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Appointment of Non-Executive Director

The Board is pleased to announce that Jim Coombs, membership number 2790, has been appointed as a non-executive director of the Club. In accordance with the Articles, if within four weeks of this announcement a requisition is made in writing to the Club by at least 75 full members, then the Board will call a postal ballot of all Members and the appointment concerned will be suspended until the outcome of the ballot is known. Prof William R Roche Honorary Secretary 30th July 2018  

Appointment of Non-Executive Director2018-08-01T09:41:11+01:00

A Ton Up for the RAF!

Swoop on down to the Royal Air Force Yacht Club on Easter Sunday. It’s the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Air Force so please come and celebrate this occasion with us at our “Ton Up”! Party open day. All are welcome so it’s “chocks away” at 11.00, starting with a parade of boats from outside the club, followed by an open bar, restaurant, a BBQ  (weather permitting), a sailors hornpipe dance, musical tribute to Vera Lynn, plus other music, attractions and an Easter Egg hunt for the kids. Come as you please, or if you really want [...]

A Ton Up for the RAF!2018-04-04T00:01:14+01:00

Non-Executive Director Vacancies

Following the nominations received prior to the AGM and John Best’s appointment to the role of Rear-Commodore Sailing, there are two vacancies for non-executive directors on the Board. All eligible members are invited to apply but, in particular, members with skills and experience in marketing, law and information technology are encouraged to apply. The Club benefits enormously from the expertise of members, the roles allow you to build your contacts among the membership, you may find serving on the Board of a limited company a useful experience that benefits you in your career and there is the pleasure of working [...]

Non-Executive Director Vacancies2018-04-06T13:10:12+01:00

General Data Protection Regulation – Seeking Input from Members

The Club is preparing for the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25th May 2018.  Like all other organisation that hold personal data, we have to review our policies and the data that we have on file.  We are seeking help from members who have experience or expertise in this area.  This will involve joining a small working group on a task and finish basis.  Much of this work will be done by electronic communication. If you think that you can help with this, please email me (HonSec@rafyc.co.uk) prior to Friday 19th January. Many thanks, William.   [...]

General Data Protection Regulation – Seeking Input from Members2018-04-06T13:46:22+01:00

Success For The Club!

Success For The Club! 'What a good un!' - I am happy to advise members of the success achieved from the RAFYC stand at the boat show this year. We secured 26 Membership applications, which have already provided the club with 22 confirmed applications, most with Flag Officer Interviews completed. There’s also another application on the way from a local couple who are very keen to join. When you consider that the number of visitors to the boat show appeared fewer this year, the show a bit smaller and with less recorded visitors to our stand, the number of new [...]

Success For The Club!2018-07-31T09:04:12+01:00

BoB Regatta 2016 Gallery Link Added

BoB Regatta 2016 - Gallery Link Added Martin Farrow has uploaded some 400 photos to his client gallery for you all to view, you may search on your boat by name, sail number etc. Please go here and click on 'BoB Regatta 2016 Gallery" for the photos. The results page has also been updated with the class results for each day, apologies for the delay in posting these. Please go here for the results.

BoB Regatta 2016 Gallery Link Added2018-10-23T14:32:59+01:00

RAFYC Receives 5 Star Rating

RAFYC Receives 5 Star Rating We are extremely proud to have been awarded 5 stars from the Environment Health Organisation for our bar area, along with our caterer - Catalina Events Limited. Food Agency RAFYC 5 Star Award Food Agency Catalina Events 5 Star Award

RAFYC Receives 5 Star Rating2018-10-23T14:31:48+01:00