"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Lowestoft Ness

Lowestoft Ness, also known as Ness Point, is the most easterly point of both the United Kingdom and the British Isles, located in the town of Lowestoft in the Waveney District of Suffolk in England. The site is located to the north of the town centre and has a direction marker, known as Euroscope, marking locations in other countries and how far away they are from Ness Point.

Ness point is the site for the Orbis Energy Centre, a renewable energy development centre. Also located at Ness Point is Britain's tallest wind turbine, nicknamed "Gulliver". It stands 126 metres (413 ft) tall, generating energy for the National Grid.

Local authority: Suffolk

OS Grid Reference: TM556936

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Things to see and do near Lowestoft Ness

  • Richardsons Family Entertainment Centre (0m)
  • Lowestoft and East Suffolk Maritime Museum (1m)
  • Heritage Workshop Centre (2m)
  • Herringfleet Marshmill (2m)
  • Lowestoft War Memorial Museum (2m)
  • Saint Olave's Priory (2m)
  • Pleasurewood Hills Family Theme Park (2m)
  • Pets Corner (2m)
  • Adventure Island Playpark (3m)
  • East Anglia Transport Museum (4m)
  • Somerleyton Hall and Gardens (5m)
  • Africa Alive (5m)

Tourist Information

Lowestoft
Tourist Information Centre
East Point Pavilion
Royal Plain
Suffolk
England
NR33 0AP

Phone 01502 533600
Email touristinfo@waveney.gov.uk
http://www.visit-lowestoft.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 24 October

06:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:43 BST
(05:43 GMT)
High Tide
12:59 BST
(11:59 GMT)
Low Tide
18:57 BST
(17:57 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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