Latest News & Updates

24 March - CCTV has been upgraded at Sovereign Harbour. Premier Marina say as well as the operation camera upgrades, they have invested £20,000 to install four new cameras in strategic areas of the marina, which will be supported by a new 24-hour recording system. Read more... External link logo

23 March - A date for your diary. On Wednesday 19 April in the Church Hall, South Street at 9.45am, Eastbourne Seniors Forum are hosting a talk by Trading Standards about scams. Click here for details... External link logo

21 March - An hour and half of your time that could help save lives. Free Basic Life Support and Defibrillator Awareness training at The Waterfront. New dates & times in April, May and June. Read more...

21 March - This Thursday and every Thursday. A 3-mile circular walk from the Sovereign Harbour to the Sovereign Centre. Meeting outside Seasons restaurant by 10.30am. Lovely harbour and sea views. Finishes at a cafe for refreshments. Co-ordinator: 01323 638474 or email. Read more... External link logo

19 March - The Eastbourne International Hot Air Balloon Festival (29th & 30th July) now has a dedicated web site giving further details of the event and the associated attractions planned  Read more... External link logo

Wanted logo19 March - Newhaven National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) needs volunteer watchkeepers to help safeguard the lives of yachtsmen, fishermen, canoeists and other users of coastal waters. Read more... External link logo

18 March - The Green Room Productions presents Di and Viv and Rose at the Lamb Theatre on Wednesday 29th March and running until Saturday 1st April 2017. Crackling with wisdom and wit, Di and Viv and Rose is a humorous and thoughtful exploration of friendship's impact on life and life's impact on friendship. Book now. Read more... External link logo

17 March - Eastbourne Borough Walking Football Club are recruiting. See poster on our Events page.

17 March -Latest information regarding site 1 and site 8 Read more...

16 March - Pre-historic artefacts, a sunken U-boat and WWII airfield are being revealed in a brand new exhibition. The free ‘Living on the Edge’ exhibition by Heritage Eastbourne and the National Trust opened on Monday 20 March at The Pavilion, running until November. Read more...

Visiting Sovereign Harbour

The Harbour is an interesting place to explore, with leisure and fishing boats, the sea locks, a harbour boat tour, the lifeboat station and the many harbour and beach-side walks and cycle paths.

The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour

'The Waterfront' area at Sovereign Harbour offers a wide range of restaurants, cafés, and bars, some shops, dental services and beauty, health and hair salons. Visit The Waterfront web site External link logo for further information and to obtain discount vouchers.

The adjacent Sovereign Harbour Retail Park has several large stores, including Asda, Boots, Matalan and Next. The Waterfront and the marina are home to a number of companies offering services to the business and marine communities.

Eastbourne Fishermen

Eastbourne Fishermen have proposed plans for a Fishermens' Quay at Sovereign Harbour. More info on the Eastbourne Fishermen web site... External link logo

Welcome to the SHRA website


Sovereign Harbour

Built on land known as The Crumbles, Sovereign Harbour is Eastbourne's prestigious marina development. Houses and apartment blocks are arranged around an outer tidal harbour, four inner basins and alongside the waterways and shingle beaches. It is a great place to live! In recent years a state-of-the-art medical centre External link logo has opened and the local junior school External link logo has been enlarged. In the Innovation Park External link logo, Pacific House has opened as the first office building, and more housing is under construction on three sites. External link logo

Sovereign Harbour Residents Association (SHRA)

Our Residents Association was established in 2000 to give Harbour residents a strengthened and co-ordinated voice in all discussions on the management and development of Sovereign Harbour. Read more about SHRA here... Click here to join SHRA... SHRA membership brings discounts from local businesses.

SHRA Membership and Sponsorship

The work of the Residents Association is funded by a one-off, life membership subscription from members, supplemented by commercial sponsorship of the SHRA web site and newsletter, "Waterlines"

Waterlines and SHRA e-bulletin

Our on-line newsletter, Waterlines, is published at regular intervals. The latest issue can be downloaded from its dedicated website: External link logo From time to time, usually, not more than once a month, we email subscribers about updates to the web site, publication of Waterlines, notice of meetings and other Harbour matters. Click here to subscribe to the SHRA e-bulletin External link logo

SHRA Web Site

Our news page is frequently updated with reports on the work of the Association and local issues. We also publish up-to-date information on harbour clubs and activities, future development, local events, local transport, local trades, and offer a page of useful links. We welcome your letters, event announcements and photos.

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Our Current Sponsors

To become a SHRA sponsor -E-mail the SHRA webmaster
Our Previous Sponsors - Click here.