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Burns Night festivities

Click the pic or call the club to book your places. “Whit’s fur ye’ll no go past ye.” Translates approximately to “sign up now or regret it forever”  

January 13, 2020January 13, 2020by
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Membership renewals FAQs

The annual membership renewals process has just started, and many have already committed for 2020 – thank you to all of them.  Two things to note: Your smart new bright yellow membership card which entitles you to members’ prices at the bar and galley, will automatically renew when you renew your subscription. That’s another way...

January 8, 2020January 8, 2020by
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January Club 400 winners

As a reminder about what Club 400 is and does: Club 400 runs from March each year and is always on the lookout for new members. One number costs just £12 per year (this is equivalent to £1 for each monthly draw). You can have as many numbers as you like. Payments are to be...

January 8, 2020January 8, 2020by
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New Year’s Day brunch

Full English breakfast served suitably late (begins 1100 finishes 1400) waited on hand and foot (we’ll sort of…) by sailing club stalwarts (mostly ladies who launch). Book if you can – call the club or click the pick – but come anyway and blow the old decade away.  

December 30, 2019December 30, 2019by
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Christmas caption competition, results so far…

Okay I know it’s been Christmas and there have been the odd distractions, but the outright leader (and so far the only entrant) is Rick Pharoah with: “Oh, go on then, make it a double gin and tonic with a dash of lemon. I need a bit of a green nose for a starboard light...

December 29, 2019December 29, 2019by
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Pop-up Carvery

Just when you thought you were safe from having to eat any more… Smudge and team are putting on a carvery tomorrow 1230-1300 start, just like a normal one. Book if you can, call him or email.

December 28, 2019December 28, 2019by
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Christmas caption competition

When guess who came to visit the club… Click the pic to email your best bet. First prize – temporary immortality 

December 25, 2019December 25, 2019by
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The twelve days of Christmas

On the first day of Christmas my boat crew sent to me A Shrimper in a force three On the second day of Christmas my boat crew sent to me Two Toppers turtled On the third day of Christmas my boat crew sent to me Three flying cats On the fourth day of Christmas my...

December 14, 2019December 14, 2019by
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Christmas openings

   Friday 20th December Fish night Sunday 22nd December Carvery Tuesday 24th December Club Christmas Carols – 18.30 prompt Christmas day and Boxing day – closed Friday 27th December lunch and bar 12.00-14.00 – NO FISH NIGHT Saturday 28th December lunch and bar 12.00-14.00  Sunday 29th December Carvery Monday 30th December lunch and bar 12.00-14.00 ...

December 9, 2019December 9, 2019by
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Memories

THE FIFTIES Well now, the Club’s 75th. I missed the start, I was born a year too late. My parents bought The Round House in 1954 and the Hawkes , Jacky’s family, (points to Jacky on same table) bought Bay Cottage in 1955. Between us, we were probably first responsible for lowering the tone of...

December 8, 2019December 8, 2019by
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Christmas Carols

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the club not a creature was stirring – they were all at the pub. (When everyone realised it was the Club carols on Christmas Eve…) It’s a 6.30 start with mulled wine and mince pies, and maybe a visit from Santa (the real one, not the Commodore...

December 6, 2019December 6, 2019by
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CRUK Christmas Market TOMORROW!

There will be Christmas gifts,cards and decorations, homemade cakes and other goodies, a doggy tombola (no you can’t win a doggy…) as well as a bottle tombola (but you might win a bottle.. or two), an As New clothes rail, 2 games and a raffle, with coffee and a mince pie: in fact all that...

November 12, 2019November 12, 2019by
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CRUK Christmas Market next week

There will be Christmas gifts,cards and decorations, homemade cakes and other goodies, a doggie tombola (no you can’t win a doggie…) as well as a bottle tombola (but you might win a bottle.. or two), an As New clothes rail, 2 games and a raffle: in fact all that is needed for a fun morning...

November 5, 2019November 5, 2019by
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RNLI Fish Supper Quiz answers (in Whiting…)

RNLI Fish Supper Quiz The quiz has been marked and the scores ranged from 21/50 to 37/50. A special mention must go to the “Frogbeefs” team who were part of the Mattos clan, perhaps with a little seasoning from across the Channel ?  This was the only team to score a perfect 10/10 and they...

November 2, 2019November 3, 2019by