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Cruise Business Briefing for Leith and Newhaven

This year, around 80 cruise ship calls will take place at Newhaven and Leith. The first ship is due on 11th May. The season continues until mid-October. Passenger numbers per ship range from around 150 to over 4000 guests. Are you a business operating n Leith and Newhaven? If so YOU ARE INVITED to attend a briefing on the opportunities arising from the 2023 cruise season which will take place at Custom House, Commercial Street, Leith, from 10am-12noon on Thursday 23rd March. In addition to an explanation of the dates of each call, the number of visitors, the nature of the guests and what opportunities might exist, ship by ship, there will be an input from other business developments in and around Leith.

To assist with planning, PLEASE REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN ATTENDING by e mailing Peter Wilson using the email address before 12 noon on Thursday 16th March.

Interested in joining the Volunteer Team

Would YOU like to join our band of purple jacketed Welcome Volunteers at Leith, Newhaven, South Queensferry and Rosyth. A few hours per week in the Spring and Summer sharing your local knowledge with arriving cruise passengers. Lots of fresh air, interesting chat sharing ideas about what to do and lots of smiling faces. Contact for more information.

CruiseForth App

CruiseForth now has a new App, funded through the Scottish Enterprise Tourism Destination Development Fund.

It draws information from the Website to help passengers (and crew) plan their visit to ports for Edinburgh and Dundee.

It can be downloaded free by going to . which will take you to the App Store and Google Play.

If you open the attachment to this message you will find a QR code for the App.

If you wish to feature on the App, contact