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One of the highest accolades recognising quality of service and facilities has once again been awarded to two Poole marinas. Following a recent assessment of Poole Quay Boat Haven and The Port of Poole Marina, both operated and managed by Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC), we are...

Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) have joined the fight against litter at Whitley Lake following a surge in visitor numbers. A large influx of visitors to the Whitley Lake area in Sandbanks over the Easter Bank Holiday has unfortunately resulted in an increased number of antisocial behaviour...

A new direct shipping route, which will connect the UK and Morocco, is to be launched shortly. The new service will be based out of the Port of Poole and will operate to and from the Port of Tangiers in Morocco. The route has been...

MORE than 94 per cent of patients over 80-years-old at the Lifeboat Quay Medical Centre have received the Covid-19 vaccination. As of 22/02/2021 Lifeboat Quay patients in the following groups had received their first COVID Vaccination:  - 94% of patients 80+ years - 93% of patients 75-79 years -...

Dr Alice Hall has been welcomed to the board of Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) to act as their new Environmental Commissioner. At 29 she is the youngest Commissioner to sit on the board in the Trust Port’s 125-year history.  [caption id="attachment_6068" align="alignleft" width="254"] Dr Alice Hall[/caption] Actively...

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) will be taking their Annual Open Evening, normally held at the Port of Poole, online this year. To ensure the safety of their valued stakeholders and of the PHC team, this year’s event will be hosted...

Vendee Globe hero Pip Hare has today arrived back on dry land in her hometown of Poole, 124 days after setting sail for the start of the Vendee Globe 2020. After 95 days, 11 hours, 37 mins and 30 seconds of racing, Pip was the first...

Officers in Poole investigating criminal damage to our workboat are appealing for witnesses, or anyone with information to come forward. At 9.11pm on Friday 29 January 2021 it was reported that Rough Ryder, a PHC coded workboat, had been set loose and was stuck under the...

The first Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) Safety Recognition award of 2021 goes to Bob Walpole. For his commitment to protecting the safety of harbour users and going above and beyond to preserve life. Introduced last year, the PHC ‘Safety Champion Scheme’ recognises individuals who have been...

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