Fog leads to disruption for Isle of Wight travellers

By Ross Findon

Wednesday, April 30, 2014


Fog leads to disruption for Isle of Wight travellers

A Wightlink vessel battles through the fog this morning. Picture by Wightlink, via Twitter @WightlinkFerry.

UPDATED 10:46*

FOG has led to disruption on cross-Solent services this morning (Wednesday).

Wightlink has suspended it's Yarmouth to Lymington Route and said there were delays on its Portsmouth to Fisbourne Route.

Its Fastcats have not been affected.

Red Funnel's high speed Red Jet, from Cowes, was experiencing delays of around 15 minutes.

Hovertravel is running a one craft shuttle service.

Wightlink said its next Yarmouth sailing was due to be at 9am.

At around 8.30am Red Funnel advised that it would be operating a shuttle service on its high speed passenger service from Cowes.

*Wightlink and Hovertravel services had returned to normal by around 10.30am.

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