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  1. Couldn't agree more. Absolutely stunning coastline. Fingers crossed we'll get back to Val Andre this year!
  2. Few more of Cobh and Cork harbour from a boat trip in August last year.
  3. Article in today's Irish Examiner about the Cork version 😁 https://www.irishexaminer.com/news/munster/arid-40252199.html
  4. Blue Star 1 going to replace Inishmore the Rosslare Pembroke route https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/0326/1206241-irish-ferries-new-route/
  5. According to this RTE report Blue Star 1 is going to replace Inishmore on Rosslare Pembroke https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/0326/1206241-irish-ferries-new-route/
  6. Video of the life boats being put back on board Blue Star 1 today https://youtu.be/IklkKchzI44
  7. Quieberon departing Cork Harbour on Saturday 16th May 1993 Heres one of the original Armorique on a special trip to Cork on St Patricks Day 1978 and docked at South Custom House Quay . At the time I wasn't especially into ships and ferries so my eye was drawn not to the ship but to the guy walking across the girder on what was to become the Michael Collins Bridge 😂.
  8. Few pics here on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/CMrw08_BtQ8/
  9. Nice piece of memorabilia for someone!
  10. Woman and 11-year-old daughter rescued after going overboard from ferry in Belfast harbour
  11. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/feb/05/covid-could-britain-have-been-more-like-new-zealand
  12. Video of Amorique passing Cobh inbound yesterday And a nice pic of Armorique in Ringaskiddy yesterday https://www.flickr.com/photos/25919760@N04/50916045692/sizes/l/
  13. Few pics of Armorique arriving in Rosslare from Rosslare Europort twitter
  14. Couple of pics of Drottens arrival from Rosslare Europort twitter
  15. Couple of pics from Rosslare Europort twitter of Cap Finistere alongside at Rosslare earlier today Rosslare Europort is delighted to welcome the first ever calling of the @BrittanyFerries vessel MV Cap Finistère to our shores. The vessel will take up a new weekly service to Cherbourg in line with serving Bilbao twice a week from Rosslare. #staysafe #sailsafe #saildirect
  16. Few pics of Visby alongside at Rosslare on twitter https://twitter.com/Rosslareuroport/status/1346130172874018816
  17. Happy New Year to one and all. Here's hoping for a better 2021 for everyone!
  18. BF's Cork office window
  19. Happy Christmas to one and all!
  20. I was having a bit of a clear out in the spare room yesterday and I found an old photo album belonging to an aunt of my wifes. She had a holiday home on the cliffs in Crosshaven that had a great view of Cork harbour. The small album had her pics of the Tall Ships departing Cork harbour on Saturday 20th July 1991. Amongst them was this one of Bretagne departing.
  21. She lasted a little longer in Cork than Venus or City of Cork but not much longer 😁 Fastnet Lines Julia First arrival in Cork from Swansea Alongside at Ringaskiddy photographed from Pont Aven
  22. Couple of the Val at Cork 30th May 1998 with QE2 at the deep water berth Outward bound passing Roches Point Lighthouse in August 1999
  23. Couple of 1 season wonders at Cork. From 1999 Venus (ex Dana Hafnia) that operated a short lived Cork to St Malo service for Swansea Cork Ferries. And from 2001 City of Cork (ex St Patrick II and Aurella) operated on the Cork Swansea route but was replaced in 2002 by the return of Superferry,
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