Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines receives top cruise accolade in the ‘2015 Group Travel Awards’, for a record fifth year in a row!
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2015 15:08 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has once again been crowned ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ by readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine, in its prestigious ‘2015 Group Travel Awards’. This is the fifth consecutive year that Fred. Olsen has won this coveted award, which is a record for Group Travel Organiser!
The truth about Norovirus and how Travel Agents and Tour Operators could soon be sued over the Common Cold!
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2015 10:59 BST
I have never heard of anyone suing a Travel Agent or a Tour Operator for catching a cold or Flu on holiday, but it could happen. If we, as holiday companies, have to pay compensation every time someone is ill on one of our holidays – through no fault of our own – then where does it end?
Soak up the sunshine and explore exotic islands with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines this Summer, from right on your doorstep!
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2015 09:31 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests in the North West a last-minute Summer sunshine getaway on Black Watch’s 14-night W1510 ‘Canaries, Madeira & Morocco’ cruise, departing from Liverpool on 28th June 2015 – with prices from just £899 per person…or from just £65 per person, per night!
Set sail from Dover with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines this Summer, for sunshine, islands and exotic beaches – from right on your doorstep!
Press Releases • Jun 12, 2015 09:14 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests in the South East a chance to set sail on a ‘Summer sunshine’ cruise from right on their doorstep. Departing from Dover on 28th June 2015, Braemar’s M1519 13-night ‘Islands of the Azores & Madeira’ cruise will take in four destinations, including an overnight stay in the charming capital of Madeira, Funchal – from just £54 per person, per night!
Press Releases • Jun 04, 2015 10:51 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is sponsoring digital TV channel ITV Encore for the month of June 2015, in a promotional campaign designed to build awareness of the brand and stimulate bookings during this key sales period. This is the first time that Fred. Olsen has worked with the channel.
Press Releases • Jun 02, 2015 11:01 BST
Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, based on Whitehouse Industrial Estate in Ipswich, Suffolk, has installed new state-of-the-art photovoltaic solar panels on the south-facing roof of its Head Office, Fred. Olsen House, to assist in powering the building and helping the company move towards a more sustainable future.
Press Releases • May 27, 2015 18:27 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest cruise ship, Boudicca, will be operating her first cruise season from the Port of Falmouth in Spring 2016. Fred. Olsen will be offering guests in the South West of the UK a choice of two sailings: a 12-night ‘Canaries & Portugal’ cruise – for adults only; and a 10-night ‘Around the UK’ sailing.
Press Releases • May 19, 2015 17:51 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, in conjunction with ticket provider Travel Destinations Ltd., is offering guests the chance to experience the exciting Le Mans 24 Hours Race from the French port of Le Havre, on board Braemar’s four-night M1517 ‘Cruising to Le Mans & Historic Rouen’ cruise, which departs from Dover on 12th June 2015. Considered to be one of the most prestigious automobile races in the...
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines to exhibit at the Suffolk Show, Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th May 2015 – visit us on Stand 416!
Press Releases • May 19, 2015 13:57 BST
Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be exhibiting at this year’s Suffolk Show at Trinity Park, Ipswich, on Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th May 2015, on Stand 416, Tenth Avenue, to showcase its fabulous range of worldwide cruise holidays.
Press Releases • May 14, 2015 17:16 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to visit New York, Boston, Nova Scotia, Jacksonville, Miami, Savannah and the Bahamas, all in one fantastic cruise holiday, in Autumn 2015. Balmoral’s 35-night L1517 ‘Voyage to the American Deep South’ departs from Southampton on 14th September 2015, and includes three overnight stays – in New York, Miami and Charleston – to give guests...
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines increases its commitment to Newcastle with Balmoral’s first-ever cruise season in 2016
Press Releases • May 07, 2015 15:57 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has made the strategic decision to base Balmoral - its 1,350-guest flagship - in Newcastle for the first time ever, from May to August 2016.
Press Releases • May 06, 2015 12:04 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest ship Boudicca is due to commence her cruise season from Rosyth on 1st June 2015, with a seven-night ‘Norwegian Fjords’ sailing. In all, Fred. Olsen is offering six cruises from Rosyth aboard Boudicca in 2015 – an increase of two turnaround calls since 2014. In addition, Fred. Olsen will be setting sail on seven unique cruises from Rosyth in 2016, including...
Set sail from Southampton on a relaxing Braemar ‘River Cruise’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2016
Press Releases • May 05, 2015 11:49 BST
From May to Nov 2016 Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 929-guest ship Braemar will – for the first time ever – be based in Southampton for a six-month cruise season. Due to Braemar’s shorter and shallower draft, Fred. Olsen is able to offer a series of ‘River Cruises’ in 2016 to destinations including Seville in Spain and Rouen in France, where the ship can cruise right into the heart of destinations.
Press Releases • Apr 23, 2015 10:27 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘The Best Fjords of Norway’, which showcases 20 outstanding Norwegian sailings on offer in its 2016/17 cruise programme.
Press Releases • Apr 15, 2015 17:21 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has released its latest ‘Top Five’ best-selling cruises for the 2015/16 cruise season so far, representing exceptional value and a great destination experience.
Press Releases • Apr 14, 2015 14:31 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new regional multi-media advertising campaign to promote selected Summer 2015 sailings, focussing on the important catchment areas of Avonmouth (Bristol), Dover, Greenock (Glasgow), Rosyth (Edinburgh), Liverpool, Newcastle and Southampton, which are all home to Fred.
TV blockbuster ‘Fortitude’ ‘drives sales North’ at Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, as Spitsbergen, Greenland and Iceland are top-sellers for 2016
Press Releases • Apr 09, 2015 10:01 BST
Sky Atlantic’s highly-acclaimed psychological thriller, ‘Fortitude’ – set in Pyramiden, Spitsbergen, the fictional Arctic settlement of Fortitude – has been helping to ‘drive sales North’ at Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, as Spitsbergen, Greenland and Iceland are amongst the top-selling itineraries for 2016.
Press Releases • Apr 02, 2015 16:29 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest ship Boudicca is due to commence her cruise season from Dover on 7th April 2015, with a seven-night ‘France & Spain’ sailing. In all, Fred. Olsen is offering five cruises from Dover on board Boudicca in 2015/16, plus a further 16 departures on board 929-guest Braemar.
Now is the time to explore and discover ‘The World’s Top 50 Experiences’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Press Releases • Mar 30, 2015 16:44 BST
From April 2015, approximately 18 million people in the UK, aged over 55, will be given access to up to 25% of their pension – tax-free – for the first time; and every year, a further 320,000 people will become eligible. It is estimated that £6 billion will be spent within the first three months after April, with the number one discretionary spend predicted to be on holidays.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Black Watch to commence inaugural cruise season from Liverpool in Spring 2015
Press Releases • Mar 26, 2015 09:57 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 804-guest ship Black Watch is due to commence her first-ever cruise programme from Liverpool’s Pier Head Cruise Terminal on 31st March 2015, with a 13-night ‘Canary Islands Easter’ cruise – for what will be the company’s third season from the popular North Western port. In all, Fred. Olsen is offering 15 cruises from Liverpool in 2015/16, which is an increase on the 11...