Following advice from the Scottish Government and Sail Scotland Wick Marina and its facilities are now closed until further notice.

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Coronavirus – COVID19

Given the rapidly changing situation with Cornoravirus COVID 2019 Wick Harbour Authority are closely monitoring new developments,  taking measures to mitigate against any  impact to our operations.  The Harbour Authority will continue to follow the instructions, advice and guidance from the governing authorities and experts as it becomes available.

What Can You Do? Primary Control Measures from Health Protection Scotland

Everyone can reduce the risk of getting or spreading any respiratory infections (including COVID-19) by adopting the following effective prevention and treatment measures:
Maintaining good hand hygiene, including regularly washing your hands with soap after coughing, sneezing or going to the toilet, and prior to eating and drinking.

Please follow this hand cleaning technique advice sheet and wash hands for 20 seconds. http://www.nipcm.hps.scot.nhs.uk/appendices/appendix-1-best-practice-how-to-hand-wash/

Covering your nose and mouth when coughing or sneezing with disposable tissues and disposing of them immediately in nearest bin after use.
Avoiding contact with people who are unwell or that have a respiratory illness and avoid using their personal items such as their mobile phone.
Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

NHS Inform – https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19

Department for Transport – https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-shipping-and-sea-ports-guidance/guidance-for-shipping-and-sea-ports-on-coronavirus-covid-19

Health Protection Scotland– https://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/a-to-z-of-topics/covid-19/

World Health Organization– https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

NHS– https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

 

 

Happy New Year 2020….

And just like that we are now into 2020….

At the end of November 2019 cargo vessel SMN Explorer was in with towheads for Subsea 7 .  Further shipments of towheads will be arriving in the harbour during the early part of 2020.

  photo courtesy Alan McGee Images

 

Fuel boat Antares was in 5 January 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marsh Award Recipient – Malcolm Bremner

Congratulations to the “boss” on receiving the Marsh Award for his contribution to The Wick Society  and his work with the Isabella Fortuna. In addition the Boat Section of the Wick Society were awarded National Historic Ships “Flagship of the Year ” pennant.

November 12 2019

On such a horrible day here are some photos …..

Thursday 31 October 2019

Tanker Antares in port today with delivery of fuel.