Archive for March, 2013

Jim Clark

It is with great sadness I inform you that Club Vice President Jim Clark passed away on Thursday 28th March 2013. Jim was one of our longest serving Club members having joined RNYC in 1939 He held positions as Treasurer, Rear and Vice Commodore under the Commodoreship of Viscount Runciman before taking on the role […]

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Better than Sailing Wednesday evening talks

Our Next Wednesday Talk is on Wed 3rd April at 8.00 pm. Peter Wright will bring the Tyne of 1700Â’s and 1800Â’s to life, bursting many of the myths about Cushie Butterfield and her Keelmen along the way. His illustrated talk covers the tidal reaches of the Tyne, from Whickham to Shields, and the men, […]

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“Arctic to Antarctic”

A Talk with Photographs by David Scott Cowper on 7.00 pm on Thursday 18th April at HMS Calliope South Shore Road Gateshead NE8 2BE David Scott Cowper is a local Newcastle surveyor, RNYC member and single handed navigator who has completed some seven circumnavigations of which four have been via the North West Passage across […]

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Blistering baRNYCles

There will be band pracitice this coming tuesday on bard HYTyne. From 7.00pm till we finish Bring your instrument and enthusiasm Captain Archibold Haddock TF

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Strong Winds from the East

These winds are forecast to blow for most of the weekend and so can I remind you to take a moment to come down to the Club and check your mooring lines and fenders. Today we had to adjust some lines and on the walkway a number of boats are tied down too loosely. It […]

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Sailing Today

Sailing Today is offering members and friends a complimentary copy of the magazine. Please register at http://goo.gl/jr5Dt.

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Dalton Linkleter

The Funeral of Dalton will take place on Wednesday March 20th 1.40pm Stonefall Cemetery & Crematorium Wetherby Road Harrogate HG3 1DE Followed by a reception at the Golden Lion Inn Allhallowgate Ripon, N.Yorkshire. HG4 1LE Paul Common Commodore

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Dalton Linkleter

It is with great sadness I inform you that Dalton Linkleter passed away on Saturday 9th March 2013. Dalton had been an active member of the Club, joining in 1987. More recently he moved out of the area but still retained his association with the Club as a Country member. We send sincere condolences to […]

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RNYC Boat Hoist

Good news for all of you wanting to get back in the water and enjoy these East and Northerly winds. The boat hoist is now back working again following the recent round of maintenance. Book your lift in the usual way via the hoist drivers PC

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