Archive for the ‘Talks’ Category

First Wednesday Talk – Feb 6th 2019

Hear Phil and Clive of the Lady Hazel syndicate talk about the purchase and recommissioning of this classic 30 square metre yacht after 17 years of being mothballed. Hear Tony Harrison talk about the aquistion of Fortune II, a WM Miller Fifer and his plans to convert from a fishing boat to a ketch rigged […]

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First Wednesday talk: 31st Jan 2018
“That don’t impress me much”

Robert Bell from Whitley Bay will talk about the super rich and their yachts. We at RNYC look to the likes of Summer Wine, Blue Orchid or Whispa as “large” yachts.  “That don’t impress me much” as songstress Shania Twain would say. Come to hear local lad Robert Bell talk about his experiences as a […]

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First Wednesday talk: 6th Dec 2017
“Serving Seafarers”

Photo: BBC News 6th December “Serving Seafarers” Paul Atkinson of the Apostleship of the Sea will explain how they help professional seafarers in distress with practical as well as pastoral care. His organisation was involved in the provision of practical and spiritual support for the crew of the Donald Duckling where the Phillipino crew had […]

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First Wednesday talk: 1st Nov 2017
“I fought the law …”

  “I fought the law …” Michael Robinson of Emmersons Law Firm will talk about how to keep your driving licence (within the law) even if the penalty points are mounting up and general advice about the law as it affects those who drive. H Y Tyne 7:30 pm start Clive Griffith

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