WEATHER FORCES CANCELLATION OF BALMORAL SUNDAY SAILINGS

MV Balmoral was to have picked up passengers at Penarth tomorrow for a cruise to Ilfracombe and back. It's now been postponed

MV Balmoral was to have picked up passengers at Penarth today for a cruise to Ilfracombe and back. It’s now been postponed

The excursion ship Balmoral has cancelled her scheduled sailings tomorrow (Sunday) because of bad weather in the Bristol Channel,

The ship’s operators had warned of an imending cancellation of Saturday and Sunday sailings yesterday  – and this has been confirmed again today with a message saying “All sailings tomorrow 21st August have been cancelled due to the significant swell in the Bristol Channel.”

Currently Balmoral is in Swansea Docks waiting for the weather conditions to improve .

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One Response to WEATHER FORCES CANCELLATION OF BALMORAL SUNDAY SAILINGS

  1. Peter Church says:

    I’m glad the operators of the Balmoral use weather forecasts and don’t rely on the RNLI in case the weather closes in. If only everyone would do the same!

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