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PLA News Releases

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A new partnership between the Port of London Authority (PLA) and the Thames Festival Trust (TFT) will champion river activity and encourage young people to think differently about the Thames. By becoming a core supporter of TFT over the next four years, the PLA will boost the annual month-long Totally Thames celebration of the river (a highlight in the annual river calendar); and support the extension of the Trust’s education outreach work with hundreds of secondary school pupils in London boroughs.

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PLA boost for Thames Festival Trust’s work to champion the river

Selected photos from the PLA Centenary Dragon Boat Race - May 2009

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PLA Centenary Dragon Boat Race Images

Our aim is to provide cost effective services which encourage greater use of the Thames, in line with the Thames Vision. The reference figure we use for changes to charges is the September Retail Price Index (RPI) inflation rate, which for September 2018 was 3.3%.

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PLA Charges: Proposals for 2019

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

A new £1.2 million boat has just come into service as part of a hard working fleet of ‘cutters’ that are busy in the Thames estuary every day, delivering crews and pilots to large ships carrying essential cargoes to and from London and the south east.

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PLA joint venture invests £1.2 Million in new improved Thames pilot boat

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