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Fred. Olsen is crowned eight-times winner of ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2019 Group Travel Awards’

Fred. Olsen is crowned eight-times winner of ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2019 Group Travel Awards’

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 19:42 BST

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has once again been crowned ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ by readers of ‘Group Travel Organiser’ magazine, in the ‘2019 Group Travel Awards’. This is the eighth year that Fred. Olsen has won this coveted award, having held it for a record seven consecutive years previously.

D-Day veterans to set sail from Dover with a Swingtime serenade  on The Royal British Legion’s ‘D-Day 75 Voyage of Remembrance’ aboard 'Boudicca'

D-Day veterans to set sail from Dover with a Swingtime serenade on The Royal British Legion’s ‘D-Day 75 Voyage of Remembrance’ aboard 'Boudicca'

Press releases   •   May 31, 2019 21:37 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Boudicca' will be setting sail on one of the most poignant and moving journeys in its history on Sunday 2nd June 2019, under charter to The Royal British Legion. The classic ship will be carrying up to 300 D-Day veterans from the iconic White Cliffs of Dover to Normandy, France, on an historic seven-night ‘D-Day 75th Anniversary Voyage’.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 'Boudicca' wears its poppies with pride on The Royal British Legion’s ‘D-Day 75 Voyage of Remembrance’

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 'Boudicca' wears its poppies with pride on The Royal British Legion’s ‘D-Day 75 Voyage of Remembrance’

Press releases   •   May 31, 2019 16:46 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Boudicca' will be setting sail on The Royal British Legion's historic seven-night 'D-Day 75 Voyage of Remembrance' from Dover on 2nd June 2019, 'Boudicca' will be operating under charter to Arena Travel, on behalf of The Royal British Legion, to carry up to 300 D-Day veterans – plus their carers and companions – from the iconic White Cliffs to Normandy, France.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new power boats take guests ‘closer’ to Oslofjord and the Olsen’s historic Hvitsten home

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new power boats take guests ‘closer’ to Oslofjord and the Olsen’s historic Hvitsten home

Press releases   •   May 26, 2019 18:53 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines was pleased to showcase its ‘closer’ credentials to its guests on board 'Balmoral' and 'Braemar' on 21st May 2019, when the two ships docked alongside each other in Fred. Olsen’s historic home city of Oslo, Norway.

Fred. Olsen to partner with marine wildlife charity ORCA on inaugural whale-watching Iceland cruise in Summer 2019

Fred. Olsen to partner with marine wildlife charity ORCA on inaugural whale-watching Iceland cruise in Summer 2019

Press releases   •   May 15, 2019 16:37 BST

​Fred. Olsen has teamed up with marine wildlife charity ORCA for an inaugural Iceland sailing on 'Boudicca' in Summer 2019, as part of a new partnership to monitor whale and dolphin numbers and to help to conserve and protect the seas as a safe environment in which these species can live and thrive.

​Enjoy FREE cashback and tips covered on almost every sailing in Fred. Olsen’s 2019 and 2020/21 fly-cruise programme

​Enjoy FREE cashback and tips covered on almost every sailing in Fred. Olsen’s 2019 and 2020/21 fly-cruise programme

Press releases   •   May 09, 2019 17:10 BST

Holidaymakers looking to jet-set to exotic climates with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2019, 2020 or 2021 can enjoy up to £550 per room in FREE cashback to be spend on board, plus the cost of tips covered, for new fly-cruise bookings made between 9th May and 17th May 2019 inclusive.

World record-holding swimmer boosts funds for Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk in pool challenge during Black Watch World Cruise with Fred. Olsen

World record-holding swimmer boosts funds for Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk in pool challenge during Black Watch World Cruise with Fred. Olsen

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 11:46 BST

A world record-holding swimmer made her holiday extra memorable by undertaking a sponsored challenge in aid of Elmer’s Big Parade Suffolk.

Jackie Martin appointed Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new Sales and Marketing Director

Jackie Martin appointed Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new Sales and Marketing Director

Press releases   •   Apr 24, 2019 14:30 BST

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Jackie Martin as its new Sales and Marketing Director, with effect from 24th April 2019, reporting into Mike Rodwell, Managing Director.

Fred. Olsen’s flagship 'Balmoral' commences record cruise season from Newcastle in 2019/20

Fred. Olsen’s flagship 'Balmoral' commences record cruise season from Newcastle in 2019/20

Press releases   •   Apr 22, 2019 17:40 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 1,350-guest flagship, 'Balmoral', has commenced its 2019/20 cruise season from Newcastle on 21st April 2019, setting sail from the Port of Tyne on an eight-night ‘Cruising German Waterways’ voyage, with a record 16 departures.

Fred. Olsen’s 'Black Watch' commences 2019/20 cruise season from Liverpool, with record number of sailings

Fred. Olsen’s 'Black Watch' commences 2019/20 cruise season from Liverpool, with record number of sailings

Press releases   •   Apr 15, 2019 08:42 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 804-guest 'Black Watch' has commenced its 2019/20 cruise season from the Port of Liverpool, with a 28-night ‘Discovering the Adriatic & Dalmatian Coast’ voyage, which set sail on 13th April 2019. 'Black Watch' will be operating a record 22 cruises from Liverpool in 2019/20, between April 2019 and March 2020.