Wightlink remembers respected crewman, Rob Goddard

Rob Goddard event - ceremony

Staff at Wightlink paid tribute to their colleague, Rob Goddard, who sadly died of heart failure in October 2017.

Monday, 18th December, 2017 11:06am

By Karen Woods

Almost a thousand years of service recognised at Wightlink

Wightlink senior managers join long-serving staff for the celebration - Long service awards

Congratulations to the thirty two Wightlink staff, who have reached career milestones over the last year and rewarded with a celebration lunch.

Wednesday, 25th October, 2017 9:20am

By Karen Woods

Wightlink say new terminal layout has improved punctuality

New ramps at Fishbourne

Wightlink say the improvements to terminals in Fishbourne and Portsmouth have resulted in a reduced turnaround time to around 15 minutes.

Tuesday, 19th September, 2017 7:33am

By Karen Woods with 6 readers' comments

Wightlink boss pays tribute to staff after fire

Wight Sky Ferry:

Wightlink Chief Executive, Keith Greenfield, paid tribute today to the crew of Wight Sky ferry, "who acted in an exemplary manner throughout to deal with the incident and minimise disruption to customers".

Wednesday, 13th September, 2017 11:48am

By Karen Woods

Fishbourne traffic problems to be tackled by Wightlink

fishbourne ferry terminal

The ferry company is looking ahead at how they might be able to alleviate traffic problems at their Fishbourne ferry terminal.

Friday, 18th August, 2017 10:53am

By Karen Woods with 6 readers' comments

Name of Wightlink’s flagship hybrid ferry revealed

victoria wightlink -

Wightlink reveal the name of their new £30million more environmentally-friendly, partially-battery powered car ferry.

Tuesday, 15th August, 2017 10:19am

By Karen Woods with 8 readers' comments

Staff on Wightlink’s Yarmouth route recognised for ‘Excellence in customer service’

Certificate of Excellence - W-class crew

Congratulations to Wightlink staff on the Yarmouth-Lymington route who have been recognised for their consistently high standards of customer service.

Tuesday, 8th August, 2017 12:18pm

By Karen Woods with 2 readers' comments

First cars use new Wightlink ramps at revamped terminals

handbrake on

Wightlink’s £45million investment in the Portsmouth-Fishbourne route reaches another milestone as first cars use the new upper and lower ramps at both terminals.

Thursday, 27th July, 2017 3:32pm

By Karen Woods with one comment

Love on the seas as ferry plays cupid for inshore rescue volunteers

Marriage proposal

What better way to end the week than with a love story. Wightlink’s St Clare car ferry has played Cupid for two members of Ryde Inshore Rescue.

Friday, 23rd June, 2017 7:52am

By Karen Woods with one comment

Wightlink crew donate to British Heart Foundation in memory of customer

research at british heart foundation

Wightlink managers have doubled the value of the award after the crew asked the ferry company to donate their Extra Mile Award to the British Heart Foundation in memory of a passenger.

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017 7:54am

By Karen Woods

Children from Chernobyl enjoy respite on the Isle of Wight

Chernobyl children

At the end of a three week break on the Island organised by the charity, Island Hosts, the children from Chernobyl enjoyed a visit to the Bridge of the Wightlink ferry.

Wednesday, 7th June, 2017 9:35am

By Karen Woods

30 years of service at Wightlink marked for Derek

Derek Graham - 30 years service

Wightlink's West Wight route manager has been presented with a certificate to mark 30 years of service.

Wednesday, 3rd May, 2017 1:52pm

By Karen Woods