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Dublin Bay Sailing and Boating News
#diaspora – Details of the European strand of the Global Diaspora Forum will be announced by An Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade at 1pm tomorrow on Friday, 22nd February, at the offices of Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company, in Dún Laoghaire. Harbour Company chief executive Gerry Dunne made the case for a diapora centre in the South Dublin port town at a gathering in the House of Lords in London recently. The meeting was hosted by Baroness Detta…
#moorings – Swinging moorings in Dun Laoghaire harbour are being reduced this month in favour of 'low cost pontoon parks' and the town marina but the move has taken mooring users – including the four waterfront yacht clubs –  by surprise with the 2013 boating season just weeks away. Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company (DLHC) says that approximately 40 of the estimated 400 swinging moorings are not being used in the harbour. The plan is to remove these in advance of…
#Howth - "Disastrous" could be the effect for Howth's economy if car parking charges proposed by Government are introduced, as The Irish Times reports. Tommy Broughan, Labour TD for Dublin North East, hit out at plans to charge for parking in the harbour area of the North Dublin fishing village, describing them as "crazy" and potentially devastating for Howth's marine and tourism industries. He also criticised the failure of Marine Minister Simon Coveney and his department to consult with local…
#DunLaoghaire - Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company chief executive Gerry Dunne made the case for a diapora centre in the South Dublin port town at a gathering in the House of Lords in London recently. The meeting was hosted by Baroness Detta O’Cathain, a member of the leadership council of the Irish International Diaspora Trust which is working to create a diaspora centre at Dún Laoghaire Harbour. In an opinion piece published in The Irish Times a few weeks ago, Baroness…
#dunlaoghaire – Following yesterday's afloat.ie article on parking in Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Operations Manager Tim Ryan says 'everyone can now benefit from discounted parking throughout the Harbour and DLHC is offering some of the cheapest rates around'. Ryan has supplied harbour parking zones (downloadable below as a pdf file) and also explained the background to harbour parking and the strategy for 2013: 'Parking in Dun Laoghaire Harbour in recent years has cost €2 per hour and annual permits traditionally cost…
#dunlaoghaire – The end of car park concession rates for Dun Laoghaire sailors could double charges for sailors using Harbour Company spaces convenient to the four yacht clubs for parking over the course of a day. Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company has announced the discontinuation of concession parking permits for sailors and students wtih immediate effect but the new DLHC parking strategy also gives some of the 'cheapest parking' available according to DLHC operations manager Tim Ryan. See article with parking…
#DunLaoghaire - The Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company has issued a tender for a design team to draft a vision for the proposed 'Marina Village Project' in the port town. The Marina Village development is on the site of the former Shell Chemicals facility at the West Pier next to the Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club, at an area known as the 'Gut'. It is also part of the Masterplan launched in mid-2011 intended to "position Dun Laoghaire Harbour as a…
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