"We are absolutely delighted and extremely impressed with the number and quality of entries submitted by Island students to our recent competition of design ideas," writes Capt. Stuart McIntosh
. "The judges unanimously agreed on the three winners who demonstrated great creativity and innovation. The realisation of any such project in the future would, of course, take full account of responses from the local community and all necessary funding considerations. Do read the press release and see online for more information.
"Meanwhile, the dredging works for the construction of the new Eastern Channel by our contractor Jenkins Marine are progressing well. After completion of the initial Eastern Channel dredge, Jenkins Marine will undertake a number of other maintenance dredging contracts in the harbour. Please keep yourself updated on the work by reading our Notices to Mariners.
"Finally, I hope our article regarding the opportunity to become a 'Harbour Commissioner' will be of interest to some of you. The Commissioners are aware of the benefit of having a broad and diverse Board; so please don't hesitate to give me a call if you would like to have an initial informal discussion."
• 31st January 2019 CHC Newsletter