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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Winter Series 2017-18 Race 7

Race 7 18 February 2018 Another great day on the water. More wind than forecast, a nice flat sea and eight boats (although one didn’t make the start line). Good aprés-sail meals afterwards – many thanks to the girls in the galley.   Yacht Position Lady Elanor 1 SB3 Chaotic 2 Phoebe 3 Donati 4 […]

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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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Michael Hall

Regret to inform you of the death of Michael Hall at the early age of 64. He was a member of the club in the 90s and was responsible for the large task of digitising the charts and text for the new Millennium edition of the Sailing Directions. After this, he went to Vietnam and […]

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Donald Barr Wells

It is with deep sadness I announce the passing of long standing club member Donald Barr Wells. Donald passed away this morning at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle. He joined in 1957 and used to sail a Merlin Rocket. As a young man he did some serious climbing in the Alps and was fluent in French. […]

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