Club Night - Marine Ropes and Sailors Debts to Unsung Heroes - Tuesday 9 July 2024

Tue 9 Jul 2024 18:30

Ian Stewart will talk about how Marine Ropes have progressed thanks to help from unlikely quarters

 Non-members welcome

Fish and Chips Friday Lunch - 12th July 2024

Fri 12 Jul 2024 12:00

Mingle with friends old and new as we enjoy Fish and Chips at the Club

 Non-members welcome

Solent Buoy Challenge 4 - Gosport - Sat 13th July 2024

Sat 13 Jul 2024 11:00
Solent Buoy Challenge 4
 Non-members welcome

Training weekend for those new to boating or on courses - 13th & 14th July2024

Sat 13 Jul 2024 00:00

A weekend on Lindisfarne for those new to boating or on a course: 13th - 14th July


 Members and guests only


Tue 16 Jul 2024 19:00

A gin tasting with a difference!

 Non-members welcome

Steve Sydes - please log in to express interest in attending Steve's funeral


Spring 2024 edition now out

Little Ship Club Magazine Spring 20204
Little Ship Club Magazine Spring 20204

Photographic and Artwork Competition 2023

All the entries for 2023:

Photo Comp 2023

The winners for 2023:

Winners 2023

Forthcoming training

RYA Diesel Engine Course

Starts: 30/07/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 30/07/2024 - 16:30

RYA VHF SRC Classroom Course and Assessment (Postponed)

Starts: 31/07/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 31/07/2024 - 18:00

RYA VHF SRC Classroom Course and Assessment

Starts: 03/09/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 03/09/2024 - 18:00

RYA Diesel Engine Course

Starts: 04/09/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 04/09/2024 - 16:30

RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased theory course 2024/25

Starts: 07/10/2024 - 19:00
Ends: 14/04/2025 - 21:00

RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Theory long course 2024/5

Starts: 07/10/2024 - 19:00
Ends: 14/04/2025 - 21:00

RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Theory long course 2024/5

Starts: 07/10/2024 - 19:00
Ends: 14/04/2025 - 21:00

RYA VHF SRC Classroom Course and Assessment

Starts: 11/10/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 11/10/2024 - 18:00

RYA First Aid Course

Starts: 12/10/2024 - 10:00
Ends: 12/10/2024 - 17:30
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Food and drink

Our dining room is open to our members and RYA Gold members, Royal Navy and Merchant Navy members, and any members of RYA affiliated sailing clubs for personal dining only.

For larger numbers (up to 8), please use the link below to book a table for our "à la carte" menu.  For more than 8, please contact Brendan:


The à la carte menu is available from Monday to Friday, 12noon to 3pm, with last orders at 2.45pm.

Bar menu: 12:00 to 17:00 (Monday to Friday)
Booking is not required. 

Our menu dishes are prepared in environments that are not totally free from allergen ingredients. Should you have concerns about the ingredients in our dishes; please do not hesitate to ask a member of our catering team who will happily assist you.


Prosciutto Green pesto bocconcini, rocket & tomato salad, balsamic dressing  £9.50
Scottish Smoked Salmon Mousse with pickled cucumber, radish and seeded crisp bread £9.00
Spring Tartlet with Asparagus, pea and parmesan £8.50
Soup of the week, bread roll and butter £8.50


Roasted Cod Supreme, on a bed of saffron butter bean cassoulet, cavolo nero  £26.00
Little Ship Ceasar Salad, Chicken supreme, cos lettuce, soft boiled eggs, sourdough croutons, parmesan  £19.00
Rosemary Kent Lamb Rump, new potatoes, braised carrots, asparagus and salsa Verde  £29.50
Spinach and Ricotta Ravioli, creamy tomato sauce with mixed cress  £18.00


Double Chocolate Brownie with vanilla ice cream £9.50
Strawberry Eaton Mess £9.50
Cheeseboard - Cheddar, Brie, Stilton, celery, grapes  £11.00

Little Ship Club sandwich
Chicken, bacon, tomato, lettuce and garlic mayo, crisps £11.50

Fish finger sandwich
Breaded white fish, tartar sauce and gem lettuce, crisps £11.50

Mushroom on toast
Wild mushrooms, creamy garlic sauce on sourdough bread £9.50

Soup of the week
Served with toasted bread rolls and butter £8.50 (v)

*Please let us know if you would like our vegan specials or have any dietary requirements

Espresso £2.20

Americano £2.75

Latte £2.90

Flat White £3.60

Cappuccino £3.65

Mocha £3.10

Hot Chocolate £3.65

Crisps £1.75
Chilli crackers £2.95
Mixed nuts £3.50
Roasted nuts £2.95

Honorary Port Officers

Our Honorary Port Officers are distributed around the globe. Each one knows how to get the best out of any port you visit. Navigational approaches, berths, where to go, what to do, what to eat and how to make the best of your visit.

 Find Honorary Port Officers

Book reviews

Published by Adlard Coles, this latest volume by Anthony Burton (text) and  Derek Pratt (photographs) is well written and beautifully photographed.


Designing by the seat of my pants - Memoir by Ron Holland


Excellent advice from a expert

Advice at every level, for cruisers and racers alike.  Words and pictures.  Even moving  pictures.

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