Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners

A not-for-profit organisation, safely managing and maintaining
Whitehaven Harbour and its environs, for the benefit of all

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Save the date for Harbour Fest 2024

Join us on 31st August 2024 for the third annual Harbour Fest!

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Wind farm funding supports return of free live harbour music sessions

The Harbour Sessions free live music series is back for 2024 and will be accompanied by car boot sales!

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Harbour water update - March 2024

A "task force" meeting has been called to address the ongoing discolouration of Whitehaven Harbour.

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Local hospitality group’s key role in Whitehaven’s new coastal activities centre

Local hospitality group Osprey has been announced as the main operator for The Edge in Whitehaven

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Dream Placement 2024 is a hit

Two students from West Cumbria have enjoyed a week's Dream Placement with the harbour team.

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The Wave shines again in time for King's coronation

The popular Wave landmark is one of the first things residents and tourists see when they arrive at Whitehaven Harbour by land or sea.

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Deanne Shallcross appointed Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners' new CEO

Today we are happy to announce the appointment of Deanne Shallcross as our new Chief Executive Officer.

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Applications set to close for our next CEO on Monday

Applications for the position of CEO at Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners are set to close this Monday (10 April).

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Musical performance to kick off packed calendar of events at Whitehaven Harbour

Performance by Cumbrian folk artist will kick off months of events set to take place at Whitehaven Harbour in 2023.

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The search is on for our new CEO as we bid a sad farewell to John Baker

We are looking for a new chief executive to succeed John Baker, who will be leaving the organisation in May.

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Could you be our next board member?

We're looking for new board members to help us deliver an exciting new vision for Whitehaven Harbour.

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