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PLA News Releases

A - Z Directory

Listed below is a complete listing of our current news releases (by title).

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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

Access to the Port of London is set to be improved with a major dredging project that will see nearly one and a half million tonnes of sand cleared from a shipping lane.

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PLA digs deep for London

The Mayor of Gravesham took to the river with the PLA on Sunday

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PLA helps Gravesham Mayor 'Beat the Bounds'

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

As the rowing season kicks off, an updated, easy-to-use guide to rowing on the Thames has been launched by the Port of London Authority and Thames Regional Rowing Council (TRRC).

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PLA kicks off rowing season with new easy-to-use safety guide

Two new films and a special club for recreational boaters using the tidal Thames have been launched by the PLA

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PLA Launches New Films and the Tidal Thames Navigators' Club

The Port of London Authority (PLA) has confirmed that last night (Wednesday, 5 October 2016) at around 6.10 pm one of its pilots was involved in an accident while boarding a ship, Sunmi, in Gravesend Reach. PLA teams on duty, the emergency services and the RNLI did all they could subsequent to the accident, but tragically the pilot passed away.

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PLA Media Statement

The PLA is joining a drive to encourage young job seekers to look to the Thames for their career.

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PLA opens up Thames Opportunities

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