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Scotland’s Cruise Conference 2022: “What Works For Tourism” – Tuesday 8th November – Edinburgh

Cruise Scotland (Logo)In 2022 the return of cruise ship calls around Scotland has been stronger than expected. Throughout the summer, confidence in cruising by UK and international travellers has increased, and as Covid regulatory restrictions have eased, the percentage occupancy on each itinerary has grown month by month. (more…)

Scotland Bans Cruise Ships Until Covid Cases Drop

On a record breaking day at Lerwick, MSC Meraviglia towers above the Town Centre, bringing over 5,000 passengers to view the isles attractions (July 2018) (Credit: Ryan Leith)In a blow to the recent restart of cruising in England, Scotland has banned cruise calls until COVID-19 cases fall in the country. The last-minute move means that MSC Virtuosa — which was due to call there in at Greenock today (June 9) — has been forced to cancel the stop and stay overnight in Liverpool. (cruisecritic.co.uk)

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Coronavirus: Invergordon’s record cruise ship season wiped out

Highlands businesses have expressed concerns after confirmation that almost all cruise liners due to visit Invergordon this year have cancelled. More than 100 ships were due to dock at the port on the Cromarty Firth – a record high. The liners would have brought a total of more than 250,000 passengers and crew to the region. (bbc.com)

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