Island band, Naked Fridays, play exclusive gig to Festival-goers

Naked Fridays at Wightlink terminal

Wight Noize competition winners, Naked Fridays, will be performing on Wightlink ferries tomorrow (Thursday) to help Isle of Wight Festival-goers get in the festival mood.

Wednesday, 11th June, 2014 12:10pm

By Karen Woods

Bumblebee Transformer hits the Island today

Chevrolet Camaro Bumblebee Transformers:

If you, or your kids, are fans of the hit film Transformers, you might want to head out with your camera today, as one of the cars from the film tours the Isle of Wight.

Friday, 23rd May, 2014 8:29am

By Karen Woods with one comment

Your chance to meet the Wightlink managers

Wightlink Managers: Russell Kew meeting passengers:

If you missed the other Meet the Manager events, next week is your chance to speak to managers at Wightlink who will be on hand to hear any concerns you have.

Thursday, 22nd May, 2014 12:32pm

By Karen Woods with 3 readers' comments

Charging points for mobile/laptops part of £200k ‘luxurious accommodation’ refurb of Wightlink car ferry

Wightlink May 2014 refirb visualisation - Blu Marine

An onboard Business Centre with charging points and luxurious accommodation planned in refurbishment of ferry on Portsmouth to Fishbourne route. OnTheWight's got the full-sized drawing of what they hope it will look like.

Friday, 2nd May, 2014 12:48pm

By Karen Woods with 47 readers' comments

Customers to choose the timing of Friday’s late sailing


Ferry company is giving customers the opportunity to change its timetable on Friday evenings.

Friday, 21st February, 2014 8:09am

By Karen Woods with 9 readers' comments

Five year, inflation-proof pay deal for Wightlink staff


Unions say the pay deal appropriately values the work of staff.

Thursday, 20th February, 2014 9:36am

By Karen Woods with 26 readers' comments

Listen to what it’s like to battle your ferry across the Solent in a 70mph storm

Captain Tom Vincent

Huge respect must go out to the crews of all cross-Solent ferries for their sterling effort yesterday during the storms.

Saturday, 15th February, 2014 9:18am

By Karen Woods with 15 readers' comments

Wightlink announce new deal for motorhome owners

Wightlink :

Motorhome owners can now see savings of up to 40 per cent off the normal fares for off peak travel with Wightlink.

Thursday, 30th January, 2014 4:05pm

By Karen Woods with 6 readers' comments

Sandown Bay Academy students get Oxford University offers

Jordan Strobach Morris & Dylan Boyd

These two young Islanders show that motivation and hard work along with the right support from teachers can bring fantastic results for students.

Friday, 24th January, 2014 10:32am

By Karen Woods with 2 readers' comments

Wightlink announce more ‘Meet the Managers’ events

Wightlink Managers: Russell Kew meeting passengers:

Wightlink has announced the dates for the next three Meet the Managers events on the Isle of Wight.

Thursday, 23rd January, 2014 7:34am

By Karen Woods with one comment

Charity donations instead of Christmas cards for ferry staff

Piles of coins

Staff at Wightlink donate money to Southern Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida Foundation instead of sending Christmas cards this year.

Monday, 23rd December, 2013 9:10am

By Karen Woods with one comment

Wightlink staff choose their 2014 charity

Air Ambulance

Staff at Wightlink Ferries have chosen to support Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance as their company charity for 2014.

Thursday, 5th December, 2013 1:36pm

By Karen Woods with 7 readers' comments