMS Titanic struck an iceberg in the Atlantic on her maiden voyage from Southampton, Cherbourg and Cobh, Co Cork. The liner was carrying 2,225 people and 1,512 were lost. In the March issue of Irish Travel Trade News, our correspondent Joe Jennings...

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    Wine Fair Onboard the Oscar Wilde

    Irish Ferries will host a wine fair on board its cruise ferry ‘Oscar Wilde’ sailing from Rosslare to Roscoff on 16th September 2011. The event, free to all passengers, will see a number of French wine producers conducting tastings, giving expert advice and previewing some of the wines that can be bought...

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    Irish Ferries Autumn Savings and Mini Cruise to France

    Irish Ferries’ autumn fares to France, valid for travel on the ‘Oscar Wilde’ from 25th August to 30th December 30th, are from €89 each way for a car and driver, inclusive of a reclining seat and all travel taxes. Until 22nd September, passengers have a choice of routes to Cherbourg and Roscoff...