Telephone for general enquiries 0300 111 1202
For press and media enquiries   0845 460 1202
Postal Address: 1 Barras Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 6AD

Shoreham

Welcome to Shoreham NCI lookout Station

 

Access : 
Unfortunately, due to the nature of our facility and the surrounding shingle beach, we are unable to provide access for the disabled. If anyone who is unable to access the station wishes to find out more about what we do, please contact the station manager.
Visitor Policy: 
Visitors are normally most welcome at the lookout although, when an incident is ongoing, this may not always be convenient and the duty watchkeeper may ask visitors to call back later.
Summer Opening
Open from: 
08:30
Open until: 
20:30
Days: 
Every Day
Notes: 
During Summer, the station closes at 20:30 hrs or dusk, whichever is sooner. Summer watches begin at the start of BST.
Winter Opening
Open from: 
08:00
Open until: 
17:00
Days: 
Every Day
Notes: 
Winter watches begin at the end of BST.
Location
Latitude: 
50° 49.39' N
Longitude: 
000° 14.56' W
OS Reference: 
TQ 234 046
Station Post Code: 
No Post Code allocated
Station Elevation: 
28'/8.5 metres
Operational Capability
This station has Declared Facility Status
This station reports to MRCC Solent
Current and forecast weather and sea conditions are available by telephone during watch hours
Station Telephone: 
01273 463292
Visual Watch: 
Yes
Radar Watch: 
Yes
NAVTEX: 
No
AIS Watch: 
Yes
DSC Watch: 
Yes
Radio: Listening watch on channels: 
14
16
67
Radio: Channel 00: 
Listening watch and ready to transmit as authorised by Coastguard
Visual Horizon: 
5.5 nm
Radar Horizon: 
Approximately 15 nautical miles.
Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Barrie Turner
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
01273 885057
NCI Station
Old Searchlight Building
Fort Haven
Shoreham Beach
West Sussex

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