During Mayflower 400 week (30 Aug to 5 Sep 2020) Matthew of Bristol and Pilgrim of Brixham will be based in Dartmouth, to represent Mayflower and Speedwell respectively. As well as taking part in the Grand River Pageant on 30 August, they will be berthed in the river throughout ... [ More ]
Maritime & Military
There will be a series of maritime events to commemorate the significant seafaring achievement of the Mayflower voyage.
Please note that all events and projects are still in the planning stage and are liable to change.
The opening event of the Dartmouth Mayflower 400 week, on Sunday 30th August 2020, will be a Grand Dart River Pageant in the Harbour. The aim of this event is to bring together as many boats as practicable to form a vast armada and create a magnificent spectacle commemorating ... [ More ]
Aim To build an autonomous vessel capable of conducting scientific research with the endurance and reliability to operate remotely in all corners of the globe. The vessel is to be powered by renewable energy as far as practicable and will be compliant with maritime ... [ More ]
Nominate a Young Person You can nominate anyone as long as they will be aged 12-18 on 22nd August 2020 and they live, or go to school, in Dartmouth. It might be someone who has never previously had the chance to sail - perhaps someone who has had limited opportunities for ... [ More ]
Competitive and fun events will be organised on the River Dart during Mayflower Week, 30 Aug-5 Sep 2020. These will include water-borne races and regatta events, involving all sailing and rowing clubs on the river; any visiting yachtsmen will be welcome to take part. The ... [ More ]
Visits by warships, tall ships, and yachts are being arranged during the year, with specialist racing, tours of ships for members of the public and selected river trips. The programme currently includes: Dartmouth Mayflower 400 Classics. A weekend of friendly racing and social ... [ More ]