Harbour News

Warm welcome for MS Deutschland as the Port of Poole hosts this season’s first cruise vessel

The Port of Poole’s 2022 cruise season is officially under way. MS Deutschland, a 520-guest vessel operated by German-based... READ MORE »

First osprey breeding attempt in the South for 200 years as egg is laid at Poole Harbour site

A pair of osprey have laid an egg at a secret nest site in the Poole Harbour area making it the first nesting attempt in southern... READ MORE »

Osprey and white-tailed eagle projects could bring education and eco-tourism opportunities

The arrival of a pair of ospreys and several white-tailed eagles in Dorset – and specifically Poole Harbour –... READ MORE »

Blown up twice, shot once and now Dave is in the hottest of hot seats at the Port of Poole

“I’ve been blown up twice and shot once. It tends to put life into perspective.” So says Dave Laut, Port Safety &... READ MORE »

Schoolchildren ‘witness history’ as eagle with eight-foot wingspan is viewed on harbour trip

It’s a sight which will stay in the memories of a group of schoolchildren for quite possibly the rest of their lives.... READ MORE »

“I was like a duck to water” says new PHC chairman on his 40-plus year seagoing career

“I was like a duck to water from day one – and I’ve never looked back since.” David Norman, the new Chairman of Poole... READ MORE »

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 »