Notice to Mariners

Notice to Mariners No.105 of 2020 - National Coronavirus Firebreak


  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following the Welsh Government announcement on Monday 19th October, leisure users should be aware that a National Coronavirus Firebreak has been announced from Friday 23rd October 18:00 until Monday 9th November.
  2. Welsh guidance currently states, “we ask people to avoid activities that involve a significant degree of risk (for example swimming or other exercise at sea, or in lakes, rivers or other waterways).”
  3. RYA Cymru Wales Guidance states “this is a stay at home order” and that “all boating activities will need to cease from 6PM Friday 23rd October
  4. Mariners should be aware that much of the leisure infrastructure, such as seasonal pontoons, are not currently in place, and as a result emergency access to and from the waterway is limited (in particular, access to defibrillators from the waterway is severely limited).
  5. Mariners should check and for further guidance.
  6. Admiralty charts 3274, 3275 and Imray 2600.11 refer.
  7. This notice will self-cancel at 00:01 on Monday 9th November 2020.


Port of Milford Haven
Gorsewood Drive
Milford Haven
SA73 3EP

Tel: 01646 696100

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