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Brian Cook (1965-2017) “Cookie”

Brian’s love of the sea started at an early age . He built a small canoe like craft which he would launch off the beach at Whitley Bay to potter on the sea. However it was many years later that he got his real chance, a chance meeting with Adam “Addy” Macbride resulted in an […]

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Brian Cook – Funeral Arrangements

It is with great sadness I inform you of the passing of Club member Brian Cook Brian passed away on Sunday 14th May 2017 A great sailor (taught by Margaret Parnaby’s father) Brian did many favours for the club giving of his time and skills. He was always cheerful and humorous and will be missed […]

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RNYC parade of sail – Sunday 28th August

The RNYC parade of sail for the Tall Ships event will take place commencing at 11.00am on Sunday the 28th August. Boats to be dressed overall and led up the river following the white RIB. Leaving moorings 11.00 am prompt, motoring slowly up the river keeping to starboard  to the turning circle and then heading […]

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Appeal for LV50 Guides

For the past 3 years RNYC has hosted Heritage Open Days to share and celebrate LV 50 with the general public. On Thursday and Friday 8 and 9 September between 10 am and 4 pm and on Saturday 10 between 9 am and 1pm we are opening LV 50 to the public. The Friends of […]

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Bart’s Bondicar Bash – Sunday 18th September

We use the traditional Bondicar race as a fun event and a fund raiser for the Bart’s foundation in memory of Andrew “Bart” Simpson. The race itself gives participating yachts a distance and time to sail that distance.The Bart’s Team then give us a global ranking for all the boats that have taken part in […]

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AGM Update

Following the AGM last night (Wednesday 3rd February 2016), the following were elected as officers and committee members Commodore – Tony Blenkinsop* Vice Commodore – Tony Falloon* Rear Commodore – Peter Gay* Rear Commodore – Iain Robertson* Honorary Secretary – Helen Park* Honorary Treasurer – Peter J Tayler* Honorary Membership Secretary – Nigel Towers Honorary […]

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2016 AGM and Moorings Applications

Just a reminder that the AGM is taking place on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 and a pack containing all documents has been mailed out to all memberships. Also, should you wish to apply for a mooring, the moorings application which was included within the pack must be returned by 31st January 2016. A copy of the […]

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