Terms 'More Or Less Agreed' For High Speed Weymouth To France Ferry

Terms 'More Or Less Agreed' For High Speed Weymouth To France Ferry

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 9:25am 17th September 2015. (Updated at 6:44am 18th September 2015)

Councillors hope the service will be ready to start in April next year

Terms are 'more or less agreed' for a new high speed ferry service from Weymouth to Cherbourg, in France.

Members of Weymouth and Portland Borough Council's Harbour Management Board met last night and say the proposal by the firm 'High Speed Ferries' will go forward to the full council for ratification.

Councillor Colin Huckle told Wessex FM the company still have to finalise their funding package and find their ship for the service. He said the council intend extending the closure of the port's restricted area till March 31st.

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