PICTURES: First sailing of Dartmouth Lower Ferry

The Dartmouth Lower Ferry has resumed sailing between Kingswear and Dartmouth after six months. It stopped while £1 million repairs to the slipways took place.

The ramp is lowered for the first sailing at 7am. The tug is standing by to pull the ferry across Credit: ITV News West Country
On board the first sailing for six months Credit: ITV News West Country

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Dartmouth ferry re-opens

The Dartmouth Lower Ferry has re-opened this morning after 19 weeks of construction work. The refurbishment involved rebuilding the slipways at a cost of £1 million.