The forthcoming sailing season is chock-full of voyages and rallies in familiar and far-flung places, so there are bound to be sunrises, sunsets, humorous occasions, dramatic coastlines and seascapes aplenty to produce photographs for this year’s Photographic Competition.
The categories are: Waterscapes or Weather, Making Way, Rallies, Portraits, and Humour
Our annual Christmas Carol Service in St Michael Paternoster Royal, followed by full Christmas dinner with all the trimmings in the Club afterwards.
Further details to follow.
Organiser: Paul Banks
The annual dinner for our Honorary Port Officers will be held in the Club on Tuesday 9th January 2018, to coincide with the London Boat Show.
Menu and booking to follow.
BASIC ROPE WORKSHOP
Three evenings - 17th, 24th & 31st January 2018
6pm - 9pm
An Open Evening for new and prospective members.
On behalf of the Royal Institute of Navigation, Lance Godfroy (of Navionics) and Gavin Ashworth (of Yachting Software) will jointly deliver a talk on electronic charts, their proper use and features, and PC planning tools.
Followed by Club Supper
Come and enjoy an evening of drinkin’, eatin’ and dancin’ and celebrate the birthday of the Scottish Bard, Robert Burns, poet, ploughman, humanitarian, champion of the working man and a great believer in the rights of women.
Dress: Kilt or Black tie - Sashes or Evening Dress for the Lassies PROGRAMME Parade of the Haggis Address to a Haggis Selkirk Grace Supper & Toasts The Immortal Memory The Lassies Response
MENU Haggis & A Wee Dram Roast Beef & Tatties Vegetables in Season Scottish Cranachan
Beds on Board is a peer-to-peer marketplace that connects boat owners and accommodation seekers to offer alternative accommodation in great locations around the world. Jason Ludlow, one of the co-founders, will explain how it works and what it can offer. Beds on Board also offers club members a Members' Discount. See the link below to their website for more information:
Followed by Club Supper.
Di Murrell worked her barges, bringing up her two sons on the water with her husband, travelling across England carrying sand, grain, coal, barrels of lime. They have also extensively travelled the waterways of Europe in their Dutch motor barge. During this time, her interest in good food afloat has never wavered.