Useful Links

Below is a list of useful links for planning your event or charter with us…

Inland Watersports School Southwest of London Just off M3 — Datchet Watersports
For adult and junior RYA dinghy sailing, windsurfing tuition and hire, ICC and level 2 RYA powerboat courses, RYA yacht theory, vhf gmdss radio and RYA first aid courses just southwest of London based on the huge Queen Mary reservoir close to Ashford.

Information On & About The River Hamble

Mercury Yacht Harbour
Local Chandlery — Closest at Port Hamble (1 Mile from Mercury Yacht Harbour)
Hamble Pubs — Local pubs (type in Hamble)
Port Hamble — 5 mins down river. Where the fuel berth is…

Weather, Tide, Pilotage & Chart Information

XCweather — Grib file data
Latest UK Met Office Charts
Bramblemet — See what is happening on the Bramble Bank, Southampton and Chichester Harbour in real time. Wind, tide, temperatures…
Tidal Predictions — 7 day info – print off your tidal curves. Easytide
Pilotage Guide — of the UK ports and creeks – Get Planning
Navionics Chart Programme — for your smart phone – Our skippers use it… tidal curves at your fingertips
Admiralty Charts

Local Ports & Harbours

Cowes Info — Cowes Town, Eating, Drinking, Harbours, Events etc
Cowes Harbour Commision
Shepards Wharf Marina
Cowes Yachthaven
East Cowes Marina
Beaulieu River
Yarmouth Harbour
Portsmouth QMH — Shipping movements, notams, and more
Gunwharf Quays — Portsmouth
Haslar Marina — Gosport
Brighton Marina

Regattas & Races

Round the Island Race
Cowes Week Regatta