First animals depart on W.B. Yeats


“Ollie made history with the first load of livestock on and off the new W.B. Yeats passenger and ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg”

First animals depart on W.B. Yeats

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“Ollie made history with the first load of livestock on and off the new W.B. Yeats passenger and ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg”

The first consignments of livestock departed on the new W.B. Yeats passenger and freight ferry this week.

Animals were transported by David Clarke Livestock in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath; the firm source and supply dairy and beef cattle in Ireland and throughout Europe mainly for the Irish and UK markets.

Releasing a statement, yesterday (Wednesday, March 20th) David Clarke Livestock said: “Ollie made history with the first load of livestock on and off the new WB Yeats passenger and ferry today from Dublin to Cherbourg.”

W.B. Yeats cruise-ferry

The W.B. Yeats cruise-ferry measures 195m in length and is capable of transporting 300 cars and 165 trucks; it can also carry 1,800 passengers, according to Irish Ferries.

It embarked on its maiden voyage from Cherbourg to Dublin on Friday (March 15th).

Image source: David Clarke Livestock \ Facebook

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