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Notice to Marine Users 23rd May 2019

Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Wind Farm Important Notice to All Marine Users Post Construction Fish/Shellfish & Trawl Surveys Natural Power will be conducting an otter trawl survey at the Blyth Offshore Demonstrator wind farm. The survey is proposed to commence on 23rd May 2019 and will be completed by 30th May (duration 1 day). The survey […]

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Boatman Bonanza at Sunderland YC

As you may have heard, Sunderland YC lost one of it’s best sailors to cancer recently and in Martin’s memory we have arranged an event over the Aug bank holiday for charity. Graeme Oliver Sunderland Yacht Club  

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Notice to Mariners – 3rd May 2019

National Renewable Energy Centre, Offshore Blyth: Notice to Mariners. RPS Australia West Pty Ltd is to recover a metocean buoy (RPS Floating Lidar 4.5 Buoy) at the National Renewable Energy Centre (NaREC) within the vicinity of the Meteorological Mast, offshore Blyth. Weather permitting, the recovery is planned for ~1000 on the 7th of May 2019, […]

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Wednesday evening racing

Countdown to the first Wednesday evening race starts now. This coming Wednesday the 1st 19.00hrs Food available after sailing. What our venerable and much regarded Rubbish Racing Tip rubbish Guru didn’t mention is the first rule of racing.’you have to be in it to win it‘ especially in a series. Sunday 5th May is the pursuit […]

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Galley

The galley is now open Friday and Saturday evenings. Neil Shepherd Rear Commodore

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Notice to Mariners

Please find attached a Notice to Mariners for the deployment of two Metocean Buoys by EOLOS in the vicinity of the NaREC Met Mast, approx. 3nm from the Blyth coast. The operations are scheduled to be carried out tomorrow 12 April 2019, weather permitting. http://rnyc.org.uk/rnyc_cms/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/P1903.02.03.D03v1-Partrac-NTM-Deployment-11Apr2019.pdf

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Notice to Mariners – April 10 2019

Bibby HydroMap Limited will be carrying out survey operations at Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Wind Farm. Survey operations are due to commence 16th April and should last approximately 8 days ( weather permitting). Please see attached notice to marine users for details. http://rnyc.org.uk/rnyc_cms/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Notice-to-Marine-Users-Blyth-Offshore-Windfarm-April-10th-2019.pdf

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Notice to Mariners

Please find attached a Notice to Mariners for the recovery of a Metocean Buoy by EOLOS in the vicinity of the NaREC Met Mast, approx. 3nm from the Blyth coast. The operations are estimated to be carried out from 29 March 2019, weather permitting. Notice to Mariners.

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Sunday Racing

I think I’m giving up sailing as a hobby and going to try meteorology. There’s always plenty of it about! Today’s race is postponed till next week, and the last race of the season will be on 31st March, which will also be the prizegiving and a grand affair it will be. For those interested […]

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Neal Hill

It is with great sadness I have to inform you that RNYC Member Neal Hill passed away on 12th March. Neal was the owner of yacht Naiad which he cruised on the West Coast of Scotland for many years. He was also a former Secretary of the RYA North East region and a member of […]

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