What's On

Committee Meeting

Starts: 7.30

Committee meetings held every second Tuesday in the month except August

Work Weekend

Starts: 10am

A work party usually takes place on the first full weekend of the month. Occasionally these are moved e.g for New Year, Easter.

Please come along and lend a hand as we can only keep fees low by everyone participating and hepling out with chores. A jobs list is sent by email to all SPBC recipients a few days before the event.

Work usually starts about 10am. Tea and coffee is provided FOC and on Saturday, a lunch is often provided at a nominal charge.

There is nearly always a social get-together on the Saturday evening of the work party. This may be an organised event or a Free'n'Easy night where folk just gather for a drink and a natter.

We hope you can join us at the next work party weekend.

Closing date for Tees list

Wednesday 10 February 2016

We need to know numbers for the April Tees Cruise by Wednesday 10th February. Please add names to the lists on the noticebard at the club or email social@southpennineboatclub.co.uk

Fender workshop POSTPONED

Saturday 27 February 2016
Starts: 11am

Unfortunately this event has had to be posponed as Chris Pinder is unavailable on this date now. We will re-schedule and let you know the new date.

Make your own fender/button with tuition and guidance from Chris Pinder (IWA). Workshop starts at 11am and will continue through until about 4ish. A lunch will be available for a small fee. If you would like to keep the items you make then there will be a charge for materials.

Please add you name to the list on the board if you would like to attend and we will let you know the revised date.

SPBC Darts Knock-out Tournament Finals

Saturday 5 March 2016
Starts: TBC

It is hoped that by March 5th the quarter finals of the knockout will have been played leaving 4 fabulous semi-finalists.

The final 4 (if available) will play for the coveted title of South Pennine Darts Champion 2016 on the evening of 5th March. We are requesting a bar for the evening and a Jacob's Joiner.

Hope you can join us. Please try to contain your excitement until then! :)

AWCC AGM @ South Yorkshire Boat Club

Saturday 19 March 2016
Starts: 10am (TBC)

SPBC had offered to host the Association of Waterways Cruising Clubs AGM this year on 19th March. However, due to the flood damage, this will now be held at South Yorkshire Boat Club, Heck.

The meeting usually starts at about 10/11am, dealing with regional and national Cruising Club issues. After the lunch break, there is a speaker on a topical issue (details to follow).

SPBC Annual General Meeting

Sunday 20 March 2016
Starts: 2pm

South Pennine Boat Club Annual General Meeting in the clubhouse at 2pm.

Motions must be submitted to the Secretary by 2pm on February 21st.

You should receive your agenda and minutes from 2015 by Sunday 28th February. This is sent by email as default unless you have requested a postal copy. If you do not receive the notice then please contact secretary@southpennineboatclub.co.uk

Easter Cruise

Friday 25 March 2016 - 28 March 2016
Starts: Team up with another boat and set off when you're ready.

It is proposed to have the Easter Cruise to Brighouse this year. Please add you names and numbers to the noticeboard list. We are loking to book a restaurant for the Saturday evening where everyone can meet up whether coming by boat, car or shank's pony. Details to follow.

Tees Barrage trip

Sunday 17 April 2016

SUNDAY LUNCH CRUISE

ON THE TEESSIDE PRINCESS

SUNDAY 17TH APRIL

 

Enjoy a traditional Sunday Roast whilst cruising along the River Tees

Departing from Castlegate Quay, Stockton, alongside

the replica of Captain Cook’s HM Bark Endeavour, cruise upstream

through glorious countryside to Preston Park, to reach the market

town of Yarm. Afterwards sail down to the Tees Barrage.

The cruise takes approx. 3hrs 30mins.

DEPARTS: 11:30 AM

 

MENU

Tradition Roast Beef Dinner

Served with Seasonal vegetables

Yorkshire Pudding and Roast Potatoes

Hot Pudding

Served with cream

Tea or Coffee

Vegetarian option available

To be requested when booking

 

PRICE OF CRUISE INCL. LUNCH

£18.95 PER ADULT

£14.95 CONCESSION (OVER 60)

£9.95 PER CHILD

 

TRANSPORT CAN BE BY CAR SHARE OR WE COULD

LOOK AT HIRING A COACH (EXTRA COST)

 

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED PLEASE PUT YOUR NAME ON THE LIST

BY WEDNESDAY, 10TH FEBRUARY

 

 

SUNDAY LUNCH CRUISE ON TEESSIDE PRINCESS

SUNDAY 17TH APRIL

 

PLEASE PUT NUMBERS OF EACH REQUIRED –

PAYMENT IN FULL TO DENISE

Please make cheques payable to SPBC.


Please add you names to the list on the noticeboard.

Brighouse Spring Market Cruise/Drive

Saturday 23 April 2016 - 24 April 2016
Starts: Sat 10-5. Sun 10-4

Join us by boat, car or on-foot for the Brighouse Food and Craft Market on the weekend of 23rd/24th April

"With over 80 stalls full of locally produced food and crafts, street food, live entertainment and fairground rides, its a great day out for all the family."

Full details on the website: http://visitbrighouse.com/whats-on/

May Bank Holiday Weekend event

Saturday 30 April 2016 - 2 May 2016
Starts: TBC

We are proposing to organise an event for the May Bank Holiday weekend. Details to follow.

This could include a short cruise with possible treasure hunt and a barbecue? 

If you have any ideas we would love to hear from you. Talk to Sally or Denise or email ssocial@southpennineboatclub.co.uk

Brighouse 1940's Weekend

Saturday 4 June 2016 - 5 June 2016

Join us by boat/car or on foot for the fabulous 1940's weekend at Brighouse "Transporting the town back to the 1940s with vintage vehicles, re-enactors in period dress, full size replica Spitfire, fairground rides, variety shows, tea dances and much, much more "

For details see http://visitbrighouse.com/whats-on/

Brighouse Canal & Music Festival

Saturday 20 August 2016 - 21 August 2016

We will be organising booking of moorings nearer the time, but meanwhile take a look at:

 http://visitbrighouse.com/whats-on/

MIKRON @ SPBC

Saturday 1 October 2016
Starts: TBC

Detals to follow. Please mote date in your diary.

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