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CalMac have insisted have insisted that they are able to take foot passengers in July on the Stornoway to Ullapool route, but that spaces are severely restricted.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Stornoway Ullapool

The MV Loch Seaforth will sail on the Ullapool to Stornoway route after major repairs in Greenock.
(Permalink) MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

The MV Loch Seaforth will return to the Stornoway-Ullapool route on Monday if it passes a 50-hour sea trial.
(Permalink) MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

One of two ferries serving Arran has been moved to help support sailings on another route following a breakdown.
(Permalink) Ardrossan Brodick Claonaig Lochranza MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

The MV Isle of Arran will be temporarily taking over the overnight freight run on the Stornoway-Ullapool route from Wednesday 21 April.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne MV Isle of Arran MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

Hauliers in the Western Isles have piled pressure on the Scottish Government by taking their own initiative to find a charter vessel which would relieve the current crisis in west coast ferry services.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne MV Loch Seaforth Scottish Government Stornoway Ullapool

The ferry operator had hoped the MV Loch Seaforth might be back on its Ullapool-Stornoway route this month.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

Caledonian MacBrayne's MV Loch Seaforth will not return to the Ullapool-Stornoway route until May 4 at the earliest, after its repairs took longer than expected.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

A night freight ferry service will return to the Stornoway-Ullapool route this weekend after its suspension led to severe criticism of operators CalMac.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne MV Loch Seaforth Stornoway Ullapool

Ferry sailings have been cancelled in and out of Ullapool once again amid continued rough seas in The Minch.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Cancellations Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Strong winds and high swells have sparked the cancellation of ferry services in and out of Ullapool for the rest of Monday and well into Tuesday.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Cancellations Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Caledonian MacBrayne has announced a string of weather-related cancellations on its Ullapool-Stornoway ferry later this week.
(Permalink) Caledonian MacBrayne Stornoway Ullapool Weather

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has urged Cal-Mac to charter a vessel, the Pentalina, to ease freight capacity on the Stornoway/Ullapool ferry route.
(Permalink) MV Pentalina Stornoway Ullapool

A proposed north-west railway that never got off the ground will be the focus of an online talk as part of the Ullapool Book Festival, organisers have said.
(Permalink) Aultbea Book Dingwall and Skye Railway Stornoway Ullapool Ullapool Book Festival


Book: Cover of 'A Quite Impossible Proposal: How not to Build a Railway' by Andrew Drummond, published by Birlinn on 24th September. (Image to accompany a book review by David Spaven.)
Birlinn 09/09/2020

David Spaven has written a book review of Andrew Drummond's much anticipated new book, A Quite Impossible Proposal: How not to Build a Railway.

(Permalink) Aultbea Dingwall and Skye Railway Stornoway Ullapool


Book: Cover of 'A Quite Impossible Proposal: How not to Build a Railway' by Andrew Drummond, published by Birlinn on 24th September. (Image to accompany a book review by David Spaven.)
Birlinn 09/09/2020

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