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Racing on Saturday

It looks like it is going to be a bit too wet and windy tomorrow so the racing has been cancelled.

October 5, 2018October 5, 2018by
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Deflating dinghies

It’s that time of year again when the pram racks are looking sorry for themselves. As usual all boats (prams and sailing dinghies) must be cleared from the racks before the end of October, and particularly so this year as we will be embarking on a massive clear up and re-organisation of the quay. If...

September 28, 2018September 28, 2018by
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Sunday lunches and caption competition

There were 40 for lunch at the club yesterday – that was really good. The downside was that because not all had booked by the cut off time of 11 a.m. on Saturday the galley couldn’t order extra meat to cater for even more wishing to attend, so some were disappointed. You can always ring...

September 24, 2018September 24, 2018by
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Racing this weekend

regrettably this has had to be cancelled as a result of an unfriendly weather forecast. its just the opposite of that shown below.

September 22, 2018September 22, 2018by
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Club 400 winners September

Dear Members A big thank you to everyone who has participated this year and helped to make Club 400 a huge success.  It continues to grow with 320 number sold out of the 400 available. Club 400 runs from March each year and we would be very grateful if those who participated this year would...

September 11, 2018September 11, 2018by
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Sunday lunches are back!

Remember to book in. Call or email Richard to reserve your places. And while you’re at it you can check out the performance of the new acoustic ceiling tiles. See whether you can hear yourself think…  

September 6, 2018September 6, 2018by
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ASF 18 – Last Post

Dear Shrimper Fleet, We would like to thank you all for attending this year’s Fest, for your support, help, humour and good will during the event and for your kind words throughout the festivities. We look forward to seeing you all at the Laying Up Supper on Saturday 27 October. With best wishes, Phil and...

September 6, 2018September 6, 2018by
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Shrimpers at Port Quin

Don’t worry all you other water users, it’s nearly over for another year. Click the photo for lots more.

September 5, 2018September 5, 2018by
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Shrimper Fest photo gallery now on the site

And it’s here… Wednesday Briefing will be at 0945 on the Quay so you can all have a lie-in. Prize -giving supper has a (non-obligatory) pirate theme. Come as buried treasure with a map to find it, or to keep it simple, if you’re female wear a band-aid (that’d be a cut-lass then…). Or a...

September 4, 2018September 4, 2018by
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ASF day 2

The rarely seen mating ritual of the Lesser Spotted Shrimper:

September 4, 2018September 4, 2018by
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Shrimper Fest day 1

Lovely day, light breezes, boats getting to know each other, and Sheena showing a talent for throwing Mars bars (don’t ask). More on the flags on display tomorrow.

September 2, 2018September 2, 2018by
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Autumn Shrimper Fest

Subject: ASF Participants   Some indication of Shrimper numbers entering ASF would now be helpful – please email: philandsheena@yahoo.co.uk   All events will revolve (evolve) around the weather; please be aware an unconventional flag will be required on board and a reliable radio; also piratical effects for any potential non-sailing day.   It would be...

August 27, 2018August 27, 2018by
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Summer season prize giving today

The prize giving has been brought forward from 1700 to 1100 today so that travelling folks can get away this afternoon. Covering the Angus Scott, Westerly Cup and late season club races.

August 27, 2018August 27, 2018by