Links to other useful sites

Sailing Clubs

Aldeburgh Yacht Club -

Slaughden Sailing Club -

Orford Sailing Club -


Suffolk Coast and Heaths AONB -

Wildfowlers -

National Trust, Orford Ness -

RSPB, Havergate Island -

Coastal Morphology, looking at the integration of estuaries in coastal processes -

Tides and Weather

Flood Warnings -

Actual and Predicted Sea Levels at Lowestoft -

Times of High Tide at Orford Quay, On-line tidal predictions from the UKHO -

Met Office Inshore Waters Forecast Gibraltar Point to North Foreland, Inshore waters forecast & strong wind warnings -

For latest Met Office weather warnings please follow this link -

Met Office Eastern Counties Forecast -

Latest estimated wind speeds can be found at -

Estuary Action Groups

Suffolk Coast Against Retreat (SCAR)
SCAR was set up by The Rt Hon John Gummer MP and is a non-political strategic partnership of bodies and individuals whose main aim is to campaign for the preservation and protection of vulnerable areas of the whole of the Suffolk coastline, tidal rivers and the surrounding land area for future generations. For more information click here

River Deben Association -

Blyth Estuary Group -

Coastal Concern Action Group (Happisburgh) -

National Flood Forum -

Learn more about the coast

Entrances to the Alde and Ore and River Deben
Charts of the two river entrances are now produced each year by Imray, based on surveys by Trinity House. The charts can be downloaded free of charge from the East Coast Pilot website at -