The Club remains closed until further notice as per Government directive.

Although closed, Club Night is still going ahead virtually.  Please visit 'At the Club' for more information or click on the links to the right.

We have 3 new HPO's:
HPO Genoa, Italy - Alessio Gnecco
HPO Paris Arsenal, Central - Barrie Martin
HPO Izmir, Turkey - Tuncay Gunlu



Garden Party & River Boat Trips - Sat 8 August 2020

A different kind of sailing - an afternoon in the company of Guy the Gorilla, Wellington the Crocodile and Nelson junior the Elephant (as well as Ted the Golden Retriever).

 Members and guests only

Belgium & Netherlands Cruise 15th - 31st August 2020

Join us for a two week cruise to Belgium and The Netherlands. Including visits to Antwerp, Zierikzee, Veere and Oostende.

 Members and guests only

Solent Cruise - August 21st to 28th

Booking is now open for the Solent Cruise - Friday 21st to Friday 28th August. Lets hear it for the buoys!  

 Members and guests only
Itchenor Sailing Club

Itchenor Rally - Sept 12th & 13th

Join us in Chichester Harbour for a rally to Itchenor.

 Members and guests only

Upcoming training

RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Course
28 Sep 2020 to 12 Apr 2021

Some people find the RYA Dayskipper Theory course the most enjoyable of the RYA shore-based courses because no prior knowledge is required.
Courses available starting in September 2020

 Non-members welcome
RYA Yachtmaster Ocean course
28 Sep 2020 to 12 Apr 2021

The RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased Course provides a theoretical background for people intending to make ocean passages

 Non-members welcome
28 Sep 2020 to 12 Apr 2021

The RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Shorebased course extends the techniques learned on the Day Skipper course. Some aspects of navigation are studied in more detail and additional seamanship subjects are introduced.

 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.

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.


Soup of the day (v)


Main course

Monday: Roast leg of lamb with mint sauce, vegetables & roast potatoes

Tuesday: Chilli con Carne

Wednesday: Curry of the Day

Thursday: Honey Roasted Gammon and mustard sauce

Friday: Fish and Chips


(Monday to Thursday dishes may be subject to change.)

 Chicken & bacon Caesar salad, herb croutons, parmesan shavings £10.00

Buffalo mozzarella and vine tomato salad, sunflower seed pesto and balsamic glaze £9.00 (v)

Crayfish & prawn cocktail, avocado puree, crisp iceberg lettuce £12.00

Breaded crispy white bait with tartar sauce £10.00

Main Course
Gresham duck breast, truffle savoy cabbage, roasted turnip puree, fondant potato, apricot & sage sauce £25.00

Roast hake, parsley crumb ratatouille, polenta cake, kalamata olives £24.00

Rump of Lamb, root vegetables, dauphinoise potato, rosemary jus £24.00

Chefs vegetarian dish of the day £16.00 (v)


Bread & butter pudding with custard £8.00

Chocolate brownie sundae, vanilla ice cream £9.00

British cheese and biscuits £9.00

Hand cut chips £3.95

Mixed Salad £3.95

Creamed Potatoes £3.95

Seasonal Vegetables £3.95

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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

Published by Adlard Coles, this latest volume by Anthony Burton (text) and  Derek Pratt (photographs) is well written and beautifully photographed.


Designing by the seat of my pants - Memoir by Ron Holland


Excellent advice from a expert

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

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