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Withybed Moorings of Alvechurch

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Written on 01/07/2020
For the month of July only, we have an offer of 20% on a 12 month mooring contract paid in advance, or 10% on a 12 month mooring contract paid over 4 installments. Over the past 12 months we have continued establishing the moorings and have achieved the milestone of having 50% occupancy. The track to the moorings has now been tarmaced, enabling a...
Written on 09/07/2019
For the month of August we have an offer of 10% discount on a 12 month mooring contract, payable in four installments. We have now got our licence in place from HMRC so are able to sell diesel. Construction has started on the footbridge across the entrance of the marina and we hope to have it operational very soon.
Written on 11/05/2019
Withybed Moorings Ltd has now been operational since 3rd September 2018 and is being received positively with customers taking adavantage of the facility with short and long stay moorings. We are now securely gated at our car park entrance with an automated gate, we are still awaiting confirmation of a license to sell diesel from HMRC controlled oils...
Written on 08/08/2018
Opposite bank works are now complete and we are waiting for CRT to sign this off and enable us to complete our Network Access agreement. We have bookings for boats arriving in early September so anxious times!
Written on 23/06/2018
We have endured timing setbacks over the last few months mainly due to the very wet Spring and thus the knock on effect on work programmes. GJP made a fantastic job of the second phase of the construction including piles,pontoons and services and now we have completed pathways and drainage works the "site" is looking great and continues to receive...
Written on 08/04/2017
Our Earthworks contractors Hawk completed their work at the end of September. It has been a fantastic achievement involving moving a hillside of over 200,000 tonnes of earth and remodelling the arisings on site.The result is we have a superb backdrop of hillsides around the basin.We will be seeding the hillsides with wildflowers which over the coming...
Written on 05/12/2016
Update June 23rd 2018 We have endured timing setbacks over the last few months mainly due to the very wet Spring and thus the knock on effect on work programmes. GJP made a fantastic job of the second phase of the construction including piles,pontoons and services and now we have completed pathways and drainage works the "site" is looking great and...
Written on 05/11/2009
I am pleased to announce we have released our indicative mooring prices for all you interested parties. Please refer to the tariff tab.   I will from here on take reservations for mooring positions on a no deposit basis, as they say "The early bird..........   Soon to follow will be Withybed Moorings of Alvechurch...
Written on 19/12/2009
I'm sure you will all be thinking what is happening down at Withybed !! Not much to report i'm afraid except that we are very, very close to completing our discharging of conditions attached to the planning permission. The delays have been due to design issues mainly with stormwater discharge from the site, attending to that 1 in 100...
Written on 30/06/2009
Still awaiting confirmation of the discharge of planning conditions set by Bromsgrove.   My appointed ecologist informs me that at present we do not have water voles habiting the canal frontage where we propose to form the marina entrance therefore it is unlikely we will have to implement mitigation works,...