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Springtime Solent Boat Jumble at The Royal Victoria Park.


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Sunday 10th May, 2020

The Royal Victoria Country Park, Netley, Southampton

Hampshire


Solent Spring Boat Jumble


Open 10.00am to 3.00pm.


This boat jumble is suitably located at the Royal Victoria Park on the northern landmass of Southampton Water - the waterway that connects Southampton Port to the English Chanel. The event is organised by Chaddock and Fox who have run the event at the park for a few years now.



Organiser : Chaddock and Fox

Telephone : 01329 661 896

Telephone : 07771 962 495


Other Boat Stuff

Boat Jumble related businesses and services in the Southampton area include:

  1. MGL Contract Services located on Hamble Lane, they provide marine painting, decorating, for industrial and commercial clients.
  2. Hythe Marine Services LTD services the marine, civil engineering, and waste management sectors with services including engineering and fabrication.
  3. Hamble Yacht Services specializing in refit and repair and located in Port Hamble offering boat preparation and services.
  4. Diverse Yacht Services in Hamble-le-Rice offers a range of products and services in the mechanical systems, hardware, software, and electrical sectors.

Directions To The Event

The Royal Victoria Park is located just east of the Southampton River. If you are travelling towards the jumble on the M27, take your exit west onto the A3024, from there you will run into the Windhover Roundabout. Take your first exit southbound on Hamble Lane and follow Hamble Lane until you reach Hound Road, then proceed on Hound Road south to the Jumble site. If Hound Road turns into Hound Way or St Mary’s Road you’ve gone too far.

Use the postcode SO31 5GA for car navigation systems.

Other Activities Around The Royal Victoria Country Park

Netley Abbey is a historical site located just north of Netley and features the remains of a 13th-Century monastery. Keeping on track with historical monuments, the Medieval Merchant’s House right off the A33 is a restored 14th-Century residence. While you are at it might as well check out the Bargate, which is the remains of the medieval city walls. If you're looking for something a little more modern, the Riverside Park features a waterfront experience with a café and sports facilities.

Activities in and around The Royal Victoria Country Park

Accommodation In The Southampton Area

Accommodation for those interested in a hotel could result in a long drive. The Premier Inn Fareham is located just off the M27 onto the A27 and includes free WiFi. There is also the Hamble Retreat B&B a classy hotel that features an indoor swimming pool. Those travelling in a caravan or motorhome are in luck as the Sunnydale Farm Campsite is just North of Hound Road off Grange Road.


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