In May 2018, new Data Protection Rules come into effect, GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is designed to protect our rights as individuals to have our data and privacy respected. Any business or organisation that stores and / or processes data must comply with these new regulations, or could face prosecution and a fine. The rules regarding the information that you collect and how you hold data about individuals are becoming more rigorous and
Published 11:33 on 15 Feb 2018
Would you like to play an important role in helping to determine the policy and business decisions for Cowes Harbour? If so, then CHC is looking for exceptional people with enthusiasm and a genuine interest in public service who are able to provide strategic leadership to the decision making Board of Cowes Harbour Commissioners. Application Closing : Noon on Monday 19th February 2018.
Published 12:35 on 8 Feb 2018
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 11:15 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 11:22 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 15:56 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 09:40 on 10 Mar 2017
Sainsbury's food ordering service is an in store collection you can reserve products for collection on the 22 nd , 23 rd and 24 th December. Secure your order with a £10.00 deposit and pay the remaining balance on collection. The last day to order is December 15 th . So please pop in to Sainsbury's west Cowes and pick up a booklet or have a look on the Sainsbury's website.
Published 13:55 on 22 Nov 2016
THE CLASSIC ISLE MUSIC FESTIVAL HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO EXPECTED BAD WEATHER.
Published 10:28 on 19 Aug 2016
The Island Sailing Club would like to extend a welcome to Island Businesses for their Island Businesses Sonar Regattas. They are offering their charter fleet over three evenings ( 18 th May, 15 th June and 27 th July ) to provide some healthy competition amongst Island businesses. Get your sailing staff together and enter a boat now. If you are interested, please contact the CBA
Published 15:17 on 4 May 2016
As Chairman of the Cowes Business Association, I would like to make it clear that the A4 survey sheet being circulated around Cowes is not an official document from the CBA although the heading at the top of the page does seem to have been copied from our official logo, without the CBAs permission. We are aware of the individuals behind this unofficial survey, and have been in talks with them trying to help, prior
Published 16:03 on 28 Apr 2016