The tall ship Tenacious is always a welcome sight in the River Dart, on her regular visits to the Dartmouth Regatta. She is run by the Jubilee Sailing Trust and is specially adapted to take people with disabilities as crew. We have been offered the opportunity to send a number ... [ 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.
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 ]
The Pageant will take place on Sunday 30th August 2020, led by Matthew (Mayflower replica), other tall ships and visiting and local vessels. This will be a major river-based event signifying the end of Dartmouth Royal Regatta 2020 and the start of the week of Mayflower 400 ... [ 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 ]
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: Mayflower 400 Classics. A weekend of friendly racing and social events ... [ More ]