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Beat the crowds and leave time for your journey

Published: 6th August 2022

Top tips to avoid the crowds around Bowness and Ambleside

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A flock of swans at Bowness Beach

Bollywood star takes a cruise on Windermere

Published: 26th July 2022
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The funny man of Bollywood takes a trip on MV Teal

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Award winning Bollywood star Boman Irani on MV Teal, Windermere

Teddy takes cruise on Windermere to highlight children’s charity

Published: 5th July 2022
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TLC* on WLC (*teddies for loving care)

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A teddy on the stern of 'steamer' MV tern

Evening Buffet Cruises return for the summer season

Published: 28th June 2022
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Making the most of the long, warmer nights with our premier cruise/dining experience

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A couple enjoying the views from onboard a summer evening buffet cruise

Queen's Platinum Jubilee Ships Salute

Published: 7th June 2022
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Iconic Lake District vessels to join nationwide firing of horns

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A 'steamer' on Lake Windermere with a superimposted logo of the Platinum Jubilee

Our tribute to the RAF Red Arrows Formation

Published: 2nd June 2022
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Our spoof of the plane formation reaches 1 million people

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The original plane 70 formation and then our spoof boat formation

MBE award for leading light in Lake District’s tourism industry

Published: 1st June 2022
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Congratulations to our Managing Director, Nigel Wilkinson MBE

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Nigel Wilkinson MBE at Bowness-on-Windermere Pier

Windermere’s newest vessel lights up for Her Majesty’s Jubilee celebrations

Published: 1st June 2022
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We're delighted to be part of "The Light District"

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MV Swift lit up in purple at Bowness Pier 2

Fit for the Queen! Jubilee flag flies on Her Majesty’s favourite Windermere “steamer”

Published: 1st June 2022
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Look out for the special flags on our vessels in Jubilee week

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Queens Jubilee Flag flying on MV Teal

Holocaust survivors and their families enjoy reunion on Windermere

Published: 12th May 2022
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MV Swift was the venue for this very special event

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MV Swift cruising south on Lake Windermere