Ferry blow

Joseph Bulmer

Sir — What a huge disappointment that the Ilfracombe ferry has been put back until next year; so many people were looking forward to this vital link. I really think the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) should get their act together. Why are these Gove

Sir - What a huge disappointment that the Ilfracombe ferry has been put back until next year; so many people were looking forward to this vital link.

I really think the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) should get their act together. Why are these Government departments so slow? It was the same agency responsible for the delay starting the Swansea-Cork ferry. Let's hope the link will be established next year if the MCA have enough time to grant Severn Link an operating licence.

Roy Wilmot, Mountain Ash, Mid Glamorgan, Wales.

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