First Wednesday talk: 6th AprilThe Port of Blyth Posted on 11th March 2016 by Ray McGinty Martin Willis – Harbour Master For the last talk of the season, our guest speaker is a man you don’t want to get on the wrong side of! Harbour Master and Marine Director of the Port, Martin Willis, will share his thoughts on the roles and responsibilities that come with the job and the ongoing preparations for the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016. As well as being the home of the RNYC, Blyth is a trust port which handles over 2 million tonnes of cargo a year with an operating revenue in excess of £20million per annum. It operates in the oil & gas, renewable energy, container and bulk sectors amongst others. For an insider’s view don’t miss the last First Wednesday talk of the season! Bring a friend Remember, Wednesday talks are open to visitors so why not bring along a friend or two! Hot food! Come along to HY Tyne on Wed 6th April. Talk starts at 7:30. Pies and peas from 7:00pm (order at the bar on arrival).