Year: 2009

The Thomas’ Twitter (continued)

Looks as if Santa only left one present instead of two Sailing secretary awaits his present from Santa Santa mops his brow and thinks this is harder than farming A couple of old timers enjoying the party Treasurer keeps his

Christmas is Coming

As promised, Santa stopped off at the club this afternoon gave out some early presents to members’ children who had been enjoying an afternoon tea party. There followed some carol singing and there were games too….

The Thomas’ Twitter

  Mr and Mrs vice commodore tell Henry and Thomas they have to crew for Toggle next season Our social secretary being very social Becky just realises she’s now on the council and all the work that needs to be done

58th Annual General Meeting

At the AGM approx 40 members voted on the following To adopt the minutes of 57th AGM To adopt the Hon Treasurer’s accounts for the year ending 30th September 2009 After some discussion, Council’s recommendation to leave subscriptions unchanged were

Annual Prize Giving

The 58th prize giving and dinner dance was held at Hundith Hill, Cockermouth. It was attended by almost 100 members and guests, many of whom disguised themselves (well attempted to) by wearing a mask. Bobbie Middleton gave the first speech

It’s Over :(

The sailing season came to a damp, abrupt halt for the second year running. The floods last week resulted in no sailing for the final weekend of the season. Time to get down to the club, check out, and remove

Some pics of the devastation!

Saturday Friday Looking towards Ouse bridge from Armathwaite Hall The above pics were taken on Friday 20 November by Sarah Nicholson

Night Jar

The fresh on shore breeze thinned out numbers for Thursday’s Night Jar. It was the newcomers to the series that came out best on handicap – Mark Ninnim was first and Rory Yardley second. Just three races left in the

Weather window

For the second week in a row, the weather changed in favour of some pleasant sailing. Although light, the day was dry and tempted twelve boats on to the water for the morning race, but a couple dropped out of

Just the weather!

After the wind and rain of recent weeks, pleasantly, Sunday’s forecast was for a dry and bright day, although not a lot of wind. However, 14 boats were tempted to the water, and were able to enjoy some pleasant sailing