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RNLI Jubilee Tea Party at BSSC We are holding a fundraising Tea Party for the RNLI on Friday 3rd from 3:30 until 17:30. Due to the unpredictability of North Norfolk weather, tickets will be released in 2 batches. The 1st batch are available to BOOK NOW!! If the weather looks good and we feel confident we can use outside AND inside space we will release further tickets closer to the day. You will be asked to pick a 30 minute time slot (15:30-16:00, 16:00-16:30, 16:30-17:00, 17:00-17:30) and you will be able to choose where you sit when you arrive (balcony tables will be available on a 1st come 1st served basis). Tickets will be £7 per head and can be booked by email with Claire McRitchie Pratt from today. Included will be tea (or squash for children) sandwiches, a scone with jam & cream and a cake. Prosecco will be available by the glass for £3 or by the bottle for £16.95. £3 from each ticket will be donated to the RNLI. We are looking for volunteers to: A. Make sandwiches, bake scones and cakes. B. Serve Tea, sandwiches, scones and cakes from 15:30 - 17:30 C. If you are super keen, you are very welcome to bake and serve! If you’d like to volunteer please contact us by email to Jane Chandler or ask at the clubhouse.
We are now taking bookings for a sailing themed Quiz & Chilli on Thursday 19th May in aid of The Excelsior Trust who offer young people the chance to work as part of a team at sea. The mission is to increase their social confidence, improve their ability to work with others and boost their self-esteem whilst preserving the Excelsior ship and other historic sailing vessels. We will be open from 18:00 and serving dinner at 19:00. You can put your own team together and book in groups or book your dinner and join up with other club members to form a team on the night. Tickets are £14:95, £5 per entry will be donated by BSSC to directly support the trust's endeavours and additional donations on the night will be most welcome.
Brancaster Staithe Sailing Club
We well be open every day for the half term / Platinum Jubilee week. Friday 27th dinner, Saturday 28th lunch and dinner, Sunday 29th lunch, Monday 30th dinner, Tuesday 31st dinner, Wednesday 1st dinner, Thursday 2nd breakfast, dinner and something special TBC. Friday 3rd Breakfast lunch and dinner, Saturday 4th breakfast lunch and dinner, Sunday 5th breakfast, lunch and dinner. More details will be published by email, social media and inside the clubhouse. We look forward to seeing you there!
Ken Fowler will talk about his challenge to round every island in England and Wales. Ken is planning to sail around Scolt Head (weather permitting) on Friday morning - 1st April, no joke! Keith will be cooking the last curry extravaganza before handing over to our new chef. Tickets must be pre booked by email firstname.lastname@example.org and paid for on the night. £5 per attendee will be donated by BSSC to Ken's charities, Cancer Research UK and Oak Haven Hospice Trust. Additional donations may be made on the night or via Ken's website www.yodare.co.uk
All you ever wanted to know about dinghy racing but were afraid to ask! Saturday 29th January please get in touch by email if you'd like to attend. The morning session will start at 11:00 (the clubhouse will be open from 10:30 for tea coffee & soft drinks).Tickets are £12.00 (payable on the day) and include lunch of sausages, Irish champ (creamy mashed potato with spring onions) and gravy. The bar will also be open for the sale of alcohol from lunch time.