Press Releases • Jul 25, 2016 17:24 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 804-guest ship 'Black Watch' is due to commence her cruise season from Rosyth, Scotland on 20th August 2016, with a five-night ‘Norwegian Fjords’ sailing. In total, Fred. Olsen will be offering seven cruises from Rosyth aboard Black Watch this year – an increase of one turnaround call since 2015.
Press Releases • Jul 21, 2016 18:20 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has released a dedicated ‘Exotic Fly-Cruises’ brochure, which includes 17 far-flung holidays on board Boudicca and Black Watch, with durations of between 14 and 38 nights. The new brochure also features seven newly-released itineraries for 2017/18, which are now available to book.
Press Releases • Jul 21, 2016 12:38 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be making its first-ever call at the pretty Suffolk town of Southwold, not far from the company’s Ipswich Head Office, on 26th July 2017, as part of Boudicca’s eight-night D1716 ‘Wildlife of England & Scotland’ adventure – for adults only – which departs from Liverpool on 21st July 2017.
Press Releases • Jul 19, 2016 17:07 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new ‘Book with Confidence’ campaign, aimed at reassuring guests that a Fred. Olsen cruise holiday offers complete peace of mind.
‘The drinks are on us!’ Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines offers FREE ‘all-inclusive’ upgrade on Dover sailings in September
Press Releases • Jul 14, 2016 15:54 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests a free upgrade to its ‘all-inclusive’ drinks package on its three sailings aboard flagship Balmoral from the Port of Dover this September, on all bookings made by 22nd July 2016.
Press Releases • Jul 12, 2016 15:39 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new kids club on board its fleet of four ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – called ‘Little Skippers’.
Press Releases • Jun 28, 2016 17:35 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has unveiled a specialist new brochure, dedicated to Black Watch’s epic 108-night ‘Wonders of the World’ cruise!
Press Releases • Jun 24, 2016 14:49 BST
Fred. Olsen was proud to be named ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line’ in the prestigious ‘2016 Silver Travel Awards’ in London on 22nd June 2016.
Press Releases • Jun 22, 2016 10:38 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has released a new brochure, entitled ‘The World At Your Doorstep’, which highlights 24 sailings in 2017/18 that are available to book with free door-to-door transfers, for up to 90 or 250 mainland miles, from 22nd June to 31st July 2016. The brochure also includes 11 'adult-only' cruises.
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2016 18:03 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests in Northern Ireland and Ireland the chance to take a 12-night ‘German Canals, Rivers & Cities’ cruise from Belfast on 'Boudicca' for the first-time ever, setting sail on 1st August 2016, fromjust £67 per person, per night!
Press Releases • Jun 16, 2016 11:04 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines welcomed local travel agents on board Boudicca for a training day in Liverpool on 6th June 2016.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the Queen’s 90th birthday with two great-value ‘Best of British’ deals this Summer
Press Releases • Jun 09, 2016 09:47 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is helping guests to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s official 90th birthday this coming weekend with two great-value ‘Best of British’ deals, to be booked from 10th to 13th June 2016 inclusive. As a special commemorative offer, Fred. Olsen will also be giving guests £90 per room free onboard spending credit on bookings made on both of these cruises.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2016 Group Travel Awards’, for a record sixth consecutive year!
Press Releases • Jun 08, 2016 16:44 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 ‘2016 Group Travel Awards’. This is the sixth consecutive year that Fred. Olsen has won this coveted award, which is a record for Group Travel Organiser!
Press Releases • May 24, 2016 17:10 BST
Following a restructure of its major Account Management team at the end of 2015, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has now expanded its internal support team, to enable it to deliver more comprehensive and focussed support to its travel trade partners.
Press Releases • May 19, 2016 09:00 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has revealed more exciting ‘breaking news’, with the launch of its inaugural ‘South Africa Fly-Cruise’ on board 'Boudicca' in early 2018, which existing guests can book from 19th May 2016, and which will go on general sale from 24th May 2016. This 14-night itinerary will depart from London / Manchester airports on 10th January 2018, flying into Cape Town.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the winners of the first-ever ‘Walking Football Cup’ final at ‘Wembley’!
Press Releases • May 16, 2016 11:11 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines was proud to sponsor Suffolk's first-ever 'Walking Football Cup' tournament, which took place at Goals in Ipswich on Saturday 14th May 2016, organised by Suffolk FA. Beccles-based New Saints A were named the champions, after a hotly-contest final against another Beccles side, New Saints B, played on the aptly-named ‘Wembley’ pitch.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils two new Indian Ocean fly-cruises due to unprecedented customer demand
Press Releases • May 11, 2016 16:08 BST
Demand for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise, which was launched on 3rd May 2016, was unprecedented in the company’s history, and meant that the cruise was almost fully-booked in under ten hours! Fred. Olsen has now launched two new itineraries on board 880-guest Boudicca in Autumn / Winter 2017, to explore the popular Indian Ocean region.
Press Releases • May 06, 2016 15:47 BST
Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to be supporting the inaugural BooksEast Festival, which is taking place in the town from 9th to 15th May 2016. Fred. Olsen is particularly proud to be sponsoring one of the keynote events of the Festival, ‘Life at the Limits: An Evening with Sir Ranulph Fiennes’, at the Ipswich Corn Exchange on Friday 13th May 2016.
Press Releases • May 05, 2016 13:37 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ fourth season from Liverpool Cruise Terminal will begin today [5th May 2016], with a nine-night sailing to the Norwegian fjords, on board 880-guest Boudicca. The ship will be setting sail on a total of 16 voyages in 2016 – an increase on the 15 sailings offered in 2015 – to a host of exciting and exotic destinations, including Canada, the Adriatic and the Canary Islands.
Press Releases • May 03, 2016 12:28 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched its first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise, on board 880-guest Boudicca. Departing from London or Manchester on 29th November 2017, guests can enjoy an idyllic 15-night paradise holiday, spending two days in Mauritius, three days in the Seychelles, two days in Madagascar, a day on Reunion Island and a day on Mayotte.