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Boatyard Notes

1. The List for those boats wishing to come into the Boatyard for the Winter is now being put on the club notice board. It is important that we know as early as possible who and when they anticipate lifting out. 2. As the Boatyard is getting more and more congested and Cradles restrict the […]

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First Wednesday Talks – 2017-18 Programme

2017-18 Programme Organiser: Clive Griffith 4th October “Marine Insurance Matters” Nick Tonge and Margaret Smithurst of North P and I Club will talk about the Marine Insurance industry including the Amoco Cadiz and Exxon Valdex.North are based in Newcastle on the quayside and handle 10% of the world’s tonnage in terms of commercial shipping insurance. […]

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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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