February Fast Cruise Results

The week after most of the Shingles Bank moved itself to a restaurant in Milford on Sea the weather on Saturday promised to be rather good but sandwiched after a gale on Thursday night i

A Gentleman's opinion on Turkish Dancing, by Patrick Smith

I’ve always had a thing about belly dancers. Ever since I bumped into one, well not literally, unfortunately, at a fancy dress ball in Nairobi when I was a hot-blooded young man.

February Fast Cruise - Courses published

There will be two fast cruises this weekend, finishing up at Southampton Town Quay marina. The starting area for the first course will be in the vicinity of Browndown / Mother Bank buoys (NB with participants coming from as far afield as Lymington and Chichester this is pretty central).

Sea Scamp and The Windfall Fleet

For those of you who didn’t make it to the Club last Tuesday, you missed a hugely interesting talk.Built in Germany in the 1930s to provide training for the German armed services, the Windfall Flee

A Turkish Evening at the Little Ship Club

Once again the Club welcomed Roxana for a Turkish Evening last Tuesday.Taz had prepared a wonderful meal, which reminded us of the wonders of Mediterranean cuisine.Between courses, we were entertai

Photo Competition 2013 results

Little Ship Club Photographic Competition 2013 Report


January 2014 Fast Cruise

January 2014 Fast Cruise results

January's Fast Cruise, held on the 25th January, started in fairly benign conditions with around 8 to 10 knots of wind from the west.

January Fast Cruise - Courses (inc Amendment 1) included

The details of the courses for the January Fast Cruise (including an important amendment published 10.50 hrs on 24-1-2014) are in 

Fine Weather and Fair Winds for Folly Fast Cruise (Results included)

For the final Fast Cruise of 2013 we had fine weather and fair winds.

December Fast Cruise - COURSES

There are two courses this weekend, one for boats with a LSC handicap of 1.101 and above and one for boats with a handicap of 1.100 and below.

Tower Lifeboat on the Thames

Collectors needed for London Lifeboat Day on Tuesday, 29th April 2014

Support our local Lifeboat Station- Are you able to help with the RNLI London Lifeboat Day collections on Tuesday, 29th April 2014?
The RNLI will be collecting at a num

Singing for supper raises money for Help for Heroes

Another great evening of “Songs of the Sea” was held at the Club this week.


Presentation to RNLI

Last night, the Club was very happy to host members of the RNLI.

Laying Up Supper & Prizegiving

Little Ship Club hosted the annual laying up supper and presentation evening, with special guest speaker James Stevens. 

See below for photos of the prizewinners.

November Fast Cruise results ammendment

It has been drawn to my attention that I made an error when writing down the shortened course for the short course fleet. I had used N Ryde Middle as the last mark when it was in fact Peel Bank.

November FC- A ripping sail (literally!!)

The weather on the Saturday of the November Fast Cruise did not behave as forecast..

Discounted tickets for London Boat Show

London International Boat Show – Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th January 2014


November Fast Cruise - Courses

The starting area for the first of Saturday's two November Fast Cruises  (FCs 3 & 4) will be in the Eastern Solent, adjacent to BROWNDOWN buoy.