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19 April 2019
- A fun day out at the Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson Portsdown Hill Rd, Portchester, Fareham PO17 6AN. https://royalarmouries.org/ There is plenty to see and do at this wonderful museum. Explore 19 acres of ramparts, outer fortifications, secret underground tunnels, and ammunition bunkers of this fully restored Victorian fort, on top of Portsdown Hill overlooking the Solent. Fort Nelson displays See some of the biggest guns ever made while exploring 19 acres of ramparts, outer fortifications, secret underground tunnels, and ammunition bunkers. Discover what life was like for soldiers in the Victorian garrison’s barrack rooms, hospital and kitchen. Fort Nelson is a superbly restored Victorian fort overlooking Portsmouth Harbour. It is home to the Royal Armouries national artillery collection with over 350 historic guns on display. This incredible monument to Victorian defence wows visitors with its impressive history of military might and boasts guns of all shapes and sizes: everything from pre-gunpowder siege machines to the massive 200-tonne railway gun. Then when you need a break from all that adventure why not drop into Cafe 1871 for a relaxing cuppa.
18 April 2019
- PMMC will be visiting The Royal Armouries Fort Nelson, Fareham, Hampshire PO17 6AN
13 April 2019
- Hans has sold his Wotan but still has a Smit Rotterdam for sale. Details and pictures can be found by following the link in the headline.
- Two IOM sailing matches have been organised between RSW and PMMC the first match at Silvermere and the return at Goldsworth Park
11 April 2019
- Richard C. reports. The wind on the day was good and blustery from the cold east, and bar a few incidents the racing was good for the ten skippers attending.
- The first IOM race of the summer series gets off to a cracking start despite a stiff cold easterly breeze.
9 April 2019
- A lively AGM with approximately 30 members attending. David Watkin has stepped down as Secretary of PMMC after many years service. We would like to formerly thank David for his contribution to the smooth running of our club. Martin Lighten has now been appointed to the role of Secretary for PMMC.
2 April 2019
- A new website link for Forge Electronics has been added to the 'Links' page.
Last updated: 2019-04-21