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Latest News

Successful checks ensure MV Tern is fit for work ahead of 2019 season

Published: 7th January 2019

Windermere Lake Cruises’ most iconic vessel has been returned to the water, after a thorough and planned inspection.

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Successful checks ensure MV Tern is  fit for work ahead of 2019 season

Walking on a winter wonder-lake

Published: 3rd January 2019

Rare photograph found of a frozen Lake Windermere

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Will Windermere freeze again this winter?

Windermere Lake Cruises’ Jennifer Cormack joins UK Inbound Board of Directors

Published: 3rd January 2019

Major appointment for our Sales & Marketing Director at national association.

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Jen Cormack on the Windermere shoreline with a launch (boat) behind her.

Make time for you this Christmas with Windermere Lake Cruises

Published: 19th December 2018

Windermere Lake Cruises will continue to operate services as normal throughout the Christmas and New Year period, with the only exception being on Christmas Day itself.

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Make time for you this Christmas with Windermere Lake Cruises

Windermere Lake Cruises team at Christmas Celebration with free residents’ discount cards

Published: 7th December 2018

The Windermere Lake Cruises team will be at the Windermere Christmas Celebration this weekend (8 & 9 December) inviting local residents to sign up to its free discount card scheme.

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Windermere Lake Cruises team at Christmas Celebration with free residents’ discount cards

Windermere Christmas Celebration: Get there by boat and by goat!

Published: 6th December 2018

Beat the traffic to get to the Lake District's biggest Christmas Celebration.

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Windermere Christmas Celebration Banner and Logo

Windermere Businesses ‘maximised every opportunity’ during ‘EU - China Tourism Year’

Published: 29th November 2018

Lake District business leaders are hopeful a recent 12-day mission to China could help to continue the growth of visits from Chinese visitors to the Lake District.

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Windermere Businesses ‘maximised every opportunity’ during ‘EU - China Tourism Year’

Syrian refugees to be welcomed on board with Windermere Lake Cruises for Mitzvah Day

Published: 18th November 2018

A group of around 25 refugees from Syria, recently resettled in Cumbria, are to be welcomed on board one of Windermere Lake Cruises’ vessels in November, as part of Mitzvah Day, a special Jewish-led community day of celebration.

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Syrian refugees to be welcomed on board with Windermere Lake Cruises for Mitzvah Day

Full steam ahead as Windermere Lake Cruises launches seasonal timetable

Published: 5th November 2018

Windermere Lake Cruises’ seasonal timetable has been launched, with services continuing right throughout the autumn, winter and spring on three of the lake’s most popular routes.

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Full steam ahead as Windermere Lake Cruises launches seasonal timetable