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Deer to take helm at Fred. Olsen in September

Deer to take helm at Fred. Olsen in September

13 August 2019 Cruise News

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Peter Deer as its new managing director. Deer, who will take up the role at the start of September, will take over from Mike Rodwell, who will be retiring from Fred. Olsen after over 30 years with the company.

Boudicca kicks off Qatar cruise season

Boudicca kicks off Qatar cruise season

10 October 2018 Cruise News Tourism News

The winter cruise season has kicked off in Qatar with the Boudicca docking at Doha Port earlier. The season, which continues until April, is expected to see nearly double the number of cruise ships that arrived in the 2017/18 season.

Fred. Olsen sees Boudicca depart for extensive refit

Fred. Olsen sees Boudicca depart for extensive refit

19 March 2018 Cruise News

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest Boudicca has begun an extensive refit at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany. The ship will then return to the UK for a five-night D1804 ‘Mystery Cruise’, departing from Dover on March 29th.

New marketing leadership for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

New marketing leadership for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

24 January 2018 Cruise News

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Ben Williams as its new head of marketing, with effect from March. Williams has been promoted from his previous role as Fred. Olsen’s e-business manager – in charge of the company’s website and social media communications – and will take responsibility for developing the brand and marketing strategy.

Three Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ships to enter drydock this winter

Three Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ships to enter drydock this winter

10 November 2017 Cruise News

Three of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ships will undergo multi-million pound refits this winter – in preparation for the start of the 2018/19 cruise season. Two of Fred. Olsen ships – Braemar and Balmoral – will be refurbished before Christmas with the third, Boudicca, upgraded in March 2018.