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ROL Cruise launches The Official World Cruise Show in association with The Telegraph

The Official World Cruise Show

Circumnavigating the globe is considered one of the world’s ultimate travel experiences and something many people aspire to achieve

* Exclusive event to be held at Braxted Park Estate, Essex, on Wednesday 19 June 2019 *

ROL Cruise, a leading independent cruise retailer, has announced the launch of a brand new consumer travel show that focuses exclusively on world cruising.

The Official World Cruise Show 2019, which is being held in association with The Telegraph, has been confirmed for Wednesday 19th June and will be held at the prestigious Braxted Park Estate, near Witham, in Essex.

Following the success of its premier Exclusive Cruise Show last year, ROL Cruise is bringing together leading cruise lines for an exclusive one-day show that focuses specifically on the ultimate travel experience of world cruising.

Running from 10am until 4pm, The Official World Cruise Show is an opportunity to meet representatives from the leading cruise lines to find out more about the wide array of packages designed to circumnavigate the globe.

Confirmed cruise lines include Cruise & Maritime Voyages, Cunard, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, P&O, Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn and Silversea.

Representatives will be on hand throughout the show to help visitors discover more about the ships, destinations and packed itineraries planned for 2020 and beyond.

Presentations will be held for those who wish to learn more about world cruising. Guest speaker Teresa Machan, Cruise Editor at The Telegraph will share her impartial insider insights to world travel. In addition, a host of exclusive show promotions will be available on a wide range of voyages throughout the event.

Sarah Wikevand, MD of ROL Cruise, said: “We are very excited to be hosting our first Official World Cruise Show at Braxted Park. Circumnavigating the globe is considered one of the world’s ultimate travel experiences and something many people aspire to achieve. It has however become far more accessible and there is a world cruise available to suit all tastes, desires and budgets – as such, we are seeing the popularity for world cruising growing every year.

“We felt that by bringing together the major cruise lines in one place, visitors will be able to see for themselves the huge variety of itineraries, ships and packages available for those wishing to travel on a voyage of a lifetime around the world.

"The Official World Cruise Show, in association with The Telegraph, is an ideal opportunity to meet our friendly and knowledgeable team in a glorious setting, while taking advantage of a wide range of exclusive offers.”

A limited number of tickets are available for this exclusive event, so early booking is advisable. Priced at £10 per person for advance tickets, this includes a cream team and a glass of Prosecco, wine tasting with Mr. Wheeler wine specialists, a 3-month subscription to The Telegraph and free car parking. Tickets can be purchased via or by calling 01206 225941.

Ticket lines are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Children aged 16 or under are free of charge.

For more information on The ROL World Cruise Show, visit, or telephone 0800 251 1005. To book advance tickets, telephone 01206 225941.


Notes to Editors:

- For press access to the show, contact Peppa Sheridan on, to arrange for a media pass.
- Tickets are priced at £10pp when booked in advance, or £15pp on the door

About ROL Cruise:
Founded in 1995 ROL Cruise is the UK’s No.1 independent cruise retailer and considered the No.1 agent by many of the world’s leading cruise companies including Celebrity Cruises, Cruise and Maritime Voyages and Fred Olsen Cruise Lines. ROL Cruise is renowned for its high standards of service and extensive knowledge of the cruise market and in recognition of this has received over 25 industry awards in the last five years alone. The ROL Cruise member loyalty rewards programme, Cruise Miles, helps over 300,000 registered members make financial savings on bookings. The company is headquartered in Colchester and employs over 120 people.

About Braxted Park:
Braxted Park offers all the amenities you would expect from a high level conference and event venue, while retaining the elegance and character of one of the most beautiful country estates in the East of England. It is five minutes from the A12, 50 minutes from London and a short drive from Stansted Airport. Please note, access to the car park and building is via a shingle driveway.

Editor’s Contact:
Peppa Sheridan, Peptalk Communications
01787 313822,