Transportation and Works
November 3, 2017

Public Advisory: Update Provided On Temporary Ferry Service Changes

Ferry users of the Fogo Island, Change Islands and Bell Island routes are advised of service changes beginning Sunday, November 5.

TheMV Legionnaire will begin servicing the Fogo Island - Change Islands – Farewell route. Meanwhile, the MV Beaumont Hamel will join the MV Flanders to service the Bell Island - Portugal Cove route.

The moves are being made to accommodate travellers on the islands as the MV Veteran undergoes repairs to its port thruster. The vessel is expected to return to service in early January.

Updates and information regarding all ferry services are posted online at www.tw.gov.nl.ca/ferryservices/index.stm.

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Media contact
Rod Drover
Department of Transportation and Works
709-729-1758, 730-4607
rodneycdrover@gov.nl.ca

2017 11 03                              3:15 p.m.