Latest News from Port of Wells

The Larn

The Port of Wells, in collaboration with a team of specialists in art and wellbeing, are thrilled to introduce The Larn, a unique space designed for all to take a break, unwind, and engage with the pure beauty of nature’s theatre. The Larn is set to open its doors in Spring 2024, promising an unparalleled […]

Harbour Commissioners – Update

After a formal interview process, WHC is delighted to share the news that two new members have been appointed to its Advisory Board in January 2024; Simon Walsingham and Richard Whitelock.

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Port of Wells Lobster Hatchery

Volunteer with us – Lobster Hatchery (April – Sept) We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic individuals to help support the day to day running of our seasonal lobster hatchery located on the quayside. This would suit someone that has an interest or is interested in learning about our coastline, conservation and aquaculture. We […]


Friday 22nd December from Lunchtime Closed Saturday 23rd December Closed Sunday 24th December Closed Monday 25th December Closed Tuesday 26th December Closed Wednesday 27th December Closed Thursday 28th December Closed Friday 29th December Closed Saturday 30th December Closed Sunday 31st December Closed Monday 1st January Closed The Harbour Mater will be on standby for emergencies only […]

Port of Wells Quayside Car Park Business Opportunity

Wells Harbour Commissioners have recently redesigned the car park and installed a barrier system which has created a corner plot approximately 5 metres by 5 metres square which is ample size to position a concession stand – perhaps a mobile catering store, a market stall or something completely different. The Commissioners welcome any ideas as […]


Friday 24th December from Lunchtime Closed Saturday 24th December Closed Sunday 25th December Closed Monday 26th December Closed Tuesday 27th December Closed Wednesday 28th December Closed Thursday 29th December Closed Friday 30th December Closed Saturday 31st January Closed Sunday 1st January Closed Monday 2nd January Closed Wells Harbour Commissioners Office will now be closed from Friday […]

Appointment of Wells Harbour Commissioners

Please see the attached advert for the recruitment of two Commissioners.

Port of Wells Quayside Car Park

Wells Harbour Commissioners are changing the way the car park located on the quayside will be operated. A new ticketless car park barrier system has been installed. The existing tariffs will not change – £5 all day or £1 after 6pm until midnight. The restrictions on no overnight parking, no campervans or motorcycles also remain […]

Notice to Mariners

PORT OF WELLSNOTICE TO MARINERSDREDGING OPERATIONS 009/22 For week commencing 14th March 2022, the “Kari Hege”, Captained by Tristan Roberts, will be engaged in dredging operations in and around the Outer Harbour. Vessels entering or exiting the harbour should call the “Kari Hege” when working, on channel 12 or harbour staff if it’s not working. […]