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Wightlink / Wight Ryder 2 / The SolentWith this weekend being one of the most popular for Christmas shopping, as well as good weather forecast, Wightlink are running additional Catamaran sailings between Ryde and Portsmouth on Saturday (29th November).

The Catamaran is expected to be very busy on Saturday as many customers head towards Gunwharf Quays as well the very popular Victorian Festival of Christmas at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

The 18 additional sailings increase the number of seats available by 54% allowing over 4,000 more customers to travel to and from the Island on Saturday.

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Additional sailings from Ryde will depart at:

10:10, 11:10, 12:10, 13:10, 14:10, 15:10, 16:10, 17:10, 18:10

Additional sailings from Portsmouth will depart at:

09:40, 10:40, 11:40, 12:40, 13:40, 14:40, 15:40, 16:40, 17:40

Wightlink advise all customers to book in advance if they want to be sure of travelling on their preferred sailing.

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Customers who book in advance are always given priority over passengers who turn up on the day, as long as they check in 15 minutes before the sailing. Bookings can be made on-line at www.wightlink.co.uk.

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