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Music Night with Kent Duchaine

  One of the best blues slide guitarists around accompanied by his legendary 1934 National steel guitar ‘Ledbessie’. “There are few musicians who can captivate a room of people with nothing but a guitar and the blues to the level that Kent Duchaine does”. “His ability to immerse his audience into his world, his life […]

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Harbour Master Instruction

To all members: please read this communication from the Harbour Master “Good Morning Gentlemen We have witnessed a significant increase of RNYC vessels leaving and entering the port under sail alone. There have recently been a number of near miss incidents and close quarter situations with other vessels within the navigable channel. As you are […]

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Port of Tyne Navigation Notices

Dear Members. The link below will take you to the ‘Notice to Mariners’ page of the Port of Tyne’s website. There are some important notices regarding the area around the City Marina, Newcastle. https://www.portoftyne.co.uk/marine-information/navigational-information/notices-to-mariners Fair winds Tony Falloon Commodore RNYC

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Racing this Sunday 11 March

As my friend Louis Armstrong might say: “its going to be a wonderful day”, certainly after the weather we’ve had. That’s this coming Sunday racing. Forecast 8 degrees, dry, a bit of sun, NNW-SW wind – 8-15kt, high tide 10.30hrs. First boat off at 12.00hrs. Get your time, course and sync’ your watch from the […]

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Mothers Day Lunch

Mothering Sunday lunches, traditional menu (see below). Table bookings are strongly recommended to avoid disappointment. Neil Shepherd Rear Commodore House.  

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Máire Ní Chathasaigh & Chris Newman

Music night on House Yacht Tyne in aid of Friends of LV50 and the Seabin project. Tuesday, March 27 at 7:30 PM Tickets £15 (including snacks) Any profit to Friends of LV50/Seabin project. Contact Frank Higham on 07929616703 or fhaccord@aol.com or buy from the bar on HY Tyne

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Donald Barr Wells

Just a reminder – Donald’s funeral will take place today Monday 5th March, 2 pm, at West Rd. Crematorium, and afterwards at the Benwell Cricket Club. It is with deep sadness I announce the passing of long standing club member Donald Barr Wells. Donald passed away on 2nd February at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle. He […]

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St Patrick’s Day 17th March 2018

The plan is to start with a sail, motor or even a motorsail en-masse around the bay, ignoring any weather that might be around. See Tony Freeth or myself in the bar from 2.30 onwards for exact details and boat allocations should you be without one. Upon our return entertainment will follow – including hats […]

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Garment Collection

A garment collection locker has been placed in the gents shower block. This locker has been donated by Clive Griffith for the gathering of serviceable clothing for collection by ‘Apostleship of the Sea’.  The clothing will be distributed to seafarers who find themselves on our shores without adequate clothing through no fault of their own. […]

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Traditional Singing and Music Session

Traditional singing and music session at the RNYC. Friday 16th February from 8:00pm onwards. All singers and musicians welcome. Come along and bring your voices and instruments or just come along for the craic! Contact Des for more information 07917 137965 desomeara@yahoo.co.uk

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