Red Funnel speeds ahead with strong Cowes Week Performance

19-08-2003 Red Funnel, the original Isle of Wight ferry operator, is delighted to announce an extremely successful Cowes Week performance, particularly on the Hi-Speed service.

 

Following Red Funnel’s £3million investment in Red Jet 4 which has a capacity to carry 277 passengers, there has been a 10% surge in Cowes Week carryings compared with last year. The Red Jet service has been supported by a major TV campaign on Meridian promoting Cowes as a day trip destination.

Olive Glass, Red Funnel’s marketing director, comments: "Red Jet 4 has been a welcome addition to the fleet and the extra capacity has enabled us to carry more yachtsmen as well as day trippers to Cowes Week."

Grayling
Latimer House,
5-7 Cumberland Place,
Southampton,
SO15 2BH
Tel: 02380 382970
Mob: 07986 0752450
Email: redfunnel@grayling.com