Important Notice re using the pond

The Club itself can not be fully open as restrictions have not been completely lifted. However, last Sunday I was at the pond and had a good talk with some committee members and club members who were using the pond at their own risk, but keeping their distances and some of whom have also been regularly boating at Dovercourt, and that some members of the Harwich Club were reportedly racing, but obviously at a distance. It was due to this and the easing of restrictions that we felt that starting ...
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Club Closure

It is with regret that in light of the worsening situation of the Covid 19 situation we have now closed the Club House. We will let you know when it will re open. Meanwhile please keep yourself safe and well. Thinking of you all Keith Hawes Club Secretary 23.03.20
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Update from another Club in respect of their current reactions to the Covid 19 situation

We have very kindly received, via one of our members, notification that the Harwich Model Boat Club has contacted their members and confirmed they are reacting to this Covid-19 situation in the same way we are by stopping all racing and asking their members that; Until such time as there is a total lock down, members may meet as and when they wish to casually sail, provided social distancing is observed. This means in practice that we should keep 2-3 metres apart, with no contact or touching ea...
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COVID-19 – Letter to all Members

Dear member We are hoping all of you are well and keeping yourselves safe and isolated where need be. I know what I am about to say is very controversial but I hope you will understand, We have many members who unfortunately fall in the category of being slightly of the older generation and also may have medical conditions that make them high risk to this virus. I have had members and Committee point out they are adults they know the risk and what measures they should take but still want to ...
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Events 2020 (so far)

Brightlingsea Model Boat Club Events 2020 Late pm/evening Soup and Sail:Post postponed at present due to virus (watch this space)  Monday, 6th April Clubs 25th Anniversary Celebration;                           Sunday, 17th May (Various events for all crafts) (Free lunch, and refreshments will be provided to all members) ** Tendring Hundred Show                                           Cancelled due to Covid 19 situation  Remembrance Sunday Sail                                  ...
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