What was the secret of the success of local paddle steamer trips from Weymouth?
Red Funnel’s newly acquired Lorna Doone makes her inaugural cruise from Bournemouth.
How did Swanage Queen get on at Bournemouth in 1961 and what was her legacy?
Ryde ran a special cruise from Southsea to meet round the world yachtsman Alec Rose in 1968.
Capt Kuno Stein welcomes passengers aboard Stadt Luzern at Fluelen on his last sailing as a paddle steamer captain and Stadt Luzern’s last trip before a major rebuild.
Most often associated with the Southampton to Cowes ferry and pottering about in the Solent, the Lizzie hit excursion peaks just after the Second World War.