Cherbourg

Rosslare livestock capacity reduced after Stena Line changes

Rosslare livestock capacity reduced after Stena Line changes

The capacity for the shipping of livestock from Rosslare Port has been reduced after Stena Line changed the ship that...

February 4, 2021

Shipping companies boosting Ireland-France capacity

Shipping companies boosting Ireland-France capacity

Two major shipping companies are set to boost their freight capacity from Ireland to France in the coming weeks. Both...

January 16, 2021

Stena Line adds new vessel to Rosslare-Cherbourg route

Stena Line adds new vessel to Rosslare-Cherbourg route

Stena Line will add an additional freight-only vessel to its Rosslare to Cherbourg route from January 4, 2021, the firm...

December 11, 2020

Cherbourg routes included in €15 million aid for ferry operators

Cherbourg routes included in €15 million aid for ferry operators

The Dublin-Cherbourg and Rosslare-Cherbourg routes have been included in emergency Government funding for continued ferry services. This week, Minister for...

April 9, 2020

Minister confirms 2,700 capacity at Cherbourg lairage facility

Minister confirms 2,700 capacity at Cherbourg lairage facility

The smaller of the two lairage facilities at the French port of Cherbourg has been approved to take 2,700 calves...

March 18, 2020

3,600 extra calf spaces per week available at Cherbourg

3,600 extra calf spaces per week available at Cherbourg

One of the lairage operators at the French port of Cherbourg will have the capacity to receive an additional 1,200...

March 14, 2020

Approval granted for facilities for 600 extra calves in Cherbourg – IFA

Approval granted for facilities for 600 extra calves in Cherbourg – IFA

French authorities have given the go-ahead for the expansion of lairage facilities in Cherbourg which will increase capacity for an...

March 6, 2020

Additional calf lairage facilities increasingly likely in Cherbourg

Additional calf lairage facilities increasingly likely in Cherbourg

Additional calf lairage facilities to provide space for up to 800 extra calves is looking increasingly likely for spring in...

January 27, 2020

Farm groups test the waters for extra capacity at Cherbourg

Farm groups test the waters for extra capacity at Cherbourg

Building a good relationship with lairage operators in the French port of Cherbourg is crucial to secure additional capacity for...

November 14, 2019

Talks continuing with Cherbourg lairage owners – Burke

Talks continuing with Cherbourg lairage owners – Burke

Bord Bia is continuing talks with the operators of the two lairage facilities in the northern French port of Cherbourg,...

November 8, 2019

‘We want to optimise lairage capacity at Cherbourg’ – Minister Creed

‘We want to optimise lairage capacity at Cherbourg’ – Minister Creed

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, has indicated this week that his officials are in “on-going...

September 27, 2019

Creed reiterates ‘condemnation’ of callous calf handling in France

Creed reiterates ‘condemnation’ of callous calf handling in France

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, has once again reiterated his condemnation “in the strongest terms”...

May 7, 2019