Eastbourne Model Power Boat Club



Welcome to the Eastbourne Model Power Boat Club website.
We are a group of model boat enthusiasts  who sail regularly on the ponds at Eastbourne and Hailsham. We hope you enjoy our new website.




Eastbourne Lifeboat


Princes Park Eastbourne where sailing is available every day but our club days are Sunday and Wednesday afternoons.

As well as powered boats our members also make and sail various types of yachts similar to this one pictured at Hailsham Common Pond.

The club also sails at the Common Pond in Hailsham on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons.

Crumbles Pond, Princes Park, Eastbourne
Richards Yacht
Common Pond, Hailsham


FOR SALE   Gentleman’s Steam Yacht: see Sales and Wanted page.


 Dates for your Diary   Below are the dates for the Winter monthly meetings at the Union Corner Hall, Hailsham.

Nov 21st, Dec 12th, Jan 9th, Feb13th, Mar 12th and Apr 9th. For those who were unable to attend the AGM a map of the venue can be found on the News and Events page.


Club Meeting February 13th  There will be a guest speaker at this months meeting, the topic is ‘The Royal Navy in Napoleonic Times’ Again refreshment will be on offer so we look forward to seeing you all.


Alexandra Palace Show Report  See the News and Events section for a report and pictures of the show.


Upcoming Events  New events added to calendar are underlined


Sumners Ponds Model Show 2016  This years show will be held on 18th & 19th June.

SP 2016


Club AGM  A very big thank you to all of you who attended it was a very good turn out and a special thank you to all who bought models etc with them, you can find some pictures on the News and Events page.


Telford Model Show  Here are some pictures from the show courtesy of Richard Bosly on the News and Events page.


Warwick International Model Boat Show  The show was attended by Richard Bosly, Ray Jackson and Chris Rigglesford. See News and Events for pictures courtesy of Richard


Latest Members Model Reg Barnes is in the final throws of completing his model of Eastbourne’s ‘Tamar Class’ lifeboat. It had it’s first outing at Hailsham last week. There are three pictures of it at the bottom of the gallery page. Well done Reg!

Donation to the Eastbourne RNLI See the news and events page for details


Report on RNLI college open weekend Paul and Jean Guy and David and Kim Hedges visited the RNLI College at Poole for their open weekend. Go to the  News and Event section to see pictures of the event.