Year: 2015

Sad news

We have just learned that member John Shackleton sadly died on Christmas Eve. He had known he had cancer for six years and went through and benefitted from many different treatments during those years, all the while knowing it was

Season’s Greetings 

Wishing one and all a very merry Christmas, and a happy and prosperous New Year for 2016. May the winds be fair, the sun shine, and the rain not be as persistent!

64th AGM

At the 64th Annual General Meeting held in the Clubhouse on Saturday 19th December 2015 the following members were elected on to Council. Commodore –Mark Somerville Vice-Commodore – Robin Dawson Secretary – Pauline Nicholson Treasurer – William Carruthers Sailing Secretary

Important info and pics from the Commodore taken earlier today⛵️⛴?

Thankfully the flood water has not reached the clubhouse floor but the outbuildings are badly flooded. I’m sure there will be numerous working parties organised when the clean-up operation commences but we must be careful that each area is safe

High Tide!


AGM postponed

Due to the adverse weather a number of roads around the Sailing Club are closed and tomorrow’s AGM has been postponed until 2.30pm on Saturday 19th December 2015.

64th Annual Prize Giving and Dinner Dance

The Greenhill Hotel hosted this year’s dinner dance where 82 guests enjoyed a hearty meal, followed by a resume of the year by Commodore Mark Somerville, and the award of the season’s prizes by Mark’s wife Kirstie. Many guests then

Sunday’s final race of 2015 cancelled due to Weather Forecast!!

The forecast of 60+mph winds for this weekend has been considered by the Sailing Committee and a decision made to cancel the final race of the Winter Series in advance.  Sailing Secretary

The Fourth Dimension 

Otherwise known as the Neil factor… Sunday started with light, patchy, conditions from a cold NE direction. By the time the race started for the three competitors the wind had bedded down for the simple, triangular course. With the Bates

Annual Dinner and Prize Giving – Final call for tickets

Sunday 22nd is the last day to buy tickets  Our Annual Dinner and Prizegiving is being held at Greenhill Hotel, Red Dial, Wigton on Saturday 28th November 2015 starting 7 for 7.30pm Please book your tickets at STARTER Tomato & basil