The Solent Forum

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Solent News

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The Solent Forum publishes a free bi-annual newsletter called Solent News. This reviews all the coastal news that has happened in the Solent over the last six months. It is produced as summer and winter editions and is distributed to the Solent's coastal community. To be placed on the mailing list please contact the Solent Forum Office.

Issue 42 of Solent News was distributed in July 2017.  Issue 43 will be produced in winter 2017/18; the deadline for submissions will be 22nd December 2017.

We welcome articles on coastal matters for inclusion or any coastal news from the last six months.  Articles should be a maximum of 300 words and preferably be illustrated with an image (high resolution suitable for print). Please submit articles to the Solent Forum Office at  The last two issues can be viewed below.

Please remember that Solent Forum members can also use the Forum's monthly monthly enews service to publicise news, events, consultations or job opportunities.  Send all details to

Solent News was first published in December 1997. Below are links to the last two copies (pdf files). If you would like to view back issues then please contact the Solent Forum Office.