SPRING PROGRAMME 1998
|Wednesday 7th January||
EPISODES FROM THE DAYS OF SAIL
An illustrated lecture by Adrian Seligman the square rig sailor and author.
|Wednesday 14th January||
'DESIDERATA' CRUISES FROM LYMINGTON TO MAJORCA
Frank 0' Connell narrates this cruise in a Westerly Consort 29'.
|Wednesday 21st January||
So you want to sell your boat? Patrick Boyd, broker, describes the do's and don'ts of such a sale.
|Wednesday 28th January||
FLORIDA TO CAPE COD
David and Sepha Wood describe a cruise up the east coast of America in "Tehari II" - a salar 40'.
|Saturday 31st January||
MARINE ELECTRICAL COURSE
Covering maintenance and safety, batteries, multi meters, legislation, starting and lighting systems, voltage drop, marine components and basic fault finding.
|Wednesday 4th February||
By special request solicitor David Johnston returns to discuss some of the legal problems facing boat owners including insurance, sales, purchase and salvage.
|Wednesday 11th February||
AN UP-DATE OF MARINE ELECTRONICS
Keith Miller reviews electronics from communications and navigation to general instrumentation.
|Wednesday 18th February||
Mike Batt talks of design, construction and use of sails for cruising yachtsmen.
|Wednesday 25th February||
SAFETY AT SEA
Peter Bradley, Sea Safety Liason Officer of the R.N.L.I. will advise on do's and don'ts and suggest remedies for our safety.
|Saturday 28th February||
PRACTICAL ROPE & BRAID WORK
Alan Banton of English Braids will give a short talk and then give a "hand on" practical demonstration of 3 strand and braid splicing.
|Wednesday 4th March||
David Lane, Association Member, describes a cruise from Greece, around the Italian coast to Sardinia and the Balearics with some thoughts on Mediterranean cruising.
|Wednesday 11th March||
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
To be held at Gerrards Cross Memorial Centre at 8.15 p.m.
To be held at the Beaconsfield Golf Club.