Category Archives: Ferries

Ro-ro Undine heads up the Thames, 22 Jan 2018

New Shipping TV video: Ro-ro ferry Undine heading up the River Thames towards Ford’s Dagenham terminal, which handles their own and 3rd party cargo:

New London port Tilbury 2 comes closer; 18 Dec 2017

New Shipping TV news video: New ro-ro and bulker port Tilbury 2 moves a step closer – intended to open in the 2nd quarter of 2020:

Suecia Seaways arrives at dusk, 14 Dec 17

DFDS Suecia Seaways arrives on her regular run from Vlaardingen at dusk on 14 December, 2017. Experience a round trip between Felixstowe and Vlaardingen aboard this class of ship:

Stena Britannica and President Cleveland pass in narrow channel, 15 Dec 2017

New Shipping TV video: Ferry Stena Britannica and container ship President Cleveland pass in the narrow Harwich approach channel. The 2 vessels have a combined closing speed of around 25…

P&O Ferry Pride of Kent grounds inside Calais harbour, 10 December 2017

The Port of Calais has been forced to close due to heavy weather after a passenger ferry ran aground. A total of 316 people, including 208 passengers, are reported to…

Video: Ted Ingham’s Shipping Highlights of 2017

A 10 minute video by the excellent Ted Ingham of shipping highlights he filmed through the lens of the Panasonic Lumix FZ 1000 from the shoreline and from his Colvic…

Gardenia Seaways and Cardiff cross at Harwich, 1 Nov 2017

DFDS latest freight RoRo Gardenia Seaways and container ship Cape Tainaro cross in Harwich Harbour, 1st November, 2017.

River Ferry: Reedham chain ferry, Norfolk UK, 19 October 2017

It isn’t exactly deep-sea, but it is a commercial vessel earning its living afloat – Reedham Ferry in the heart of rural Norfolk, UK. There’s been a ferry here since…

STV FERRY WEEK: Sailing from Calais aboard Pride of Burgundy, 3 Oct 2017

Sailing from Calais aboard P&O Ferries Pride of Burdundy, with Pride of Canterbury coming up to the ramp – about 6pm on 3rd October 2017.

STV FERRY WEEK: Now that’s what you call a bowthruster! 3 October 2017

Filmed from the car lanes at Calais, Spirit of France gives a bowthruster power demo as she swings on the spot before sailing, around 5pm local time on 3rd October…

STV Ferry Week: Calais Seaways sails, 3 Oct 2017

1991-built DFDS Ferry Calais Seaways sails from the Port of Calais, 3rd October, 2017 You can now become a patron of Shipping TV for just $1 a month, getting extra…

STV Ferry Week: Spirit of France sails from Calais, 3 Oct 2017

STV Ferry Week video: P&O’s 2011-built superferry Spirit of France departs from the Port of Calais on the breezy morning of Tuesday, 3rd October, 2017: You can now become a…

STV Ferry Week: Pride of Kent sailing from Calais, 3 Oct 2017

1992-built P&O ferry Pride of Kent leaving the ramp and sailing from Calais, breezy morning of 3rd October 2017. You can now become a patron of Shipping TV for just…

STV Ferry Week: DFDS Calais Seaways arrives at Calais, 3 Oct 2017

Built in 1991 and with several name changes since, Calais Seaways enters the Port of Calais and heads for the ramp on Tuesday, 3rd October, 2017. Her previous names have…

STV Ferry Week: Sailing from Dover + Calais passing traffic, 2 October 2017

Filmed with a hand-held camera aboard the Spirit of Britain, leaving the Port of Dover, and then seeing passing ferry traffic as we make the approach in towards Calais on…

STV Ferry Week: P&O Pride of Burgundy astern to the ramp at Dover. 2 Oct 2017

P&O cross-channel ferry Pride of Burgundy approaching the ramp at Dover, at around 9.30am on the breezy morning of 2nd October, 2017.

STV Ferry Week: European Seaway sailing from Calais, 3 October 17

P&O freight ferry European Seaway sailing from Calais on the breezy morning of Tuesday, 3rd October 2017:

Ferry Week: DFDS Cote des Flandres sails, 3 October 2017

Shipping TV Ferry Week video: DFDS Cote des Flandres sails from the Port of Calais, on the bright and breezy morning of Tuesday, 3 October 2017:

STV Ferry Week: Cotes des Flandres arrives Calais, 2nd Oct 17

Ferry Week: DFDS Cote des Flandre arrives at the Port of Calais, 2 October 2017:

STV Ferry WeeK: Pride of Canterbury arrives at Calais, 2 Oct

1991-built P&O ferry Pride of Canterbury arrives at the port of Calais, breezy Monday 2nd October 2017.