FISHING HERITAGE|| COASTAL COMMUNITIES|| ART AND CULTURE||

Welcome

We are Sidmouth Coastal Community Hub 

We promote sustainable, responsible and vibrant coastal communities through art, culture, heritage and education.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to connect people with the coast and sea to enjoy carefully now and in the future, remembering and valuing them.

Our  Aims

Our aim is to promote a greater understanding of the heritage, community identity, and social inclusion of Sidmouth and other coastal areas, via education, arts and awareness raising.  

We are promoting a sustainable and responsible approach to value, protect engage and regenerate our coastal community and fishing past.

 

Making a Difference

Creating understanding about local, sustainable and seasonal fish and other coastal activities.

Stimulating ideas and actions that result in a coastal cultural offer to the local community and visitors through events, arts, music and education.

Supporting the development of Sidmouth and other areas with a distinct coastal identity, proudly demonstrated through their fishing past through to current art, music, history and coastal sports and leisure activities.

SIDMOUTH SEA FEST

Our 2022 theme is Kelp Our Oceans.

 

Join us on

Friday 20th May for our special Sea Fest Friday Party Night Fundraiser 

Go to our Sidmouth Sea Fest page to use the button to Book your Eventbrite tickets.

 

Join us  for our free community festival

Saturday 21st May

10am till 11.30pm

Both events housed in marquees on The Ham and in The Fishermen’s Yard, Port Royal, Sidmouth, Devon.
 
We are delighted to welcome author ​Books – Anna Turns – Environmental Journalist
and Tracey Williams author of Adrift: The Curious Tale of the Lego Lost at Sea
East Devon Withy Pots will be demonstrating their fishing heritage crab pot making skills.

 

We will be hosting an array of community groups and  environmental organisations.  There will be activities for all beach cleans, making art, poetry, storytelling, singing, dancing, parading and generally having fun!

The Prawn Cocktail Bar, hot food, ice-creams, coffees and much more!

 More info to follow. 

 

GET IN TOUCH

If you would like to get involved or book an event please get in touch.