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PLA News Releases




The last of the cruise ships, sailing vessels and super yachts which came for the Olympics have now been guided down the Thames from central London.

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PLA Pilots Guide Olympic Ships Out of Thames

The PLA is ready for a rush of vessels leaving the Thames in the days after the London Olympics Closing Ceremony.

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PLA clears the decks for post-Olympic sprint

The PLA says that trade through the Port of London in the first six months of 2012 was down by 1.664 million tonnes (6.85%), compared to the same period last year.

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Port of London Trade down 6% in first six months

The PLA is introducing a new method for setting the fees charged on houseboats moored on the tidal Thames

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PLA introduces new method for setting houseboat fees

19 vessels in for the Olympics - supply line and passengers the focus

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Thames Olympic Update

The second PLA Olympic ‘gatekeeper’ patrol started operations on the Thames at Richmond on Wednesday, 25 July.

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2nd PLA Olympic 'Gatekeeper' Patrol starts

C.Ro Ports at Purfleet has welcomed Cobelfret's latest vessel Wilhemine on her maiden call on the Thames

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Cobelfret Ferries’ vessel : maiden call on the Thames

PLA Olympic ‘gatekeeper’ patrols started operations on the Thames at Gravesend on Monday, 23 July.

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First PLA Olympic 'Gatekeeper' Patrols start

The arrival of the sailing ship, Stad Amsterdam on Monday, 23 July marked the start of a busy week on the Thames.

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Start of a busy week for the Thames

Over 1,100 vessels join 'ID' Scheme to avoid Olympic security hassle.

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Over 1,100 vessels join Olympic 'ID' Scheme

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