Harbour News

First freight shipment set to arrive on ‘Brexit buster’ direct Morocco to Poole route shortly

A new direct shipping route from Tangier in Morocco to the Port of Poole – described as a ‘Brexit Buster’... READ MORE »

New arrivals and the welcome return of Pip in a busy month at Poole Harbour Commissioners

The latest update from Poole Harbour Commissioners It’s been a busy few weeks as we welcomed back one very familiar face... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: Reception in honour of Pip fires the starting pistol for her 2024 Vendée Globe race

“I feel so lucky and so well supported. “A huge thank you to PHC for giving me a home.” The words of inspirational... READ MORE »

New customs office will keep Port of Poole ‘on the map as an international gateway’ says CEO

A new public trade office – also known as international trade customs office – will keep the Port of Poole “on... READ MORE »

Back on the beat: Ex-bobby and former Royal Marine is PHC’s eyes and ears on the water

He’s the eyes and ears of Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) on the water. Winning praise – and an award – for his commitment... READ MORE »

“Being a commissioner has been one of the most rewarding and enjoyable roles I’ve had”

The operator of Poole’s commercial port – and guardian of the 10,000 acres making up Europe’s largest natural harbour... READ MORE »

“I’m a very lucky person to live and work in such a beautiful place” says ‘juggler’ Steve

Life as a Port Manager involves juggling many roles. It can also get pretty stressful at times. But Steve Moors has the perfect... READ MORE »

School bird boats take to the water again from October thanks to generous funding from Lush

A popular school environmental education programme is to make a welcome return after the pandemic prevented it from taking... READ MORE »

Brian’s love for his job and why he’s set to put the Port of Poole firmly on the radar in 2022

Ask Captain Brian Murphy if he enjoys his job and there’s not even a second’s pause. “Absolutely love it,” says Poole’s... READ MORE »

Pip’s coming home! Solo yachtswoman to base her campaign for 2024 Vendée Globe in Poole

Poole Harbour is to become Pip Hare’s home port again as she prepares to sail single-handed, non-stop, around the world... READ MORE »