For the second time an Islay ferry is redeployed elsewhere due to technical problems. The timetable has changed as follows by Calmac:
Due to technical problems please be advised that the timetable will be reduced on this service over the next couple of days. Timetable operating on Tuesday 21st July will be as follows: Depart Kennacraig @ 07:00hrs, 13:00hrs & 18:00hrs. Depart Port Ellen @ 09:45hrs & 20:30hrs. Depart Port Askaig @ 15:30hrs. Wednesday 22nd July: Depart Kennacraig @ 07:00hrs, 13:00hrs & 18:00hrs. Depart Port Ellen @ 09:45hrs. Depart Port Askaig @ 15:30hrs. Wednesday 22nd July 09 - Oban / Colonsay - Port Askaig Service. Please be advised that the scheduled timetabled sailing times have been altered and the following sailings will now operate: Depart Oban - Colonsay @ 15:30hrs, Depart Colonsay - Port Askaig @ 18:00hrs, Depart Port Askaig - Colonsay @ 19:15hrs & Depart Colonsay - Oban @ 20:30hrs. CalMac very much regrets any inconvenience caused by this necessary alteration to the current timetable service.
Update: Ferry Service Back to normal as of 23 July