'On a Cushion of Air'
Welcome to all ex-employees of our once great company.
Please read the important message about the Reunion's future, in
for a description, and
The 2019 50th anniversary Reunion
Guests being welcomed by one of Hoverlloyd's original Captains
The splendid cake, served with coffee
50th Anniversary Lunch
On May 22nd a lunch was held at the Charles Dickens Restaurant in Broadstairs.
Being a formal meal, numbers were limited to about 50 with the emphasis on original Hoverlloyd members from each department.
for more of the story.
Photos of the event are in
On May 21st a reunion was held to celebrate 50 years from the start of Hoverlloyd's SRN4 operations.
Exactly 100 of us enjoyed 4 hours of happy encounters with our old friends and colleagues.
for the story.
Photos of the event are in the
With a foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, this book is the definitive story of the hovercraft, starting with Cockerell's discovery in 1953 until the end of the last SR.N4 cross-Channel service in October 2000.
on where to buy the book or the DVD version.
to view some pictures of the event.
The visit by HRH The Princess Royal to the Hovercraft Museum on 26th June 2019
Organised by Hoverlloyd Captain Robin Paine with the Museum Trustees, a contingent representing Hoverlloyd attended this event at Lee-on-Solent.
for a special report,