The Little Ship Club's Photographic and Art Competition is now underway. If you would like to submit a photo or piece of artwork, please check the flyer on the event page.


If you are interested in participating in one of our training courses this month, please take a look at the courses that we have on offer under the 'Training' tab.

Thames Trafalgar Race 2019

The 2019 Thames Trafalgar Race will take place on the weekend of Saturday 21st September and Sunday 22nd September

 Non-members welcome

LSC Motor Cruiser Course

The LSC Motor Cruiser course provides a very simple introduction to seamanship and navigation for inland waterways sailors.

Club Night Talk: Scilly Lizard!

Club Night Talk given by Josh Ellis.

 Members and guests only

LSC Photographic and Art Competition 2019

The forthcoming sailing season is chock-full of cruises and rallies in both familiar and far-flung places, so there are bound to be sunrises, sunsets, humorous occasions, dramatic coastlines and seascapes aplenty to produce photographs or artwork for this year’s Photographic Competition.

 Non-members welcome

Upcoming training

RYA VHF radio course
04 Jun 2019

The RYA VHF Short Range Certificate Examination is a practical assessment element of the VHF SRC course

 Non-members welcome
RYA Radar Course
18 Jun 2019

The RYA radar course covers the fundamentals of radar and the principles of modes of operation, including propagation, determination of bearing and speed and setting of safety limits.

 Non-members welcome
RYA VHF radio course
26 Jun 2019

The RYA VHF Short Range Certificate Examination is a practical assessment element of the VHF SRC course

 Non-members welcome

Food and drink

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

Breakfast: 8.30am to 10.30am.  

Lunch: 12.30 until 15.30 (last orders at 14.15). A choice of bar snacks, the Club lunch or our A la carte menu.

Afternoon tea: 15.00 until 16.30 (16.00 on Fri). Please note that we ask for Afternoon Tea to be booked at least 24 hours in advance.

Bar: open until 8pm (5pm Fridays). Closed to CLC Members after 5pm on Tuesdays.

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.

Monday:   Chicken Chasseur with red cabbage, lyonnaise potatoes
Tuesday:   Cumberland sausages with crème potatoes, onion gravy
Wednesday:  Curry of the day
Thursday:  Honey roast Gammon with parsley sauce
Friday: Little Ship Club Fish and Chips, mushy peas and tartare sauce


Soup of the Day £5.00

Breaded whitebait, buttered brown bread, tartar sauce £9.00

Pressed ham hock terrine, piccalilli, toasted soda bread £10.00

Norfolk asparagus, poached duck egg, Hollandaise sauce £11.00


Main course

Roasted sea bass fillet, vanilla creamed potatoes, confit fennel, buttered samphire £20.00

Rump of Lamb, dauphinoise potatoes, spring vegetables, rosemary jus £20.00

Corn fed chicken ballotine, butternut squash risotto, smoked tomatoes, pumpkin seed pesto £18.00

Salad of the day - please ask for more details £9.00



Eton mess with strawberries, raspberries, vanilla ice cream and crunchy meringue £9.00

Chocolate brownies, vanilla ice cream £8.50

Selection of ice-cream £6.00

Selection of British cheeses and biscuits £9.50

Coffee & Tea with chocolate £3.00

(Cappuccino, White coffee, Americano

And a selection of infusions and Tea)


All prices include VAT.

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Honorary Port Officers

Our Honorary Port Officers are scattered across 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

Excellent advice from a expert

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

The story of Sheemaun, a Little Ship Club boat written by her owner, Rodney Pell, HPO Ramsgate

One of our own by one of our own

This is a book I would like very much to find in my Christmas stocking

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