Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Riverside Moorings Update

If you're interested in the future of the Riverside moorings, come to the Haymakers at 7pm this Thursday 26th June. 
The Executive Councillor in charge of mooring issues, Carina O'Reilly, would like to speak to Riverside boaters (and anyone else interested in the issue) ahead of the Council meeting on July 11th (13:30 at the Guildhall) where a timetable for the future of the moorings will be set out.

Friday, February 7, 2014

Environment Agency Flood Alerts: Postcodes

The Environment Agency offer a free flood warning service which will send phone/text/email alerts when a flood is likely. However, in order to sign up, you need a postcode.

Jesus Green/Jubilee Gardens: CB4 3BD
Midsummer Common: CB4 1HA
Riverside: CB5 8HL
Stourbridge: CB4 1BS
Two Tees Boatyard: CB4 1PA
Brown's Field: CB5 8SX
Horningsea: CB24 6AF

https://fwd.environment-agency.gov.uk/app/olr/home

Stay safe and look out for your neighbours!

Monday, October 21, 2013

New Community Noticeboard

The new Community Notice Board is now up in the pump out operation/cassette disposal block on Jesus Green. Feel free to use it for your own small ads / notices that would be of interest to boaters!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Riverside Consultation Report

Riverside Consultation The report from the consultants about Riverside has now been published on the Council’s website. It seems that there is a general feeling that boats should be allowed to stay. Exactly how that will fit in with the existing mooring scheme and the waiting list, as well as the Health and Safety aspect of access remains to be seen.

 https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/riverside-mooring-options-consultation 

 The Council will be discussing the issue at a public meeting on the 8th October in the Guildhall from 5pm

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Guide to the Cambridge Backs

Between October and March, powered boats are permitted to navigate the Cambridge "Backs", by arrangement with the Connservancy.

Camboaters (in collaboration with the Conservancy) have produced a comprehensive guide to navigating the Backs in a powered boat, which can be downloaded or read online:

Read Online
Download