The Cowes Harbour Commission is working proactively with Destination Cowes and the Island's tourism organisation Visit Isle of Wight to promote Cowes as a unique destination port-of-call, encouraged by the rising demand in the cruise ship market, including growth in the Northern European luxury cruise market. Cowes offers exceptional visitor appeal with cruise ship passengers able to visit world famous tourist attractions such as Queen Victoria's magnificent Osborne House in East Cowes, the
Published 11:15am on 29 Nov 2017
The latest news from Cowes Harbour includes: the opening of a major survey of Cowes Harbour annual mooring holders; information on future harbour water taxi service provision; a report from the opening by HRH The Countess of Wessex of the new Centre of Excellence for Composites, Advanced Manufacturing and Marine industries (CECAMM) in East Cowes; and photos from cruise ship Ocean Majesty's visit to Cowes. For more information visit: http://conta.cc/2xA2Qos
Published 11:22am on 29 Sep 2017
NEW for COWES! Let's get people into the Town, spending money, having fun and all of it in OCTOBER! The general idea is to come up with a Fringe Fest trail whereby poets, writers, musicians and speakers are showing at a venue in town, at a certain time and tickets can be bought to share the experience with them.
Published 3:56pm on 23 Mar 2017
Thank you for taking part in our initial consultation to prepare a plan for the Visitor Economy of the Medina Valley. We have now summarised everyone's thoughts and have produced a draft plan. We need to know what you think but time is very short – our consultation closes on 27 March 2017 at 9am . This plan outlines aspirations. We will need to find money to make it happen, so
Published 9:40am on 10 Mar 2017