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UPDATED: HOVERTRAVEL SUSPEND SERVICES DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS


Strong winds on the Solent have resulted in the suspension of Hovertravel’s Ryde to Southsea service this afternoon (Thursday).

Both Solent Flyer and Island Flyer have been halted as a result of the adverse conditions.

Hovertravel say that an update will be provided at around 14:30, but it is unknown at this time if services will resume then.

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All other cross-Solent services are operating to timetable.

UPDATE @ 14:36 – Hovertravel say services will resume at 15:15 from Ryde and 15:30 from Southsea.

UPDATE @ 14:59 – Hovertravel services are suspended once again and the next update will be at 16:00, despite advising that services would resume at 15:15.

UPDATE @ 17:30 – Services will resume at 17:45 from Ryde and 18:00 from Southsea.

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