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Spring Live Music

We are excited to announce from Friday 29th April our weekly live music nights are back!

To get your Bank Holiday started we are kicking things off with the amazing Peter Cooley. Join us in the Slipway bar from 6.30pm – 9.00pm.

For reservations call 01202 308 500.

A man holds a white guitar in a dark room. In the background hangs a white sign with black writing stating "Peter Cooley".

Peter Cooley

June live performance dates

  • 2 June - Phil Smith
  • 3 June - George Croucher
  • 9 June - Phil Smith
  • 10 June - Alex Beds
  • 16 June - Phil Smith
  • 17 June - Peter Cooley
  • 23 June - Phil Smith
  • 24 June - George Croucher
  • 30 June - Phil Smith

Platinum Jubilee Weekend

Join us for an afternoon tea on the Terrace to celebrate this momentous year in history. With picturesque views over Holes Bay and fabulous cakes and sandwiches worthy of any occasion, our Afternoon Tea is the tastiest way to mark the Platinum Jubilee.  

Jubilee Afternoon Tea £15.95pp
A selection of quality teas including English breakfast, Earl Grey and a variety of herbal and fruit infusion tea. An array of finger sandwiches, mini crumpets and brioche buns 
Coronation chicken brioche bun, Severn and Wye smoked salmon with lemon and dill butter on a mini crumpet, salted cucumber with basil crème fraiche on malted loaf, West Country ham with piccalilli on white farmhouse bread. Freshly baked strawberry scones with Cornish clotted cream and fruit preserve. A selection of cakes including nutty fruit cake, cherry Bakewell, mini apple beignet, macarons. Toast her majesty and upgrade to a sparkling afternoon tea for an extra £6pp

Dorset Cream Tea for one £5.50
Freshly baked strawberry scones, Cornish clotted cream, fruit preserve and tea of your choice.

Tea and Cake £4.95pp
Triple layer Battenberg cake or Victoria sponge with pot of tea for one.

Strawberries and cream £4.95pp
Freshly picked New Forest strawberries with sumptuously thick cream.

Our Jubilee Afternoon Teas are available from Thursday 2nd June until Saturday 4th June between 14:30 and 17:00. To book a table please send us an email at [email protected] or phone us on 01202 308500

Discovery Tours

See how our volunteer lifesaving volunteer crew and lifeguards are trained with a 90 minute behind the scenes tour of RNLI College.
Each tour is conducted by one of our dedicated volunteer tour guides, providing a passionate and insightful look at the work we do. Tours are available 7 days a week for up to 8 people per tour.

  • Monday – Thursday 10.30am and 2pm
  • Friday – 10.30 am and 3:30pm
  • Saturday – 10.30am and 2pmSunday – 10.30am and 2pm

Spaces go quickly, make sure you book your space. Call 0300 300 7654 or email [email protected].

Please note the tour is a 90 minute walking tour. Wheelchair users are welcome however to allow us to provide the sufficient number of guides to support the tour please make us aware when making the booking. As an active training college, the College Discovery Tour may be changed at short notice due to Crew training requirements that are not suitable for public viewing. 

Group Tours

Group tours are now available for up to 30 people. Lunch in a private room can also be arranged for all tour groups. For group enquiries please contact [email protected].