Learn to Powerboat at Bracklesham Bay

People can book onto a powerboating course with Chichester District Council’s foreshores team this summer. The Council’s foreshores service is offering Royal Yachting Association (RYA) powerboat training from the Foreshores Office in Bracklesham Bay until September 2019. The Level 2 Weekend Powerboat course covers topics such as: man overboard, rights of way, collision regulations, close quarter boat handling, basic navigation, launching and recovery. The course costs £225 and no previous experience is necessary. The training takes place on a 5.4 metre Avon Searider rigid inflatable boat with...
Posted on May 16th 2019Category: General News

Take to two wheels on the new Pagham Harbour to Medmerry cycle route

A new, 3km cycle route has been completed, linking Pagham Nature Reserve with Medmerry Nature Reserve, boosting facilities for residents, visitors and wildlife enthusiasts alike. The county council’s Public Rights of Way team worked with The Manhood Peninsula Partnership on ideas to bolster tourism in the area - and found that cycling provision was under represented. From this, a £400,000 scheme was devised. It includes: • 1.2Km of shared pedestrian/cycling pathway • re-construction/improvement on cycle route 88 • 1.7Km of improvements to the path between the new route and flood defences at...
Posted on April 30th 2019Category: General News