Tag "Condor Ferries"

Condor: we cannot afford to have boat on standby


CONDOR’S commercial director has issued an apology to customers following a weekend of travel chaos with its £50m. flagship Liberation but has insisted that having a back-up boat on standby is not viable.

Liberation’s return is blocked by cruise ship

Condor Ferries 2015

PASSENGERS were stranded after Condor Liberation cancelled its stop in Guernsey yesterday afternoon due to concerns over the position of a small cruise ship in one of the berths and adverse weather conditions.

Clipper crash leads to port safety officer job


FERRY passengers and crews members could have been put at serious risk if more vulnerable areas of the Commodore Clipper were damaged when it grounded in the Little Russel, the Marine Accident Investigation Branch report concluded.

Stop putting the boot in on Condor, says minister


CONDOR Ferries needs to be given a chance to fix its problems with the Liberation, the chairman of the External Transport Group said yesterday, as he called for people to stop ‘sticking the boot in’.

Condor’s new ship to be called Liberation


CONDOR’S new ferry is to be called Liberation. The name for Condor 102 was picked from more than 7,000 suggestions as part of a pan-island competition organised with the Guernsey Press and the Jersey Evening Post.