The Archers
The Archers – some of the cast will join Fred.Olsen cruises in 2011

Fred.Olsen has launched two Archers themed cruises for 2011.

Cast members from the Radio 4 drama series will join two Mediterranean cruises from April next year.

Names are yet to be confirmed, but previous characters on Archers themed cruises have been Eddie Grundy, Kathy Perks, Lynda Snell and Mike Tucker.

The actors will perform an unrecorded Archers episode, as well as meet guests on board and at the Captain’s Welcome Cocktail party.

The first Archers themed cruise departs Southampton on Balmoral on 23 April 2011, with stops at Casablanca and Gibraltar. Black Watch departs from Dover on 12th September 2011 with portcalls at Cadiz, Almeria and Lisbon.