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This page gives you details of the main happenings around the West Highland network. The page is will be updated bi-annually, the same as the bi-annual publication of our red Journal.

CalMac Headlines (October 2019)

The overhaul season hsas now started and the current position is as follows:-

Lochnevis has been overhauled in Greenock and is now back on her own route.

Coruisk has now gone to the Clyde and is relieving on the Rothesay route.

Isle of Arran was ovverhauled in Greenock ans is now relieving

Isle of Lewis on the Barra to Oban route.

Isle of Lewis has moved to Stornoway to relieve Loch Seaforth for overhaul and is assisted on the freight roster by Hebrideah Isles.

Loch Seaforth is at Birkenhead for overhaul.

Loch Brusda has taken over the Ard Mhor to Eriskay service from  Loch Alainn which has gone  to the Clyde to relieve Loch Dunvegan at Colintraive for its overhaul.

Hallaig has completed her overhaul at Troon and is on her back to Raasay  via Largs where Loch Linnhe was relieving her.

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