Archive for April, 2015

Single handed race series 2015

New for 2015, we’re running a single-handed race series alongside our regular racing. Notice of races and Sailing Instructions Four races are to count for the single handed trophy which will include your best result from the Early Bird, Summer Points and Final Fling series to count for three races and the Bondicar race as […]

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May Bank Holiday Opening Hours

 The Club opening hours over the May public Holiday are as follows:                                            Bar                           Galley   Friday 1st May                  19:00 – 23:00           19:00 – 21:00 Saturday 2nd May             12:00 – 23:00           12:00 – 14:00 Sunday 3rd May                12:00 – 22:00           12:00 – 14:00          (Sunday Lunches) Monday 4th May               12:00 – 20:00           Closed Tuesday […]

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Wednesday Series 1

Series Results Yacht Wed 1 Wed 2 Wed 3 Wed 4 Wed 5 Wed 6 Wed 7 Wed 8 Wed 9 Wed 10 Total Discard Final Position Albany Express 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 2 1 3 16 7 9 1 Starlight Express 4 2 3 4 2 4 2 1 7 1 […]

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Dick Mann

It is with great sadness I inform you of the passing of long standing Club member Dick MANN After bravely battling a long illness Dick passed away on the evening of Tuesday 14th April 2015 with his family around him. A Club member since 1983, Dick was RNYC treasurer in the late 1980s. More recently […]

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10pm bar closing – Friday 17th April

We have been advised by Northern Powergrid that due to planned servicing work on the sub station that supplies HY Tyne, there will be an interruption in the electricity supply to our Club ship, pontoons and the surrounding area between 11.00pm Friday 17th and 7.00am Saturday 18th April 2015. The bar will therefore stop serving […]

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RNYC welcomes the Haabet to Blyth

Members of RNYC are invited to welcome the Blyth Tall Ship “Haabet” with a parade of sail on Saturday,30th of May. ”Haabet”is scheduled to arrive at the port of Blyth at 13.00 hrs. Further details from the sailing committee or RNYC website to follow.

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Northumberland Yachting Plate 2015

This new sailing event celebrates the maritime history of the Northumberland coast with a yacht race from Amble round Coquet Island to the port of Blyth on Saturday the 18th of July with further races in Blyth Bay on Sunday the 19th of July. The start of the main event will be outside Amble harbour […]

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EGM – Thursday 9th April 2015 – Update

A good turn out for the EGM last night and thank you for your views on the matter be they for or against the resolution. We crammed 85 members onto HY Tyne and following a presentation by our Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) application consultants Carol & Frank Robinson, members were given the opportunity to state […]

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Pontoon Water Supply

Following concerns over the lack of water pressure on the pontoon water supply, a pump has now been fitted to the system which has restored it to something like it was before. The water is still classified as Non Potable. Should there be a leak in the pontoon water pipe work, it will result not […]

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Bar and Galley – Easter Hours

  The bar opening hours over the Easter holiday weekend are; Good Friday 3rd April: 1200 – 2000 hrs.     No Galley service. Saturday 4th April: 1200 – 2300 hrs.    Galley open 1200 – 1400hrs. Sunday 5th April:  1200 – 2000 hrs.   No Galley service. Monday 6th April: 1200 – 2000 hrs. […]

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