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Welcome to the Port and Harbour of Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, United Kingdom. This site provides information for harbour users, visiting vessels, Wells residents and holiday-makers.

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News and updates

Reckless paramotors return to cause a disturbance
Wed 27 May 2015
Low flying mindless paramotors cause a disturbance to nesting birds ... More...
Notice to Mariners
Fri 22 May 2015
Notice to Mariners for dredging operations W/C 25th May 2015 ....... More...
Notice to Mariners
Thr 21 May 2015
Due to a shift in the channel navigation marks have been repositioned... More...
Volunteer Sue Riseborough to watch out for the Gilly's
Mon 18 May 2015
Sue Riseborough has kindly volunteered to educate visitors about caring for the Gilly's at Wells Quay... More... Sue Riseborough
The Lucy Lavers has begun her journey back to Dunkirk
Thr 7 May 2015
The Lucy Lavers has begun her emotional journey back to Dunkirk for the 75th anniversary of "Operation Dynamo"... More...
Notice to Mariners
Thr 7 May 2015
Notice to Mariners for dredging operations W/C 11th May 2015 ..... More...
Earl of Leicester
Mon 27 Apr 2015
The Harbour Master, staff and Commissioners of Wells Harbour send their sincere condolences to the family of the Earl of Leicester who passed away in the early hours of Saturday 25th April.... More... Harbour Master Robert Smith with the Earl and Lady Leicester in July 2005
Annual Public Meeting
Mon 20 Apr 2015
Wells Harbour Commissioners will be holding their Annual Public Meeting on Tuesday 19th May at 7pm at the Alderman Peel High School... More...
Floating facilities
Tue 13 Jan 2015
Work continues on the new floating facilities for visiting vessels .... More... Layout of facilities
Shannon Lifeboat Appeal - supporting Wells RNLI
Fri 5 Dec 2014
Wells station needs to raise £250,000 to contribute to the new Shannon lifeboat and are asking for your support... More...

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Wednesday 27 May 2015

Port Of Wells
Harbour Office, West Quay, 
Wells-next-the-Sea, NR23 1AT
Tel(01328) 711646
VHFCh.12 "Wells Harbour"
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Harbour Master
Robert Smith
Mob. 07775 507284
Harbour Administrator
Louise De Lisle
Mob. 07879 442342
Deputy Harbour Master
Simon Blakeley
Mob. 07796 698806
Deputy Harbour Master
Michael Frary
Mob. 07881 824912
Deputy Harbour Master
Fred Whitaker
Mob. 07876 743484

Office Opening Times

Mon - Fri9am-5pm
Sat - Sun9am-noon
Mon - Fri9am-4pm
The Harbour Master or staff on duty, will be present on the tide during peak season (beginning of June to end of August). For the remainder of the year (September to end of May), a VHF listening watch will be maintained.


For emergencies in or around the harbour and coast, dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard. At sea, call Humber Coastguard, VHF Ch.16.

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