Welcome to Hornet Services Sailing Club

The Club

Hornet Services Sailing Club celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014, 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:

Saturday, 08 Aug 2015

Fun in France 2015

Sunday, 16 Aug 2015

12:00

Fastnet Race

Wednesday, 02 Sep 2015

12:00

RNSA(P) Mini-cruise.

Saturday, 05 Sep 2015

12:00

HSSC Bembridge Rally

Tuesday, 08 Sep 2015

10:00

Exec Meeting

Sunday, 04 Oct 2015

10:00

RYA Day Skippers Course No DS04/15

Sunday, 04 Oct 2015

10:00

RYA Competent Crew Course No CC04/15

Tuesday, 06 Oct 2015

18:30

Full Committee Minutes

Thursday, 15 Oct 2015

18:30

ILEX Trophy

Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015

10:00

Exec Meeting

Saturday, 07 Nov 2015

10:00

RNSA(P) Laying-up Supper

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015

10:00

Exec Meeting

Tuesday, 01 Dec 2015

10:00

Full Committee Meeting

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Latest Club News

20/07/2015

Family Fun Day

The event held yesterday, Sun 19 Jul, was a great success, with the Kids enjoying activities on the water, fishing for .....more


18/07/2015

Congratulations to Andrew Mills and QII on his success in the Solo Azores Race

Yacht QII Achieves 9th Position in the Solo Azores and .....more


10/07/2015

Cdre Update to Members

July Update to members highlighting progress on works since the signing of the lease...more


06/07/2015

'Bugler' Wins Round the Island

Darren Ballard, HSSC Club member, had a spectacular win 'again' for Bugler in the Round the Island Race .....more


06/07/2015

Services Off-shore Regatta 2015

Sat 4 Jul 15 - Prize-giving and BBQ...more


06/07/2015

Waterloo Dinner Sat 20 Jun

Army Night - Spectacular First for Hornet...more


15/06/2015

Round the Island Race

TV coverage...more


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26/06/2015

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26/06/2015

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26/06/2015

Boat Trailer For Sale

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