‘Brexit-busting’ ferry launched from Dublin Port

Hundreds attend christening of world’s largest short sea roll-on roll-off vessel

The world's largest short-sea ro-ro ship arrived in Dublin Port, the ship should allow Irish cargo bypass British ports with direct routes to Europe.

The absolutely enormous cargo ship that was christened by Leo Varadkar and other luminaries in Dublin Port on Friday morning is officially to be called Celine but over the course of a long and lavish ceremony marking its birth it was more commonly referred to by its shiny new nickname, Brexit Buster.

By any measure, the vertigo inducing ship moored at a specially built quay at the heart of the sprawling port is massive.

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