Bruce Grant – Funeral arrangements

It is with great sadness I inform you of the passing of long standing Club member, Past Commodore and Vice President: Bruce GRANT
Bruce passed away at his home during the evening of Saturday 17th January 2015.

Bruce became a member of RNYC in 1963, being subsequently granted Life Membership in recognition of his services to the Club.

Taking on the roles of Rear and Vice Commodore, Bruce then became Commodore in 1988, a post he held for 4 years.

Bruce was later appointed a Vice President of the Club.

In addition to his work with RNYC, for many years Bruce was actively involved in promoting sailing via a number of RYA committees at both local and national level.

Our sincere condolences to Olivia, family and friends.

Olivia and family are look forward to celebrating his life at a funeral on Wednesday
28th January, to be held at 12 noon at the Parish Church of St. Nicholas in
Gosforth (very near to the South Gosforth Metro Station) and afterwards at their
home in  Gosforth. (The house is about 200 yards from the

Paul Common