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Seafair Haven 2016 - 11-18th June - Festival of the Milford Haven Waterway

Seafair Haven 2016 - 11-18th June - Festival of the Milford Haven Waterway

Thanks to all vessels, volunteers and participants in Seafair Haven 2016 which concluded on Saturday 18th June.

We were very pleased to welcome diverse visiting vessels to Lawrenny where our volunteer hosts worked hard to ensure that they were looked after and entertained.  Many thanks to Steve Adams at 'The Doghouse' Lawrenny Arms, waterway hosts Phil Davies, Vince Price, Kieran Latham, safety boat operators Patrick Lort Phillips, Richard Rhodes, Daz Winsdor, Lawrenny Yacht Club, catering expertise Nicola Carlisle, camp site David Lort Phillips, Lawrenny Cricket Club Rob Lewis at the Lawrenny end.  At Milford Haven many thanks to Founders Day organiser Byron Jenkins, Torch Theatre tech support, Waterfront Gallery, Milford Marina and Docks for assisting the tall ships.  Thanks also to those taking part in tall ships experiences and voluntary and community groups for their input and participation in voyages, day sails and camps during the week, Hiraeth Hope, Reconnect - Pembrokeshire Paths, the VC Gallery, Fountainhill Home Education Group.

This year we were also pleased to welcome Penelope Keith's Hidden Villages from Channel 4 at the beginning of the week and BBC's Countryfile with John Craven at the end of the week, see Western Telegraph article.

We are very grateful to our sponsors Port of Milford Haven, Valero, Rhyal Engineering, Celtic Wines.  We are also very glad to have partnered with the Big Lottery Fund, Milford Town Council, TS Pelican, Swansea Waterfront Museum's Olga and Challenge Wales charitable sail training vessel to deliver subsidised voyages for community groups and young people.

Can you or your organisation volunteer to take part in SeaFair Haven Festival this year or in future? Please let us know using the online form: SeaFair Haven Volunteers.

For further information Contact:-

Alexandra Lort Phillips
Festival Co-ordinator
Mobile: 07971 696014
Web Address:

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