Cruise Ship OCEAN MAJESTY visited Plymouth this week, Cattewater Harbour Commissioners tug PRINCE ROCK assisted berthing of the vessel. https://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/news/plymouth-news/gallery/ocean-majesty-in-plymouth-1899595
The MCA and the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) have announced that the RYA's SafeTrx app and website will be HM Coastguard's new official voluntary safety identification scheme for recreational leisure vessels. The app uses GPS signalling to enable anyone to make an app based 999 message and can be used free of charge in UK territorial waters. This supersedes the Coastguard's CG66 scheme Further details available here
Consultation for Permanent Removal of the Skerries Bank Buoy The following link details a consultation proposing the permanent removal of the Skerries Bank Buoy. The consultation period ends on 16 April 2018. Responses should be directed to Stephen Vanstone, Navigation Services Officer as per the link.