The Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners’ have worked for many years with the Environment Agency in order to protect the town from inundation from the sea within the harbour. Harbour Commissioners’ are delighted with the support and the speed at which the Environment Agency have provided the funding and the technical support. Works are due to start week commencing 3rd March and will be scheduled to finish late March early April."
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