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.
Press releases • Apr 27, 2016 17:23 BST
For its 2016/17 cruise season, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has introduced its first collection of dedicated ‘adult-only’ holidays, offering a choice of 20 voyages to adult travellers, who must be 18 or over.
Press releases • Apr 20, 2016 17:16 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the launch of its dedicated Gin Menu, which will be available at the Marquee Bars across its fleet of intimately sized ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch.
Join in with the Royal celebrations this Summer with Fred. Olsen’s sailing of ‘Britain’s Historic Sites and Scenic Delights’
Press releases • Apr 18, 2016 11:00 BST
Discover ‘Britain’s Historic Sites and Scenic Delights’ in 2016 with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines!
Press releases • Apr 06, 2016 09:22 BST
For the very first time, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to visit film locations featured in top blockbusters and hit TV shows, including James Bond’s Skyfall, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Braveheart, Game of Thrones, Broadchurch and Poldark, on a ‘UK set-jetting’ cruise, entitled ‘UK Scenes from the Silver Screen’
Don’t be an April Fool! Book a new Fred. Olsen cruise in 2017/18 and get an unbelievable 50% saving on a Q4 cruise in 2016!
Press releases • Apr 01, 2016 09:30 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests an unbeatable deal following the recent launch of its new 2017/18 cruise programme, whereby guests booking a new 2017/18 cruise – from just two nights and above – are entitled to a massive 50% discount on a cruise holiday of up to 32 nights in Q4 of 2016…an opportunity far too good to miss!
Press releases • Mar 31, 2016 16:19 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be commencing its first-ever cruise season from Falmouth in April 2016, offering two unique, great-value holidays on board its elegant 880-guest ship, Boudicca. Guests can choose from a 12-night ‘Canary Islands & Portugal’ cruise, or a 10-night ‘Around the UK’ sailing from Land's End to John O’Groats.
Press releases • Mar 30, 2016 14:55 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud to be supporting the work of cancer charity Sail 4 Cancer, which provides much-needed respite holidays for cancer sufferers, their families and carers. Since the partnership began in 2009, the charity has sent 168 cancer patients and their family members on Fred. Olsen cruise holidays, and the cruise line has donated nearly £12,000 in charitable fundraising.
Press releases • Mar 21, 2016 17:23 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is reinforcing its reputation for the greatest choice of ex-UK departures to cruise guests in 2017/18, with its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – sailing from ten convenient regional ports: Southampton, Dover, Tilbury, Harwich, Falmouth, Liverpool, Newcastle, Greenock (Glasgow), Rosyth (Edinburgh) and Belfast.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates record-breaking sales success following the launch of its new 2017/18 cruise programme
Press releases • Mar 17, 2016 17:45 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines saw its most successful sales day on record on Tuesday 15th March 2016, following the launch of its exciting new 2017/18 cruise programme to its top tier of Oceans loyalty club members. Nearly 50% more revenue and 31% more guests were booked on the first day of Fred. Olsen’s new 2017/18 cruise itineraries going on sale than on the first ‘on sale’ day last year.
Press releases • Mar 17, 2016 14:28 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines was delighted to unveil its new range of 2017/18 worldwide itineraries in the elegant setting of The Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh, on 10th March 2016, at its first-ever dedicated Scottish Launch event.