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:

Saturday, 01 Nov 2014

19:30 - 23:00

Pickle Night

Saturday, 08 Nov 2014

19:00 - 23:00

Coastal Forces Dinner

Sunday, 09 Nov 2014

10:30 - 12:00

Remembrance Service

Sunday, 09 Nov 2014

12:00 - 13:30

Coastal Forces Remembrance Sunday Lunch

Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014

10:00 - 12:00

Executive Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014

18:00 - 22:00

RNSA(P) AGM and Prizegiving

Saturday, 29 Nov 2014

10:00 - 16:00

Weather and Sailing

Tuesday, 02 Dec 2014

14:00

SHEF Meeting

Tuesday, 02 Dec 2014

18:30

Full Committee Meeting

Saturday, 06 Dec 2014

19:30 - 23:00

Christmas Dinner Dance

Saturday, 13 Dec 2014

18:00 - 20:00

Christmas Carols under the Gantry

Friday, 19 Dec 2014

12:00 - 13:00

Christmas Draw

Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015

12:00 - 13:00

Army Sailing Symposium

Monday, 11 May 2015

12:00 - 13:00

Army Offshore Regatta

Full Events Calendar ...

Latest Club News

28/10/2014

Trafalgar Night 2014

Trafalgar Night 2014 held on Sat 25 Oct 14. We were privileged to host Lieutenant General Andrew Gregory (Chief .....more


23/10/2014

Notice of New Commodore in Succession to Commodore Peter Melson

Nomination of Commodore Peter Wykeham-Martin as New Club Commodore, .....more


10/10/2014

National Coastwatch

New Communications Channel - National Coastwatch up and running from 1 Oct 14....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


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


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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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