Sad News

It is with sadness we have learnt of the sudden passing of Aileen Telford. Aileen is a long standing active member of the club, widow of Herb, a past commodore and official starter.

Funeral arrangements (now confirmed)

1pm 28th May at St James Church, High St, Whitehaven CA28 7PY and afterwards at Whitehaven golf club

Our thoughts are with daughter Lezliann, son John, and their families at this sad time.

Flash of summer

Weekend sailors enjoyed the best conditions of the season so far, with warm, sunny weather, and light-medium southerly winds.

Not exactly capsizing conditions, though John Reekie seemed to upturned several times. There was sufficient wind for Neil to suffer from aching muscles on Sunday as he got used to sailing a Laser while Archie waits for his hand to recover…

AJ/Sue had some close racing with Val/Ken with a fair share of wins between them.… Read full article “Flash of summer”

Sad News

We have learned of the death earlier this week of Pat DeRedder, wife of former sailing secretary Max DeRedder.

Max and Pat were club members for over 30 years.

Pat was a former magistrate, and supported Max in various activities including sailing in GPs and Flying 15s, and racing/driving/maintaining vintage cars, for which many longer standing members will have known them.… Read full article “Sad News”