Footsteps on the sea A few weeks ago, I was on the overnight ferry from Hull to Rotterdam. I have often used it and have even come to befriend some of the crew. Roger Carswell There is always an apology that the ferry will depart late but the assurance that all lost time will be made up. I have to admit that they keep their promise. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.