Local information

The Solway Firth Partnership is an independent charity that works to support a vibrant and sustainable local community while respecting, protecting and celebrating the distinctive character and natural features of our marine and coastal area.

Visitors to the area may be surprised how far out the tide goes.

Below you will find a link to help you plan your activities whether it involves bathing or sailing.  This is caculated for the next seven days for Hestan Island.

The picture shows a particularly high tide at Rockcliffe in February 2014.