Avast Ye Matey’s – Get your Treasure Here

WAKE UP YOU SWABS, THERE’S TREASURE TO BE FOUND. Skippers, get your crews up and ready for the Treasure Hunt on Saturday 18th September. We need your entries in by Monday 13th September so that Dirty Kidd (What’s your Pirate Name?) can issue you with your secret instructions in good time. The first galleon away […]

CRUISE TO FARNDON & GUNTHORPE 4TH TO 12TH SEPTEMBER

Are you up for the final Cruise in Company of the year? Due to the early high water time at Torksey, we leave on Friday afternoon to moor up, Trent side of Torksey Lock. Saturday 4th September we leave Torksey at 07:00 to carry the flood to Cromwell lock. We should arrive at Farndon Marina by […]

Boat Handling Competition for 28th August

As you will see from the attached poster, we have planned a Boat Handling Competition for 28th August. However, as we need to make some formal arrangements with third parties before the event can take place, we need to know how many club members wish to take part. As a matter of some urgency we […]

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CRUISE IN COMPANY TO BOSTON  –  SUNDAY LUNCH AT WASHINGBOROUGH

On the weekend of 14th/15th August there is a club cruise to Boston. On Sunday 15th August we have arranged Sunday Lunch at the Ferryboat Inn Washingborough. The lunch is limited to 20 places, so first come first served. Why not combine these 2 events with a cruise and Sunday Lunch. Anyone interested in taking part in […]

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LEAD BOAT NEEDED – CRUISE IN COMPANY TO THORNE 17/18 JULY

 On 17/18 July we have programmed a Cruise in Company to Thorne via Keadby Lock. Unfortunately for health reasons the Commodore is unable to lead this cruise so we are looking for someone to take over as lead boat. Attached to this notice is a Passage Plan which should help all those attending the cruise. The […]

Washingborough Cruise – Cancellation

Washingborough Sunday Lunch – 20th June. It is with regret that because this date clashes with Father’s Day, thus reducing the number of members attending, we have decided to postpone this event until later this year. We will keep you posted with the new date as soon as it has been confirmed.

Summer Cruising: the best 40 UK anchorages

The clocks have changed, the sun has come out and lockdown restrictions are being tentatively eased. Summer is on it’s way. While foreign travel remains on the ‘not a chance’ list, the British coast has more than enough coves, creeks and anchorages to fill even the most adventurous of seasons. Yachting Monthly’s experts have picked […]

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Fish & Chip Supper –

BWBC FISH & CHIP SUPPER SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2020 Link to the Event poster here Come & join us for our annual Fish & Chip Supper in Saxilby. We leave Burton Waters at 15:00 to 16:00. Supper will be served up on boats at 17:15 approx. Choose your menu from the following                  Haddock                   £4.70 […]

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Cancelled – cruise on the River Trent for this Bank Holiday weekend

“It is with regret that we have had to cancel our planned cruise on the River Trent for this Bank Holiday weekend. Unfortunately the tides are not in our favour to allow for any meaningful cruise destination. The alternative cruise would have been on the River Witham but previous experience has taught us that on Bank […]

Treasure Hunt Success

“TREASURE HUNT 2020” Despite the threatened rain, the 2020 Treasure Hunt went off without a hitch, thanks to the superb efforts and organisation of Peter & Bridget Crutchfield. As usual they tried to completely fox us with their devious clues (did you know that Saxilby was twinned with Haarlemmerliede en Spaarwoule? There were some very curious residents […]