SPRING PROGRAMME 1991
|Wednesday 9th January||
BLUE-PRINT FOR THE ARUN CLASS LIFEBOATStuart Welford, Research & Development Manager of the R.N.L.I. will describe the process of developing this class of vessel.
|Wednesday 16th January||
TWO STAR — ACROSS THE ATLANTICOur members and the only husband and wife team, Hugh and Angela Farrant will excite us with their adventures in getting there and back in their new Sadler Starlight 38.
|Wednesday 23rd January||
YACHTMASTERWhat it takes to become a Yachtmaster. James Stevens, the R.Y.A. cruising coach explains and also outlines the new design and equipment requirements for Sailing School yachts.
|Wednesday 30th January||
CHARTS & PILOT BOOKS FOR YACHTSMENWillie Wilson, Chairman of Imray Laurie Norie Wilson will describe the work that goes into the preparation and production of the necessities for safe and enjoyable cruising.
|Wednesday 6th February||
ANCHORS AND DROGUES — FACTS AND MYTHSDiscussed by Bernard Hayman of Yachting World.
|Wednesday 13th February||
CHANCE OF A LIFETIMECaptain Adrian Allenby, R.N. Master of the Sir Winston Churchill will talk about the work of the Sail Training Association and life aboard the Schooners.
|Saturday 16th February||
IMPROVE YOUR WEATHER AWARENESSPlotting and tracking depressions. David Houghton, Olympic Meteorological adviser, will give a day’s tution.
|Wednesday 20th February||
SOMETHOUGHTS FOR NAVIGATION WHEN MAKING A
CHANNEL CROSSINGFrom Sqn Ldr Ken Burgess, Senior Lecturer in navigation and meteorology at the College of Maritime Studies, Warsash.
|Wednesday 27th February||
FITTED OUT FOR COMFORT AND EFFICIENCYExperienced cruising yachtsman, Dr. Malcolm McLaren, illustrates his priorities when fitting out his Moody Grenadier "Malmac” for serious extended off-shore cruising.
|Wednesday 6th March||
VOYAGE OF THE LORNE LEADERAssociation member Wolfgang Ansorge describes his voyage in a 1892 Brixham trawler to St Kilda and the Hebrides including many rarely visited islands.
|Wednesday 13th March||
A.G.M. and VIDEO
|Friday 15th March||
THE ASSOCIATION SILVER JUBILEE DINNER
at Trinity House, London EC3
Guest Speaker: Maj Ewen Southby-Tailyour.