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New harbour commissioners

We are pleased to announce the appointment of two new harbour commissioners, Mick Bacon and Ian Madron

April 19th, 2016|Latest News|

Appointment of Royden Paynter

The harbour commissioners are pleased to confirm the appointment of Royden Paynter as harbour master, effective December 22nd, 2015. Royden is a ‘Mousehole lad’ with considerable local knowledge having served as a commissioner for the past eleven years. He was also, until his retirement last autumn, berthing master at Newlyn. Royden can be contacted on 07981 647831 on any harbour [...]

January 27th, 2016|Latest News|

Harbour Master

"Mike Collier, Harbour Master, has resigned effective 30th September 2015. The post will remain vacant until early 2016 whilst the commissioners review the post. In the meantime, anyone wishing to contact the harbour authority should use the email address: mousehole.harbour@hotmail.co.uk or by telephone to the secretary, Charles Law, on 01736 731133.

October 7th, 2015|Latest News|

Stuart Purnell

We are sorry to announce the death of commissioner Stuart Purnell after a long illness on Tuesday 13th January

January 20th, 2015|Latest News|

Appointment of Mike Collier, MBE as harbour master and Jesse Walter as commissioner

Following the untimely death of harbour master Edwin Madron and commissioner David Cotton, the harbour authority are pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Collier, MBE as harbour master and Jesse Walter as commissioner.

December 18th, 2014|Latest News|

harbour master Edwin Madron and commissioner David Cotton

In a traumatic week for the community and the harbour authority we have lost two key members of the team; harbour master Edwin Madron passed away on Tuesday 14th October and commissioner David Cotton passed away on Friday 17th October. Our thoughts are with their families and friends. Replacements for both will be notified in due course.

November 3rd, 2014|Latest News|

Storm Damage

During the unprecedented spate of severe storm this winter, Mousehole harbour did not go unscathed, although we did not suffer anywhere near as much damage as our friends at Porthleven. Work is now going on to repair the damage incurred, including: Replacement of four baulks in the harbour entrance Repairs to South pier railings Re-grouting of parts of the South [...]

March 24th, 2014|Latest News|

January Storms

Picture gallery from Charles Law - Mousehole during storm Hercules

January 14th, 2014|Latest News|

Edwin Madron, harbour master 2009-2014.

A 5 minute portait documentary about previous harbourmaster Edwin Madron 2009-2014 who sadly passed away in 2014. He had many stories to tell all as fascinating as the last, the images he gave us are some of my favorite photos.

January 14th, 2014|Latest News|

Recent Developments

As part of a county-wide cost saving exercise, Cornwall Council concluded that they could no longer afford to provide public toilet facilities, of which Mousehole had two. Rather reluctantly, the Harbour Authority agreed to take on the ownership and running of these facilities and, after protracted negotiations, both public toilets were handed over to the Harbour Authority in July 2013. [...]

November 15th, 2013|Latest News|