Down on the club pontoon… a place to meet and socialise with other members or simply just ‘be’ with you boat.
Getting ready for the winter season.
Hard hats, hi-viz jackets & steel toecap boots – not forgetting the all-important life jackets – are the order of the day!
A calm evening looking astern across the North Sea…
It’s work and play in equal amounts at LCC.
Our members have access to a wealth of great sailing.
The beauty of the Norfolk Broads is just a lock away, whilst the challenge of the North Sea lies just beyond the Bascule Bridge.
Aside from being a very friendly and sociable sailing club, we offer a range of member facilities, including a busy events and social calendar, moorings, winch, crane and hard standing facilities.
Our club ethos is to make yachting and boating accessible to all. Established over 40 years ago, our members get out what they put in... from building, maintaining and repairing our great club, to organising social events and even mucking in at winter lift-out and spring lift-in.
Wednesday Work Parties are now back on. See the updates on the Working Party page, calendar events and check your email for further details.
We offer low daily and weekly rates with mains electrical hook-up, water and convenience lighting, as well as access to clean toilet and shower facilities.
The club's compound provides members with a convenient dry area for winter storage and a secure place for parking and boat maintenance through the summer months.
The LCC clubhouse provides members and visitors with not only toilet and shower facilities, but also a convenient hub for various club events, meetings and regular training courses.
LCC offers members both casual and permanent mooring options - complete with a range of pontoon facilities such as mains electric, water and convenience lighting.
The club crane, situated on the club's compound, offers members an easy and convenient way to remove peripheral equipment such as masts, small tenders and other hard-to-lift items of on-board equipment.
After training, members have access to the winch - making access for those tricky hull cleaning, anti-fouling and repair jobs so much easier.
LCC prides itself on offering members a diverse range of social activities through the year - including sailing events, a summer BBQ, winter walks and the club's popular annual christmas dinner.
A long-running row over who runs a historic harbour has been resolved after a deal was struck to share control amongst members of a new management group.
The idea was to sail back to the Baltic Sea, I say sail back because this will be my second trip there. It’s now time to do it all again, this time hoping to do some proper sailing out there.
The pontoon at Southwold now has extra floatation to level it up. The new bridge is now bike and wheelchair friendly.
Analyses of marine accidents involving vessels from the merchant, fishing and recreational sectors.
RYA SafeTrx now supersedes the HM Coastguard CG66 scheme.
Response to Lobster Pots & Yacht Safety Petition given on 19 March 2018
Maritime Safety Information is broadcast on VHF by the Coastguard Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Centres (MRCC) every three hours.