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  1. So what happens now to semi-completed Honfleur?
  2. Was she originally built for Bilbao and Santander routes?
  3. I had the same problem last Wednesday. Tried calling and the website at the same time but no luck. Was travelling during the day and tried again in the evening, again with error messages on the website and a continuous engaged tone on the phone. Eventually managed to book my Plymouth-Santander-Portsmouth trip plus Commodore cabins with an optimistic sigh of relief at 1040pm on Wednesday. Happy days…until a phone call taken on Friday at lunchtime from BF. "Mr Knocker I'm afraid your booking for the Plymouth-Santander sector and Commodore cabin was duplicated due to the excessive
  4. We've been stopped for "additional checks" on half a dozen occasions. These have been in St Malo, Santander, Portsmouth twice, Plymouth and the Eurotunnel twice over the years. This has made us totally paranoid which must show on the initial security check as we are directed almost immediately to the shed for the intense checkover. Never have we had any problem during these security checks except for the last experience at Plymouth in June when my Swiss Army knife caused a major discussion between two security guards! Got it back but are now convinced that the car is tagged as a regular d
  5. JayKay

    Hotel Kyriad

    St Malo Kyria is excellent. We stayed there mid-July and it ticked all the boxes. Pretty easy to get to/from downtown St Malo as well.
  6. What was the crossing duration for the Portsmouth - Lisbon route run by P&O?
  7. I wonder if there is any demand for a weekly service from North England to France or even Spain? Perhaps Hull to St Malo/Caen or Hull to Santander/Bilbao which would obviously be a longer transit. Living in North England it can take a good part of the day to get to Portsmouth or Plymouth. While cruising down the M1/M5 I often wonder how many others are doing exactly the same . Have spoken to BF Customer Services about this and (quite rightly) they say my message has been passed to the appropriate department for their consideration.
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