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Ben-my-Chree repair work on schedule

Tue, 30 Dec 2014

Significant repair work on the Ben-my-Chree is on track to be completed by tomorrow.

That's the assurance from the Steam Packet Company after the boat was grounded on Saturday due to a fault with its steering.

It means hundreds of passengers' travel plans were disrupted.

Passengers have criticised the company for not keeping them properly informed - something which has been blamed on staffing levels.

Chief executive Mark Woodward says it's been a difficult time but every effort is being made to restore normal service:


  • Mark Woodward

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