Category Archives: Cruise Ships

Shipping TV News Roundup, 1 December 2019

Our expanding regular weekly news rooundup, including new ships, some great stills, port news, and links to interesting maritime content! Join us every Sunday to keep in touch If you…

STV News Roundup, Sunday 17 November 2019

The second edition of Shipping TV’s regular news presentation, with stories you might have missed from the past week. This time, a special look at the new Tilbury 2 terminal,…

Shipping TV Vlog: Ships with odd-sounding names; 15 Nov 19

Welcome to the STV Vlog with Chris Gosling – I always enjoy filming ships with names that sound a little odd – I expect they are usually names by owners…

BALMORAL – cruise ship arriving at Great Yarmouth 17 September 2019

217m length Fred Olsen cruise ship arrives off Great Yarmouth on a mystery tour and heads into the outer harbour.

Costa Magica arrives at dawn; 6 September 2019

Cruise ship Costa Magica arrives in the harbour for her call at Harwich, just after dawn on 6 September 2019

Early Arrival: Costa Favolosa inbound for Harwich, 2 September 2019

At around 6.15am on the morning of 2 September 2019, cruise ship Costa Favolosa arriving inbound for a call at Harwich.

Shipping TV milestone: 14,000 Subscribers, 5.5 million views, 1,500 clips!

A Huge thank-you from Chris to all our subscribers and viewers as we exceed totals of 14,000 subscribers, 5.5 million views and 1,500 video clips on shipping TV – and…

Heading for a career at sea – Jack Ibbotson

It’s rare to meet a young person these days who wants to go to sea for a living, but we met Jack Ibbotson a few months ago, and his enthusiasm…

Shipping TV Shipping & Logistics News, 26 June 2019

A news update from Shipping TV: Cruise Liner gets a bump on her way out to sea . . . Road Freight – 931 thefts from road transport trucks in…

Shipping TV Shipping & Logistics NEWS, Friday 21 June 2019

A new version of a twice weekly news show from Shipping TV, dealing with the wider shipping and logistics industries around Europe and the World.

Costa Mediterranea arrives for a stay at Harwich International, 22 May 2019

2003-built cruise ship Costa Mediterranea rounds Beach End turn and passes through the harbour on her way to the berth at Harwich International Port, on 22 May 2019.

Costa Mediterranea sailing at twilight, 22 April 2019

Cruise liner Costa Mediterranea passing through Harwich Harbour, on her way towards Portland, on the UK’s channel coast, as night falls on Monday, 22 April, 2019.

Shipping TV NEWSCLIPS, 17 April 2019

First of a trial run of weekly new clips from Shipping TV – if you have news photos, video clips or stories, we love to hear from you – get…

Cruise ship MARCO POLO arriving at Tilbury 23/10/18

At around 07:30 on Tuesday 23rd October the 176m cruise ship Marco Polo arrives at London Cruise Terminal at Tilbury, and with the assistance of tugs Svitzer London and Svitzer…

Costa Magica arrives for Harwich, at 8am on 6 May 2018

2004-built cruise liner Costa Magica arriving at Harwich at around 8am on the morning of 6 May, 2018. She’ll be away again at around 8pm, making for her next call…

Costa Crociere – Costa Diadema arrives at the Cagliari Cruise Terminal

Filmed by Gigio Karalis on the morning of December 26 – incredibly beautiful and sunny without wind. the Costa Diadema is beautiful: great in numbers (can accommodate almost 5000 people)…

Independence of The Seas sails on Mediterranean Cruise, 15 July 2017

Royal Caribbean International Cruise Ship ‘Independence of The Seas’ departs from Southampton’s City Cruise Terminal, 15th July 2017 at 16:23pm. Filmed by Steve Carrett.

Paddle Steamer Waverley sails from Harwich, 2 October 2016

The 1946-built paddle steamer Waverley sailing from Harwich on the morning of Sunday, 2nd September 2016

Cruise ship MS ASTOR arrives at Tilbury at dawn, 31/8/16

With dawn lightening the sky, cruise ship MS ASTOR arrives at London Cruise Terminal, Tilbury, on the River Thames – 5:30am, 31st August, 2016 Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Down the Thames aboard MV Balmoral, passing London Gateway, 24 June 2016

A short clip filmed aboard 1949-built MV Balmoral, passing the UK’s newest port, London Gateway opened in 2013.

Cruse ship Voyager sailing from Harwich after final call of 2016 – 2nd July

Voyages of Discovery cruise ship Voyager sails from Harwich after her final call of 2016 at the port on 2nd July. She’s heading for Ostend.