Monthly Archives: June 2011

Well spotted about the date of the summer cruise 29th July it should be!

The prize winner for reading the blogg and spotting Peter’s mistake is Pete Mellersh. Well done Pete. The prize is a pint from Peter L

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Next month (Friday 29) the club’s annual sortie begins into the Bristol Channel under the guise of The Summer Cruise; a pub crawl in boats! This is an incredibly popular club event (and the envy of other clubs) so I … Continue reading

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A wonderful if wet weekend

This years rally proved as enjoyable as those past. We started on Friday night preparing the club for the onslought. Marting and Jo had already set up the beer barrels and it was just a matter of erecting Marquees and … Continue reading

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Sailing at Lydney Yacht Club

Information for new (and existing) members  Lydney is an exciting place to sail but it has significant and unusual challenges – the tides are very strong, there are some underwater hazards and Lydney dries out between tides.  For this reason … Continue reading

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Wayfarer weekend

Bit belated due to lots of commitments like getting my boat onto its trailer at the club so we can move it for the rally! The weekend started with a bit of a disappointment as many people dropped out due … Continue reading

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