The Funeral of John Vowles

The Funeral is being held as Moriah Church Risca

1pm Friday 19th October,

Followed by a service at Langstone Crematorium at 2:30pm

Family flowers only, Donations to Community & District Nurses.

Refreshments at Risca Workmans Top Club, Risca

All Welcome

NUSC Regatta 1970

Recently while clearing the filing cabinets in the office I came across a roll of Cine film with the label  NUSC’s Regatta (1st) 1970. The film has degraded somewhat but I managed to get it transferred onto DVD.  I have no idea the origin of this Cine film or how long the film has been at the bottom of the filing cabinet, or who owns and created it  but felt that such an important part of our clubs past should not just stay gathering dust, so i have put the film (approx 5 minutes) on to the website below.

The first few minutes of the film have a horrible buzzing sound which goes around the 2’50 mark.  i would suggest muting it.  I will attempt in the future to over lay a sound track to get rid of the noise.

 

This film shows racing around our home waters of the Usk.

If anyone has any information about this film we would be interested to hear in the comments

Callao has sailed

For those who have been eagerly following the progress of Chris and Peter Roberts with their rebuilding of Callao.  you will be happy to know that their hard work has finally paid off and the boat has now gone in the water, and sailed.

They did look a remarkable sight as they weaved up and down the Usk outside the club.  

 

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Ladies Night coming soon

Hello

As we have an event this weekend coming we will be looking for volunteers to tidy the club up on Thursday Night, if you are free to help we will be meeting at the Club Thursday night at 6pm.

Regards

Phil

Welcome to the new site

For the past few months we have been working towards getting the website upgraded.  we like what we have as a starting point, over the next few months there will be some updates and hopefully some improvements.

 

 

Antartic Survey Night

For those of you that missed last Tuesday we had a Tuesday night talk from out own Ivor Preece who guided us through his photos of his time in the Antartic, We would like to thank him for his amazing show and ask if any other members have interesting topics they would like to discuss please Let Kate know and we can arrange another Tuesday night.