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Maritime Festival Media Enquiries

Please get in touch with any media enquiries about the Maritime Festival or see our Media Centre.

We're usually very happy to have film crews come on site to film the event, or broadcast live from South Quay, but please do get in touch before the event so we can book you in and issue media passes to you and your crew. When visiting tall ships are coming in, there's often a media opportunity to get on board and have a look round before the crowds arrive, so you can submit your article well in advance of the day.

Interviews with the Chairman, Aileen Mobbs or with other members of the committee for television, radio or press either before or during the event are always an option. 

Social Media

Follow all the latest Maritime Festival news on social media - our FaceBook page will be updated regularly as we get nearer the event and you can follow or tweet Horatio @GYMaritime on Twitter too. 


Maritime Festival media releases

Tall ship sailing into Maritime Festival

5 July 2017

One of the world’s largest remaining wooden tall ships is set to sail into Great Yarmouth’s South Quay.

Kaskelot, a Danish three-masted barque is the first boat confirmed for this year’s Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival on September 9th and 10th.

Maritime Festival comes of age

6 June 2017

Sights and sounds capturing Great Yarmouth’s rich seafaring heritage are set to sail back into the port this autumn with the return of the popular Maritime Festival.

Maritime festival’s fleet of visiting vessels are looking ship shape

25 August 2016

Nostalgia steams and sails into Great Yarmouth on September 10th and 11th when the annual Maritime Festival moors up with a fleet of fascinating vessels.East Anglians will revel in the return of the Regal Lady pleasure boat to the port where she was built and the local waterways where she took thousands of trippers on fun voyages. She is among an armada of guest ships which includes historic sailing and military ships, and lifeboats.

Fun reaches new heights at Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

22 August 2016

Jet ski stunt riders will flip in the air, and dive under the water, during a major seafaring festival.
The all-action display of jet ski skills will take place against a harbour backdrop lined with a fleet of historic, and modern ships and boats at Great Yarmouth’s Maritime Festival.

Maritime Festival scene

If you're writing an article whether for print or online use about the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival, it's easy to download copyright-free 300dpi images from our image library.

Simply have a look through, download the ones you want and credit Greater Yarmouth Tourism. We do try to keep it up to date, but if you want something in particular, please get in touch.

If your article is online, a link back to our website would be much appreciated, thank you! 

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