First cruise ship berths at Lerwick's new pier

Published: June 12th 2017

Lerwick Harbour's latest facilities for cruise ships have welcomed their first vessel, with Viking Star berthing at the recently-named Mair’s Pier today, Monday, 12 June.


Highest number of passengers ever through Port in one day

Published: May 9th 2017

The Port of Cromarty Firth welcomed over 6,600 cruise passengers to the Highlands today; the highest number ever in one day.


Port of Cromarty Firth starts the cruise ship season by welcoming the AIDAvita

Published: April 12th 2017

The Port of Cromarty Firth marked the beginning of the 2017 cruise season as the first ship of the year 'AIDAvita' docked today to a traditional Highland welcome.


New facilities for cruise industry at Lerwick ahead of record seasons

Published: April 12th 2017

Lerwick Harbour is providing additional facilities for the cruise industry which is expected to deliver another two record seasons at the Shetland port, continuing a trend which saw record traffic in 2015 and 2016.


Scotland steps up campaign to attract more cruise ships

Published: March 16th 2017

Biggest representation yet at Seatrade Cruise Global


Economic Stimulus for Growing Scottish Cruise Market

Published: March 14th 2017

Award-Winning CruiseForth receives new Funding Grant


Port of Cromarty Firth appoints Captain Calum Slater as new General Manager

Published: January 18th 2017

The Port of Cromarty Firth has appointed Captain Calum Slater as its first General Manager. This is part of a new organisational structure designed to address the challenges the Port faces due to the prevailing low oil price.


Highlands tourist attractions invited to workshop on the cruise sector by the Port of Cromarty Firth

Published: January 16th 2017

The Port of Cromarty Firth will run a seminar on the 16th February, for companies in the Highlands interested in finding out how working with the cruise sector could boost their business. The day-long workshop will be held at the Centre for Health Science, Inverness.


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