The 11.15 Liverpool to Douglas sailing this morning (3rd September), has been cancelled due to a strong wind warning in the Irish Sea for late morning.
It was originally anticipated that the sailing would not be affected but a faster moving than predicted weather front necessitated the cancellation. This latest weather information was issued by the by the Met Office after the 07.30 Viking departure this morning.
Passengers travelling on the 11.15 sailing will be transferred to the Ben-my-Chree sailing from Heysham at 14.15.
The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company reservation staff are contacting passengers by text or telephone today to advise them of the cancellation and their transfer options.
For further information passengers should contact Reservations on 661661 or 0871 222 1 333. For updated sailing information passengers should contact 01624 645745.