Diary date: Falmouth Harbour Commissioners’ annual public meeting

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners, the statutory body responsible for managing Falmouth Harbour, will be hosting its annual public meeting on Tuesday 20th September at 7pm.

The meeting, which will take place in the Learning Centre at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall in Falmouth, is open to members of the public. During the meeting, Falmouth Harbour Commissioners (FHC) will present its 2015 Annual Report.

All FHC board members will be in attendance at the event and guests will have the opportunity to hear an update on FHC’s accounts and the latest activities in and around the harbour, including the dredging scheme.

The event will be lead by Chairman of the Board, Dave Ellis and will also include a presentation from Chief Executive and Harbour Master, Captain Mark Sansom. This will be followed by an opportunity for the public and media to ask questions.

Dave Ellis said: “The annual public meeting always presents a great opportunity for the Commissioners and the local community to come together. Alongside the formalities of presenting the Annual Report this meeting gives the public the opportunity to put questions to the Board around the Commissioners’ current work, past year and future. As always, we very much look forward to welcoming those who can attend.”

An invitation is open to anyone wishing to attend the meeting, which will be held at National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Discovery Quay, Falmouth, TR11 3QY. Welcome and refreshments from 7pm- presentations will commence at 7.30pm.

Full copies of the Annual Report will be available to download from http://www.falmouthport.co.uk after the meeting.