Archive for the ‘Talks’ Category

First Wednesday Talk – April 3rd 2019

One in three of us will develop cancer in our lifetime. The diagnosis and treatment can have a devastating effect on the individual and the family with tolls in physical and mental health and financial problems also. Karen Verrill, Centre Head for the Newcastle Maggies Centre will give the last Wednesday Talk at 7.30pm on […]

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First Wednesday Talk – Feb 6th 2019

Hear Phil and Clive of the Lady Hazel syndicate talk about the purchase and recommissioning of this classic 30 square metre yacht after 17 years of being mothballed. Hear Tony Harrison talk about the aquistion of Fortune II, a WM Miller Fifer and his plans to convert from a fishing boat to a ketch rigged […]

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First Wednesday talk: 31st Jan 2018
“That don’t impress me much”

Robert Bell from Whitley Bay will talk about the super rich and their yachts. We at RNYC look to the likes of Summer Wine, Blue Orchid or Whispa as “large” yachts.  “That don’t impress me much” as songstress Shania Twain would say. Come to hear local lad Robert Bell talk about his experiences as a […]

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First Wednesday talk: 6th Dec 2017
“Serving Seafarers”

Photo: BBC News 6th December “Serving Seafarers” Paul Atkinson of the Apostleship of the Sea will explain how they help professional seafarers in distress with practical as well as pastoral care. His organisation was involved in the provision of practical and spiritual support for the crew of the Donald Duckling where the Phillipino crew had […]

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