Archive for January, 2017

January 13, 2017

Haddiscoe New Cut dredging – 13 February 2017 to 31 March 2017

Note the following from the Broads Authority:

Notice is hereby given that dredging operations in Haddiscoe New Cut may restrict passage during week days from Monday 13 February 2017 until Friday 31 March 2017.

During this period the navigation channel will remain open, but dredging will be in operation between 08:00 and 16:00 daily, excluding weekends. During each period of operation delays of up to 2 hours may occur. Mariners must await clear instructions from the dredging crew before attempting to pass.

Outside of the hours of operation a minimum width of 26ft/8.0m will remain past the works equipment for the passage of vessels.

All equipment will be lit and signage will be in place to warn of restriction and delays. Mariners must exercise great care whilst proceeding past the works.

January 4, 2017

Broads Plan 2017 – NSBA response

The Broads Authority are currently reviewing and updating the Broads Plan 2017, first published in early 2016.  This aims to “set out a long term vision for the Broads and guide actions for the benefit of its environment, local communities and visitors.”  Full details can be found on the BA website here.

The NSBA have submitted their response to the latest draft – a copy can be downloaded here.