Coronavirus continues to affect all the Club activities and we have no way of forecasting when we might re-commence any of our traditional activities. In the meantime, following the Goverment’s latest announcements, various authorities have altered their requirements and activities as follows.
Salcombe Harbour Authority has opened up the Harbour to resident boats, not to visiting craft, with limitations on use. Go to the Salcombe Harbour website for details
Prawle Point Coastguard have increased their presence, go to their website for details; the following is their summary
Due to the recent changes in the COVID 19 lockdown, we now have an additional response vehicle allocated to our team. This vehicle is located in Kingsbridge and is equipped with immediate water rescue equipment enabling us to quickly respond to those in trouble in the water, backed up by our main rescue vehicle.
South Hams District Council has opened car parks at Bigbury, North Sands and Slapton
Boatwatch activities are under review at present. The restricted activities may be increased, boatwatch teams will be kept informed.
Your committee is still holding monthly Zoom meetings, constantly monitoring the situation and will keep members advised, either through the web site or by newsletter.
In the meantime, stay safe and observe the rules.