The news and views of the latest events along the Solway Coast
Port of Workington "Muhlenau" 24th May "CEG Cosmos" 24th May
Maryport annual trawler race is on May 27th (weather permitting) The race commences at 12-30.
A waterfall panel on the stern.
"Little M" the tender for transferring passengers to the shore when "Lady M" cannot moor and has to go to anchor. The stern of "Lady M" raises to allow storage for the tender.
An unusual event in Whitehaven Marina as three lifeboats were moored together and a fourth one was in the boatyard. At the rear is the new Shannon class Workington Lifeboat, in the middle is a relief Tyne class that was on duty covering for the previous Workington boat and in the front is a relief Shannon that was covering for the new Workington boat while a "snagging" issue was being carried out at lifeboat headquarters in Poole. The old Workington Tyne class meanwhile is in the boatyard awaiting transport to return it to Poole.