From the archives
Coming Events
  • More details of all Club events can be found in the Programme or in the Forum within the Members Area also see Dear Diary
Useful Links

Useful Links to other Web Sites

Weather Forecasts

Webcams and Live Weather (from N to S)


  • PLA tide tables Cover a whole year and places of interest such as Southend, Herne Bay, Shivering Sands and Walton-on-the-Naze
  • Tides for Sheerness NERC National Tidal Facility (times at Hoo are +10 mins approx. Add an hour for BST.
  • Easytide Free tidal predictions from Admiralty EasyTide
  • WXTide Download this free Windows software for passage planning.

Other Useful Links including NTMs

  • River Deben Pilotage Advice for those entering or leaving the river
  • East Coast Sailing a new online magazine for East Coast sailors
  • East Coast Pilot a web resource to support Imray's East Coast Pilot
  • an online pilotage guide, suggested by Neil Walters
  • Making the most of the Thames a very good site from the PLA. This links to the sailing section, but there are lot's of other areas of great interest. Thanks to Tony Lavelle for the recommendation.
  • River Medway Visitor Chart Download a pdf of the chart, lots of interesting information to anyone using the area
  • Ship AIS Live ship movements in the Medway and Thames Estuary, recommended by Tony Lavelle
  • Trinity House NTMs good information on lighthouses as you would expect, interesting timeline.
  • Ship stations lookup An online database with search facility of MMSI numbers and other useful information, recommended by Charles Hessey
  • Yacht Pilot Guide to ports in Eastern England and Netherlands to Brittany.
  • Notices To Mariners Admiralty NTMs with useful search facility.
  • Laying-up checklist Very useful winter checklist from Yachting Monthly
  • Keep Turning Left Dylan Winters, slow video circumnavigation of the British Isles now free to view (Donations invited)


Local clubs, associations and marinas

Sailing Barges & Historic Ships

Local Interest

Marine Services

Please email the with any useful and relevant links you would like added to this list.

Disclaimer regarding the use of links on this site
Hoo Ness Yacht Club makes every effort to check external links and review their content. However, Hoo Ness Yacht Club is not responsible for the quality or content of external links and cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time. Hoo Ness Yacht Club cannot accept responsibility for any loss, damage or consequences which may result from the use of the external links listed on this site.

Page last updated 10th March 2013