Tag: calmac

CalMac’s Lochranza bonanza

A year round Cloanaig to Lochranza service may reinvigorate trade between one of Arran’s iconic villages, Skipness, Tarbert, Kintyre and Islay.

Arran ferry crash causes traffic chaos

MV Catriona is operating, an approximately hourly shuttle service between Lochranza and Claonaig to assist with traffic from the Ardrossan to Brodick route. 

Arran could have second ferry for Easter holidays

The request has been made by the Arran Ferry Committee as it emerges that many of the sailings over the Easter weekend are already full, with the 7.20pm ferry from Brodick on Easter Monday said to be the only sailing still available that day.

Row over bid to bring back peak fares on ferries

Board chairman Angus Campbell added: ‘The board is therefore disappointed that a proposal has been made that may have an adverse effect on the communities that are being served by CalMac without any consultation with those communities.’