Time to hang up our wings

 

 

Accomodation for Birdman Weekend

Worthing has some very nice hotels and B&B's. Here's a two very popular choices. 

See a full list of Worthing accomodation here


Worthing Birdman 2015 - 15th & 16th August 2015

If you're planning to get down to see this years Birdman event, the plan to get down to the seafront around 10.30am/11am. A large screen will be set up East of the Lido, There will be a roped off area, between the Lido and Pier, which is there for safety, please don't cross it. Make yourselves comfortable, and enjoy the action. Programme of events is below.

Parking (multistorey)

Saturday 15th August 2015
Worthing Borough Council operate the Multistorey carparks 'Grafton Road', 'High Street' and 'Buckingham Road'. They have a £1 hourly rate, up to 5 hours, Between 5 and 24 hours is charged at £10. If you do not want to stay all day then the Pay and Display Car Park in Stoke Abbott Road (behind the Town Hall) costs just 50p an hour with a maximum stay of 4 hours. Other Surface Car Parks are charged at normal rates (see rates here),

Sunday 16th August 2015
There is a maximum charge in the multi-storey Car Parks on a Sunday - Park in the High Street, Grafton and Buckingham Place Car Parks for £1 an hour with a maximum charge of £3. Surface Car Parks are charged at normal rates (see rates here), except the Civic Centre Car Park (Stoke Abbott Road, behind Town Hall), which is free on a Sunday. All on street parking is free but vehicles must be parked in an appropriate bay.

Other transportation
Buses and Trains will be operating their usual timetables and services and will not be disrupted by the event. There are plenty of cycle racks located throughout Worthing and safe cycling is now permitted on the promenade.


Programme of Events (2015)

Saturday 15th Itinerery

11.15   Violet live on Beach Stage  
12.00 Birdman commentary commences

Saturday Flights

12.15
See programme for running order of flyers

*these timings are subject to change but any amendments to the programme will be announced by our commentary team

Saturday After the flights

14.30   RSOPA - Regnante School of Performing Arts brings your songs from Frozen  
14.50   FREE movie on the beach 'Frozen' sing-a-long version (85 mins)  

Sunday 16th Itinerery

11.30 Jenna Hall live on Beach Stage
12.00 Xtreme Action Jet Ski Display
 12.30   Birdman commentary commences  

Sunday Flights

12.45
See programme for running order of flyers

*these timings are subject to change but any amendments to the programme will be announced by our commentary team

Sunday After the flights

14.50   Xtreme Action Jet Ski Display Team  
15.20   Salvation Army Band  
 15.50   Lizzie Haynes in Little Dynamite on Beach Stage  
 16.15   Birdman Prize giving  

 


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