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Port Master Plan for Cowes

Port Master Plan for Cowes 22/02/2017
A ‘Port Master Plan’ for Cowes, that aims to address harbour and marine stakeholder development issues, is being proposed by Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) and major stakeholders following extensive consultation. Cowes Harbour is renowned as the maritime gateway to the Isle of Wight and is a major contributor to the economy of the whole Island.A key objective in CHC’s Strategic Plan for 2016-21 is the development of a stakeholder driven ‘Port Master Plan’. This is in direct response to feedback from stakeholders on the need for a strategic harbour and marine services development plan, based on the current read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission - E-news bulletin February 2011


17/02/2011
COWES HARBOUR FUELS - SUPPLYING RED DIESEL FREE OF BIODIESEL Yachtsmen advised to always check the spec of fuel at the pump! An EU directive that came into effect on 1st January 2011, states read more...

Cowes Harbour Fuels - supplying red diesel free of biodiesel


09/02/2011
EU Directive 2009/30/EC introduces a requirement that, from 1st January 2011, all gas oil (commonly known in the UK as 'red diesel') marketed for use in non-road mobile machinery and inland waterways read more...

Works Licence application for a new Shrape navigation beacon


27/01/2011
Works Licence application No. W01/11. Cowes Harbour Commission is advertising a Works Licence application for the installation of a new navigation beacon to mark the northern extremity of the Shrape read more...

CHC news - December 2010


24/12/2010
The Official Cowes Port Handbook and Website take shape Since the appointment of our new publishing partner, Island Holiday Media, production of the 2011 Cowes Port Handbook and the official Cowes read more...

Works Licence application - Cowes Town Waterfront Trust


28/10/2010
Dredge and Works Licence application for Cowes Town Waterfront Trust. Cowes Harbour Commission have published a Dredge and Works Licence application for the maintenance dredge of up to 11250m3 of read more...

Full planning consent granted for new East Cowes Marina


27/10/2010
Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) is delighted that full planning consent has been granted by the Isle of Wight Council for the next phase of the Cowes Outer Harbour Project, the East Cowes marina read more...

CHC news - October 2010 second edition


28/10/2010
Full Planning Consent granted for East Cowes Marina Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) is delighted that full planning consent has been granted by the Isle of Wight Council for the next phase of the read more...

CHC news - October 2010


22/10/2010
Preferred Developer selected for Cowes Outer Harbour Project The South East England Development Agency (SEEDA) has today confirmed Sutton Harbour Holdings Plc as the preferred bidder in the process read more...

Film star Valerie joins Cowes Harbour Authority in November


22/10/2010
The new pilot boat for Cowes Harbour Authority named Valerie, enters service in early November under the agreement with the new operator, Solent and Blue Line Cruises. Solent and Blue Line Cruises read more...

Works Licence application for CCYC


11/05/2010
Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) has received the following Works/Dredge Licence application by Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club. Works Licence application no W03/10. Size and extent of area covered by read more...

CHC news - April 2010


21/04/2010
It has been a very busy start to the 2010 season at Cowes Harbour Commission. We are pleased to bring you a brief round-up of some of the hot topics and initiatives that are either launched or are now read more...

Works Licence application for Medina Yard


30/03/2010
Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) has published a Works/Dredge Licence application for the bed levelling of the boat hoist dock at Medina Wharf. Works Licence application no W02/10. Location: read more...

New training facility on River Medina


29/03/2010
The commissioning of a new pontoon training facility on the River Medina, Cowes, by the Royal Yachting Association's Training Manager James Stevens took place on Friday, 26th March.A unique facility for read more...

CHC news - March 2010


04/03/2010
Despite the seemingly endless inclement weather we’ve been suffering, Spring has sprung and here at Cowes Harbour Commission and all around Cowes Harbour we are gearing up for another busy season read more...

CHC completes management re-structure


27/01/2010
A major management re-structure of Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) has been completed with the objective being to provide a more streamlined and focused management team. Capt. Stuart McIntosh, together read more...

CHC news - December 2009


10/12/2009
The Harbour Commission has had another busy year and there has been plenty of positive news to report on throughout the year. As we head towards the end of another 12 months, we’re delighted to report read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission news - November 2009 bulletin


26/11/2009
COWES OUTER HARBOUR PROJECT
 - Delivery and Consents news

The progress of the Cowes Outer Harbour Project (OHP) has taken an important step in the right direction with the news that SEEDA has now read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission reviews its management structure


27/10/2009
Over the past few years, the activities of Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) have expanded to the point where the Harbour Commissioners recently recommended that it was time for an in-depth review of the read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission news - July 2009


20/07/2009
THE COWES OUTER HARBOUR PROJECT (OHP)
Cowes Harbour Commission has received an application for a Cowes Harbour Works and Dredge Consent from SEEDA (South East England Development Agency) for the Outer read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission increases its support for Cowes Week


29/06/2009
The Cowes Harbour Commissioners have agreed to offer Cowes Week Limited (CWL) and Cowes Combined Clubs (CCC) increased support for Cowes Week in light of the current situation of the regatta organisers read more...

Cowes Harbour Commission to hold Annual Public Meeting


26/05/2009
To maintain transparency, and as part of the integrated communications initiative to help clear up any misconceptions as to its roles and remit, Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) is inviting the public to read more...

New communications programme underway


27/04/2009
In brief: Cowes Harbour Commission (CHC) is putting in place a pro-active and user-friendly communications programme to target its stakeholders in particular and to ensure regular news is provided and all read more...

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