Thursday 27th March 2014

Irish navy ship to sail, dredger movements, clay ship for Bideford.

Newbuilding for the Irish Navy le SAMUEL BECKETT is due to sail at 0330 hours on Satrday morning for trials. She will return to APPLEDORE Middle yard on the following Thursday pm tide.

mv ARCO DART has requested a TDC Pilot in the early hours of Saturday and Sunday mornings - the master will shortly gain his Pilotage Exemption Certifcate.

Norman Hardaker's photo of Samuel Beckett