Tag: MV Caledonian Isles

Replacement boat for Arran
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Replacement boat for Arran

The essential lifeline ferry service to Arran was being operated by the MV Hebridean Isles as we went to press after the MV Caledonian Isles broke down.

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Essential ferry maintenance delayed

Essential maintenance which was scheduled to take place on MV Caledonian Isles has had to be delayed after the backup vessel, MV Isle of Arran, was redeployed on the Oban/Castlebay route due to cracks being discovered on its regular ferry.

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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. 

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Storm brews over ferry cancellations

Over in Ardrossan too passengers still trying to get to Brodick were given hope that the 12.30pm ferry would sail, but these were dashed with all drivers being advised to book on the 3.20pm.

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We’re the scapegoat for ferry disruption

‘We are a small family firm operating on a close-knit island. These reports have caused distress to the family and are completely unjustified. We just want to set the record straight.’