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Latest News

Windermere Lake Cruises hauls Council-run ferry out of lake for planned inspection

Published: 8th March 2019

Windermere Lake Cruises haul Cumbria County Council-operated car ferry out of the water for planned refit and inspection.

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Windermere Lake Cruises hauls Council-run ferry out of lake for planned inspection

Windermere Lake Cruises’ national links strengthened further following UKinbound expansion

Published: 5th March 2019

Windermere Lake Cruises has welcomed the appointment of a new Northern England Business Development Manager at the only trade association to represent the country’s inbound travel industry.

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Windermere Lake Cruises’ national links strengthened further following UKinbound expansion

Windermere Lake Cruises celebrates Chinese New Year with record numbers

Published: 4th February 2019

Windermere Lake Cruises is marking this week’s Chinese New Year celebrations by revealing the number of Chinese visitors being welcomed by the attraction has reached a record high.

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Windermere Lake Cruises celebrates Chinese New Year with record numbers

Join us for our Summer Jobs Recruitment Day - Sunday 24 Feb 12 noon- 4pm.

Published: 12th January 2019

Sunday 24 February, 12pm - 4pm.

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Two colleagues working on Bowness Pier

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