Year: 2012

Merry Christmas!

Hoping you all have a great Christmas. Best wishes from Bassenthwaite Sailing Club

Children’s Christmas Party

Santa is on his way. After some face painting, and numerous games to try and zap their energy (or perhaps Emma’s!), the kids enjoyed some nibbles. Then Henry announced that he had spotted Santa coming in on the water who

Christmas Greetings

Santa’s on his way

Just a quick reminder that the Children’s party is being held on Sunday afternoon from about 3pm. There will be a various games, some carol singing, and Santa is expected to pop in. Please bring sandwiches/snacks for a bring and

What Do You Think?

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Winter Weather

With Winter taking its grip on the country, and thoughts of sailing slipping away, please don’t forget to remove your boat from the club grounds for safety. You are, of course, welcome to leave your boat on site for a

Grant Application Update

Members will recall from the AGM information and discussions that the club had submitted a grant application to the Olympic Heritage fund to aid the purchase of additional training boats and a refurbishment of the ladies’ changing rooms. We have

Hedgehogs Take to the Water!

Hedgehogs are coming to the rescue of fish in Bassenthwaite Lake through an innovative project being used for the first time in an English lake. The Environment Agency and partners are creating a safe haven for fish by installing three

61st AGM

At the 61st Annual General Meeting held in the Clubhouse on Sunday 1st December 2012 there were several important proposals to be considered, and they stimulated extensive discussions. The main points that were agreed: Subscriptions to rise by 5% from

61st Annual Prize Giving and Dinner Dance

This year’s prize giving was held at The Castle Inn on 1st December, and many opted to take advantage of the preferential rate to stay the night – there could be a few additional sore heads the morning after the