Archived News Release 16-07-2007
Red Funnel goes Worldwide!
The first Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays travel agency is opening its doors to the public on Saturday 14 July. Situated next to the Red Funnel Hi–Speed terminal in West Cowes, Red Funnel Worldwide will offer competitively priced holidays to an extensive range of exciting destinations so Isle of Wight residents will be able to book everything from weekend city breaks to exotic long haul locations.
As the only travel agency shop in Cowes, Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays offer an extensive range of holiday options including short haul, long haul, winter, UK, city breaks and flights. Also offering ski and cruise packages, holidaymakers will be able travel directly from Cowes to the Caribbean or from Shanklin to St. Moritz. As an introductory offer Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays is also providing free return Red Funnel ferry travel on bookings of at least one night or more made before the end of August.
The Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays shop has been designed to create a contemporary and welcoming environment. Perfectly located next to The Steam Coffee Company, customers can enjoy a complimentary drink while seeking expert advice from experienced Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays travel agents. Customers can also enjoy peace of mind from the reassurance of Global Travel Group protection and full ATOL protection
To celebrate the opening of Red Worldwide Holidays, Shirley Robertson OBE, double Olympic sailing gold medallist will be launching the shop on 16 July and will present lucky competition winner, Debby Robinson from Ventnor with a £2,000 dream holiday to a destination of her choice.
Colin Hetherington, Commercial Director, Red Funnel, comments, “Building on our wealth of holiday and travel experience we are delighted to be opening the first Red Funnel Worldwide Holidays travel agency. As the only travel agency in Cowes, we’re very pleased to be able to offer an extensive range of holiday options at competitive prices to Isle of Wight residents.”
20 St Thomas Street
t. 0203 697 4200
f. 0203 697 4201