Tag "harbours"

No safety manager at harbour for 19 months

INSUFFICIENT focus was placed on health and safety at St Peter Port Harbour at the time when a docker lost two fingers, the Public Services minister admitted yesterday.

Harbours masterplan is welcomed by users

As a former States member, Brian Gabriel is aware of the island’s financial position and is concerned about how any upgrades at the harbours would be funded. (Picture by Adrian Miller, 1245898)

A PORTS masterplan is essential for the future of Guernsey’s harbours, and facilities need to be modernised, people at St Peter Port harbour said yesterday.

PR appeal really rather backfired

IN AN article in this newspaper last week, Public Services and its harbour master explained why deputies had to support its proposals to replace cranes at St Peter Port Harbour and why any other outcome was unthinkable.