Commemorative Cruise 2014 - Chatham, Kent

The 2014 Commemorative Cruise will see the Little Ships visiting Chatham on the River Medway. Over 20 Little Ships are expected to attend from the Medway, Thames, South and East Coast.

Little Ships will be mooring on the Home & Communities agency (HCA) pontoon which is located in Basin 1 by the HMS Chatham Bridge, access to the pontoon will be through MDL Chatham Maritime Marina lock on River Medway.

The programme of event will be as follows:

Friday 23rd/Saturday 24th - Dunkirk Little Ships arrive in Chatham
Saturday 24th - Free day

Sunday 25th 11am - Commemorative Service on the quay side. All welcome
Sunday 25th 6.30 for 7pm - Commemorative Cruise Dinner at Medway Yacht Club
Monday 26th - Dunkirk Little Ships depart

Other Events over the weekend
The Chatham Maritime Trust are putting on the Chatham Maritime Food & Drink Festival over the weekend we are there in around Basin 2, order to compliment and celebrate our visit to Chatham. This will include: Kent produce market, antique & vintage market, artisan market, live music all weekend on the band stand, children’s activity tent - http://www.cmtrust.co.uk/content/chatham-maritime-festival.rhtm.

Medway Sunlight Rotary is putting on a Dragon Boat Challenge in Basin No 2 on Sunday the 25th May after the ADLS commemorative service. This is to raise money for local charities.
Further details will be distributed near the time.

23. May 2014 (All day) - 26. May 2014 (All day)