About Us

View of Bathurst Basin from the top of the John Sebastian lightship

Friends of Bathurst Basin (FOBB)  is a community group set up in May 2019 and formally constituted on 13th June 2019.

The aim of FOBB is to be a special interest group to preserve, develop and enhance Bathurst Basin where people live, work and enjoy leisure activities.

This unique location brings together the following key pillars of community life:

The website has been developed for two main purposes:

  • as an information source about the history, current facilities and future developments
  • as a focal point for campaigns as and when required.

The Committee

Chair: Richard Finch, chair@fobb.org.uk
Secretary: Jan Walsh, secretary@fobb.org.uk
Membership secretary: David Demery, info@fobb.org.uk

Area reps:

    • Bathurst Parade, John Bates
    • Iron Works, Michael Nelki
    • The General, Steve Maggs
    • Commercial interests, Paco Sanchez-Iglesias
    • John Sebastian, Ben Ewing