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Mount Batten Tower SailGP Experience

Mount Batten Tower SailGP Experience

Would you like to watch SailGP from one of Plymouth's most historic landmarks? On Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July we are offering a Mount Batten Tower SailGP Experience on each day to include an afternoon tea with sandwiches and a cream tea, a small bottle of...

Advance notices for 20th, 23rd and 24th July

Advance notices for 20th, 23rd and 24th July

ADVANCE NOTICES FOR WEDNESDAY 20TH, SATURDAY 23RD AND SUNDAY 24TH JULY WEDNESDAY 20TH JULY: We have received notification from Western Power that on Wednesday 20th July we will have two breaks in our electricity supply during the day. The first will be between 0800...

We’re celebrating 23 years today!

We’re celebrating 23 years today!

Today the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre celebrates its 23rd anniversary! Officially opened on the Mount Batten peninsula by HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, on 23rd June 1999, the Centre has, over the last twenty three years, welcomed...

Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeships applications open

Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeships applications open

Do you know someone who could join our next apprenticeship cohort this September? Via training provider Channel Training we are now seeking keen, motivated and dedicated people to join our popular Outdoor Activity Instructors Apprenticeship programme to start in...

Centre receive Plastic Free Gold Award

Centre receive Plastic Free Gold Award

Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre receive Plastic Free Gold Award The Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre has recently been awarded Gold for their ongoing plastic free pledge. The Centre are original members of the Plastic Free Plymouth...

Big Blue Splash

Big Blue Splash

A brand new event will give people in Plymouth a taste of the sea as part of the exciting year of activity celebrating Plymouth Sound National Marine Park, thanks to funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. The National Marine Park Big Blue Splash is coming to...

Plymouth Pirates Weekend 2022

Plymouth Pirates Weekend 2022

Ahoy me hearties! As part of Plymouth Pirates Weekend join the Mount Batten Pirates on a 30-minute Powerboat Experience and see the Hoe, Drake’s Island and Plymouth Sound from a Powerboat! Pre-booking available for 4 people only for £35 – unfortunately we can’t take...

Fit and Fed 2022

Fit and Fed 2022

We are so pleased to be a partner for Plymouth City Council's Fit & Fed again this year and are delighted to announce that the free activities for Easter school holidays can now be booked for participants for our Primary school aged activities (8-11 years old) and...

End of compulsory Covid-19 measures

End of compulsory Covid-19 measures

As of today any remaining compulsory measures currently in place to tackle COVID-19 end. You will now see these posters placed around the Centre when you visit us. https://www.plymouth.gov.uk/newsroom/mainstories/helpingplymouthrecover

Plymouth gets ready to make a splash with National Marine Park

Plymouth gets ready to make a splash with National Marine Park

Plymouth gets ready to make a splash with National Marine Park, starting with unmissable free residents’ weekend at the aquarium Get ready to dive in and get involved as the Plymouth Sound National Marine Park (NMP) launches a 12 month engagement plan of exciting...