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About juliannewman

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  1. Fire in engine room- Wightlink

    Apparently MAIB have detailed the vessel in the berth at Lymington and the service is suspended until further notice
  2. Fire in engine room- Wightlink

    The Bournemouth Echo also ran the story and have used an image of a 'C' Class: http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/15531644.One_person_injured_in_fire_onboard_ferry_last_night___services_suspended_this_morning/
  3. HMS Queen Elizabeth

    Bring your drones along and land them on deck http://gcaptain.com/drone-lands-on-hms-queen-elizabeth/
  4. Poole Harbour Developmement

    No, the McDonalds in Poole has closed: http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/15008610.McDonald___s_in_Poole_High_Street_closes_tomorrow_after_34_years/
  5. CONDOR FERRIES: Condor Liberation

    Looks like things are improving to the Islands: http://shipsmonthly.com/news/condor-publishes-improved-punctuality-figures-for-2016/
  6. Amorique visits Poole on Monday

    Article from the Bournemouth Echo: http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/14916723.Largest_ferry_ever_to_berth_in_Poole_takes_over_Barfleur_service/
  7. Poole lifeboat axed

    Swanage will be launching even quicker soon, they are having trials this week for the worlds first slipway launched Shannon lifeboat
  8. Watching English TV on iPad in France

    You are not supposed to watch or download from iPlayer while abroad and as Jim mentions the BBC have been cracking down recently on VPN providers and blocking their access. This article explains more: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/10/19/bbc_cuts_off_vpn_to_iplayer/
  9. Navitus Offshore Windfarm Project

    This page http://www.gridwatch.templar.co.uk/ has some interesting figures on the National Grid status including the percentage we produce from each power type. i didn't realise we had a surplus in the winter we sold to the continent
  10. Accident report for the Lisco Gloria, sister ship of the Baie de Seine http://www.transp.lt/files/uploads//Investigation_Report_445_10%20Lisco%20Gloria%20galutinis.pdf