Just a Reminder about the Pop Trivia Quiz at the Sailing Club tomorrow night May 21st, 19.30 for 20.00. If you have not signed up come along anyway and make up a new table or join one of the others. Dai Griffiths is Quiz master and the questions are easy if you were born in the fifties. No, seriously its a bit of fun, so come along. B.T.O.B.S.
Published 15:02 on 20 May 2022
It all looked so good whilst everyone was rigging, the wind filling in nicely to the force 3 to 4 that the forecast had suggested, and a constant easterly wind. What's not to like??? I believe it was the first visit of Becky McNeil, Allan's daughter to the race circuit this year and a flat sea with a high tide should have been marvellous.Dai Griffiths was Race Officer, with Gil Reece as assistant and Hattie,
Published 22:32 on 15 May 2022
Some good news for all those at the club who know him and even for those who don't, Martin Poole is home from hospital and is on the mend. He's not up to sailing his favoured Dart 15 at present but we hope to see him making a visit to the club soon. I'm sure you will join me in wishing him a speedy recovery and we all look forward to Martin, joining Bill
Published 11:02 on 12 May 2022
A busy weekend at the sailing club saw Laurie Dengate run an Instructors course at Westbere Lake On Friday, on Saturday, Richard De Lisle run a new members training course at the sailing club and Alan Mcneil ran a safety boat refresher course, also at the sailing club. Thanks to Laurie we have another 4 Instructors at the club once all the paper work has been sorted. They are Darren Moore, Ian Moore, Russell Kyte,
Published 09:46 on 9 May 2022
https://thekingshall.com/event/old-time-sailors/ Gill Reece is looking to gather a group to go to this event on 28 May - so far there are quite a few people interested with some definitely coming. Tickets are £20 plus a small booking fee. Contact Gill on 07854959007 if interested in going with other club members, friends and family. Should be a fun evening getting to know other club members with shanty singing
Published 10:36 on 28 Apr 2022
With Dai Griffiths as Quizmaster SATURDAY 21st MAY FROM 7.30, FOR 8.00 START BAR OPEN £5 PER PERSON with SNACKS AND NIBBLES PROVIDED TEAMS OF UP T0 6 PERSONS. All ages welcome! Message/ WhatsApp: Gillian Reece on 07854959007 to book a table. Be prepared to sing and possibly dance !!!!!
Published 21:05 on 26 Apr 2022
The first piece of news I have posted on the website is bad news. The road will be shut from its junction with Kings Road to Herne Bay High Street and Beltinge Road - a stretch of about a quarter-of-a-mile. KCC Highways says: "This emergency road closure is necessary to enable Southern Water to repair a collapsed sewer. "Kent County Council have requested that Southern Water work extended hours including weekends."
Published 20:28 on 26 Apr 2022
I am sure we are all keen to restart the club after the disruption of C-19 and to get young people enjoying the water again as soon as possible. To get things moving, we will be encouraging families and young people to attend Saturday 'Open Sailing' sessions where we will have safety boat cover and experienced sailors on hand to provide support, advice and guidance. As the number of cadets (and helpers) increases
Published 05:31 on 21 Mar 2022
Richard has asked me to take on the volunteering section at our club this year. We have got different ideas in mind to encourage more people to join in the fun. My recent workshop with the RYA was a great source of information and ideas. With that in mind I would like to invite all members old and new to a social evening on the 9th April from 7pm at HBSC.
Published 05:30 on 21 Mar 2022
Members present at the SGM on Sunday, including by proxy, voted unanimously to approve the proposed changes to the membership structure and 2022 fees.
Published 19:28 on 9 Mar 2022