Maiden Voyage of MFV Lance to Tristan


Report from Cynthia Green


Departure from Cape Town


The newly acquired MFV Lance departed Cape Town on her maiden voyage to Tristan da Cunha on Wednesday 2nd February 2022 at about 2:30pm, a week later than scheduled.



MFV Lance pictured at Hirtshals shipyard, Denmark after refit for the Tristan route


The passengers are: Returning islanders: Patrick & Denise Rogers; Non-islanders: Donna & Dominic Blyth (New Head Teacher & Husband), Kate Sherry (Occupational Therapist), Gillian Key (OT Project Manager, Animal & Plant Health Agency), and Johannes Erasmus (Contractor).