Crime Doesn’t Respect Our Borders

Project Kraken is a joint initiative between Border Force, the National Crime Agency and the Police. If you spot anything suspicious on the water or around the coast that could be relating to drugs, people smuggling or terrorism contact the Police on 101 and quote “KRAKEN.” If a “Live” incident call 999 again quoting “KRAKEN.” […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 48 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Notices to Mariners Week 48 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland UKHO Permanent/Temporary/Preliminary 1. ADMIRALTY CHARTS TO BE PUBLISHED 13 DECEMBER 2018 – New Edition of ADMIRALTY Leisure Folio Thames Estuary – Essex and Suffolk Coast. SC5607 12th Edition – […]

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Jetty Fire

Sadly yesterday evening around 17.00 one of our committee members was alerted to our jetty being on fire. The blaze was attacked with buckets of water and finally extinguished with the clubs long hose pipe. A red dinghy was found to be the cause resting on the lower landing stage. The fire brigade attended with […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 47 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Notices to Mariners Week 47 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland UKHO Permanent/Temporary/Preliminary 1. BELGIUM – Wind farm. Restricted area. Wind turbines. – The Rentel wind farm has been established, within a restricted area, entry prohibited, bounded by charted limits […]

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Queenborough Harbour closed

Queenborough Harbour closed The harbour will be closed from the evening of this THURSDAY 15th November for up to 2 weeks. As per the previous email the next stage of works involves removing the link span bridge from the walkway to allow the repairs to be made. The team will still be available up at […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 46 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Notices to Mariners Week 46 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland UKHO Permanent/Temporary/Preliminary 1. Admiralty Charts to be published 29 November 2018 – Chart 1594 England – East Coast, River Stour, Erwarton Ness to Manningtree and continuation. 1:10,000 2. ENGLAND […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 45 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Notices to Mariners Week 45 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland No permanent notices in the monitored area this week Local 1. Harwich VTS – Long Range VHF radio antenna replacement works have been completed. 2. River Crouch – Sunken […]

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