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Red Funnel confirms Christmas period timetables

Red Funnel has confirmed its timetables for the upcoming Christmas period (19 December 2022 – 2 January 2023). Notably, Red Funnel will once again be the only ferry company crossing the Solent on Christmas Day, offering two departures from each side via their vehicle ferry service on Sunday, 25 December: Departing Southampton: 09:00 & 12:00 Departing East Cowes: 10:30 & 13:30 Red Funnel invests heavily in the maintenance of its vessels, with most of the major works taking place during the winter season. Red Eagle is currently undergoing repair works to replace key engine components and has recently departed to its maintenance facility in

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Red Funnel’s annual Black Friday sale returns with biggest offer of the year: 1/3 off vehicle ferry travel

      Under embargo until 18 November, Southampton: Red Funnel has confirmed that its annual Black Friday sale is back again for another consecutive year, with one-third off vehicle ferry travel. The offer is the ferry operator’s biggest and most flexible sale of the year and is available online here. The sale runs from 18 November to 2 December 2022 and allows customers to book for travel dates from now up to 30 October 2023, including throughout all school holidays and peak travel times, with the exception of 15 to 19 June. The offer applies to travel of any duration in any direction, including day returns, long and

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Christmas Shopping in Portsmouth made easy with Solent Cruises

Solent Cruises are offering the ideal trip over the water for some Christmas Shopping or an explore around Portsmouth. From Cowes to Portsmouth landing at Gunwharf Quays, you can take advantage of their return crossings every weekend for just £10 per adult! Sailings leave on a Saturday and Sunday morning from their Cowes terminal at 9:30am, returning at 4pm or 5pm from Gunwharf. Fancy extending your stay? Why not hop on the Saturday morning sailing from Cowes and stay the night in Portsmouth? Use your return ticket for the sailing departing Gunwharf on Sunday evening at no extra cost. Enjoy Gunwharf Quays Christmas

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Save on your sailing with Red Funnel

Red Funnel's biggest sale of the year is back! Save 1/3 off vehicle ferry travel with their Black Friday Sale! Are you planing your Christmas get away to the Isle of Wight? Or may be a romantic Valentines escape? How about a staycation in the spring or summer of 2022? What ever you are planning, Red Funnel have a fantastic deal running until 3rd December. Whether you are planning to visit friends and family for the festive season, or looking ahead to next years Island key events such as Cowes Week, Rhythmtree and Ventnor Fringe

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Top Campsites Around the Isle of Wight

There are a lot of great places to stay on the Isle of Wight including a variety of excellent Isle of Wight camping and caravan sites. While the popular areas of Ryde, Shanklin and Sandown have many of those, in this article we look at where else on the island you can go camping and enjoy what the island has to offer. Isle of Wight Camping to the West Heathfield Farm Camping – Freshwater This is a lovely campsite in a rural setting near Freshwater if you are looking for something that feels more like you are camping and a part of nature.

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Best Museums

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Warm Places

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