Our website uses cookies so that we can provide a better service. Continue to use the site as normal if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies.
X

PLA News Releases

Other

Listing

20.11.2016

A strategically important protected wharf in East London is set to return to operation after its acquisition by the Port of London Authority.

Read more
East London wharf set for return to cargo handling
14.11.2016

Ships on the tidal Thames blew their horns as a mark of respect when two Gravesend men, who helped keep mariners safe on the river for many years made their last broadcast and retired on the same day.

Read more
Looking out for each other – Thames VTS officers retire on the same day
11.11.2016

The Port of London Authority (PLA) announces two new non-executive directors have been appointed to the PLA board: Judith Armitt has been appointed by the Secretary of State for Transport (in accordance with the Port of London Act); and Darren James has been appointed by the PLA Board.

Read more
Two New Non-Executive Directors Join Port Of London Authority Board
07.11.2016

The captain and owning company of a Thames motor barge have been found guilty of serious breaches of safety rules, following a trial at Hammersmith Magistrates Court.

Read more
'Tidy Thames 1' - prosecution over Thames safety breaches
04.11.2016

Totally Thames in partnership with the Port of London Authority are proud to announce 2016 Thames Lens Photography Winners, Totally Thames annual photography competition.

Read more
Thames Lens 2016 photography competition winners announced
01.11.2016

McGrath has been appointed as the contractor to remove waste from the central section of the Thames Tideway Tunnel, which is being built after years of planning to tackle the problem of overflows from the capital’s Victorian sewerage network.

Read more
McGrath’s waterside facilities help secure major London contract
25.10.2016

The Cleaner Thames campaign partners – Port of London Authority, Thames21 and Tideway – took to the Woolwich Arsenal foreshore to clear it of nearly two tonnes of rubbish and litter that has ended up in the river.

Read more
Cleaner Thames partners take on Thames clean up at Woolwich Arsenal
13.10.2016

The countdown is on to Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta that will celebrate 150 years of the Canadian Confederation in a breathtaking sail from the shores of Royal Greenwich to the heart of Quebec. Royal Greenwich will be the first host port for the race to Canada and, with over 8 miles of riverfront set against a backdrop of historic buildings and majestic parks, there will be plenty to see and do during the rally-point for the fleet of Tall Ships over Easter weekend 2017

Read more
Six months to go until Tall Ships fleet anchors in Royal Greenwich
12.10.2016

The largest fast passenger ferry order for a UK shipyard in over 25 years has been confirmed by MBNA Thames Clippers today. Two new 170 capacity passenger boats will be built at the Wight Shipyard Co on the Isle of Wight, and will join London’s growing river transport network in summer 2017.

Read more
Largest UK fast-ferry shipyard order in over 25 years confirmed
11.10.2016

The Port of London Authority has warmly welcomed the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan’s, announcement of a package of new crossings in East and South East London.

Read more
PLA welcomes new river crossings announcement

Search through the Port of London Authority news archive selection.