Welcome to Hornet Services Sailing Club

The Club

Hornet Services Sailing Club will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year, having been founded by locally based Naval yachtsmen on 23rd May 1964. Membership today includes personnel of all three Armed Forces, their veterans and the MOD Civil Service, who are members of the Royal Naval, Army or RAF Sailing Associations.



Objectives

To encourage sailing through the provision of facilities for affordable berthing, slipping and laying up.

The Clubhouse

The clubhouse was originally the wardroom for HMS Hornet when the site was the major support base for Fast Patrol Craft of the Coastal Defence Forces. more ...

The Marina

The Marina has approximately 230 berths for sailing boats up to 40 feet LOA berthed alongside pontoons which have fresh water and electricity. more ...

Contact Us

General Enquiries and Club Secretary - Paul (Arty) Shaw
Tel 023 9258 0403 & 023 9276 5828
Fax 023 9258 9650


Marina Manager - Stewart Peters
Tel 023 9260 2480 & 023 9276 5051


Food Services Manager and Chef - Phil Skinner
Tel 023 9258 0935 & 023 9258 0403


Bar and Front of House Manager - Melissa Dear
Tel 023 9258 0935


Shipwright - Barry Tidy
Tel 07739 748123


Engineering - Stuart Logan
Tel 01489 895556


Rigging, Painting and General - Stewart Peters
Tel 02392 602480


Main Gate Security Office
Tel 023 9276 5575

Forthcoming Events

The Hornet Services Sailing Club has a very busy social programme that has become extremely popular over the years. Forthcoming events are listed below:

Friday, 19 Sep 2014

19:00

Wealth Management Briefing

Sunday, 21 Sep 2014

09:00

RYA Competent Crew/Day Skipper (Practical) Course

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014

18:00

RNSA-P Autumn Series Race 5

Wednesday, 01 Oct 2014

17:30

RNSA-P Autumn Series Race 6

Thursday, 02 Oct 2014

09:00

VHF Assessment

Wednesday, 08 Oct 2014

17:30

RNSA-P Autumn Series Race 7

Saturday, 11 Oct 2014

17:30

John Lewis Regatta - Island Sailing Club

Saturday, 11 Oct 2014

18:00

RNSA-P laying up supper

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014

17:00

RNSA-P Autumn Series Race 8

Thursday, 16 Oct 2014

19:00 - 21:00

"The Ship's Master and Pilot relationship – The Legal and Practical"

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014

14:00

SHEF Meeting

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014

18:30

Full Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014

17:00

RNSA-P Autumn Series Race 9

Saturday, 25 Oct 2014

19:30 - 23:00

Trafalgar Night Dinner

Full Events Calendar ...

Latest Club News

11/10/2014

John Lewis Partnership Regatta - invitation (11 Oct).

Corinthean regatta on 11 & 12 Oct, based at the island Sailing Club, Cowes. ...more


08/09/2014

Hornet Member Lt Cdr Mark Shaw Wins Bronze at the Commonwealth Games

Mark took part in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow competing .....more


19/08/2014

HSSC RALLY TO BEMBRIDGE

Change of date for the Bembridge Rally...more


12/08/2014

Jellyfish spotters required

The Marine Conservation Society need you !...more


12/08/2014

Diary dates

Update for your diaries...more


12/08/2014

Coastguard training centre

Work starts...more


18/07/2014

Club Secretary's newsletter

Ensigns/marina/club/buses...more


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Club Adverts

08/09/2014

Yacht for Sale - MOODY 35

MOODY 35, 1995, in Very Good Condition...more


21/07/2014

Yacht for Sale - Vancouver 34 Pilot

Vancouver 34 Pilot - Just reduced £79,950 Vat Paid...more


09/07/2014

Yacht For Sale - 33' Neptunian

'ASTROS' for Sale : Price £23,500...more


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