Marconi Sailing Club, based in Stansgate Road, Steeple, is holding its open day on Saturday.

Rear Commodore Graham Cross said: “We are planning to offer members of the public free taster trips out on a variety of vessels such as windsurfers, dinghies, catamarans and yachts and cruisers.

“We also plan to have a traditional rowing gig there.

“We will have kids art activities and a bouncy castle plus a barbecue in the evening with a live band.”

There will be activities from noon to 4pm, all ages welcome.