Posts Tagged ‘ DFDS ’

Will we holiday overseas this summer?

Jul 6th, 2017 | By
beach in Cuba

TUI, Thomas Cook, Jet 2, Expedia, Cosmos and all the other tour operators will be hoping that the DFDS survey results are accurate.

SeaFrance sinks

Jan 9th, 2012 | By

With the announcement today that Sea France has gone into liquidation, what can passengers expect in terms of service and prices?

Investing in Tourism

Jan 9th, 2011 | By

As the new year starts, countries around the world are planning on how much to spend promoting their countries not just to us but the whole world. All countries want more visitors because, of course, it boosts their economies. Thailand, for example, has announced that it wants $196 million (say about £125 million) for 2012. Norway, on the other hand, is spending just £300,000 on the UK this year. And how much is the UK planning to spend? That’s not known yet but last year the government challenged the industry to raise £100 million to promote the country over the next 4 years. They will announce, in the spring, how they plan to spend the money. But the £100 million has been raised.

The Largest Red Nose in the World?

Mar 13th, 2009 | By

Yes its come around again.Its Red Nose DayAnd if you are in Newcastle you may find a quite astonishing sight.On the bow of the DFDS ferry, King of Scandinavia, the owners have placed a gigantic red nose. It is 6 metres in diameter (about 20 feet) so you can’t really miss it. (You can see a video about the vessel and it’s “nose” on I doubt if you’ll miss any of the collectors who will be up and down the country today collecting for
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