Category: Littlehampton Harbour Board

Littlehampton Harbour’s Waterfront Festival, a huge success

Crowds gathered in Littlehampton harbour on Sunday, 2nd August 2015 for Littlehampton’s Waterfront Festival. This popular annual event organised by Littlehampton’s Harbour Master, Billy Johnson proved a huge success with visitors. The RNLI treated waterside spectators to a spectacular display of their seamanship and boating skills within the confines of the relatively narrow river Arun.

Concerns regarding Littlehampton’s Flood Defence Works grow.

Residents of Littlehampton’s West Beach area, have expressed concerns that the Environment Agency’s Flood Works, taking place on the Littlehampton’s East Bank are  putting their homes at increased risk of flooding. Their concerns have been dismissed by Andrew Andrew Gilham, the EA’s  flood and coastal risk manager, as ‘categorically untrue.’ I share the residents concerns

Littlehampton Harbour, views from the Crane

A huge thanks to Eric Smethurst and his colleagues at VolkerStevin for providing me with these super pictures of MV Victress entering Littlehampton Harbour. MV Victress is owned by Faversham Ships, Holland and is usually based at East Cowes. These photographs were taken by VolkerStevin’s staff working in Pier Road  from a basket hanging from

Littlehampton’s Action Boat will not be running this Season.

Sad news – No Action Boat for this coming Season. Earlier this week I caught up with the guys behind Littlehampton’s popular white-knuckle powerboat rides –  Action Boat  They confirm that owing to the Sea Defence works they won’t be able to run their popular rides this season. Apparently the problems with access to and