Droitwich Spa
Model Boat Club
 

                    2016

               Founded 1988
Last site update: Thursday 18.8.16
Web page maintained by Jim Cook


Notice Board
    
A place for notifying members of important matters.

New!
Another chance to play trains with the BSME on Wednesday 31st August.  See Events section below.

Very New!
We will now have an official stand at the Droitwich Salt Fest on 11th September.
Adrian Taylor has kindly volunteered to manage the stand, so bring your boats and enjoy some sailing in the sun!


Sailing venues:   August, September, October 2016:

7th August Top Barn
14th August County Hall  (also Worcester Flower show - see below)
21st August Top Barn
28th August County Hall
31st August  (Weds) BSME Open Evening - see below
4th September Top Barn
11th September County Hall  (also Droitwich Salt Fest - see below)
18th September Top Barn
25th September County Hall
2nd October Top Barn  (also Bodenham Arboretum - see below)
9th October County Hall
16th October Top Barn
 



 
Top Barn Activity Centre                                                                                                                                  photo: Jim Cook

 


Events for 2016

Friday 4th March: Skittles evening

Monday 2nd May:  Boat and car Festival at Vines Park, Droitwich.

Saturday 14th May:  Knightcote Model Boat Club Lifeboat day

Saturday 21st May:  Visit to Jotika

Saturday 11th June:  Worcester University

Sunday 12th June:  Knightcote Model Boat Club open day

Sunday 10th July:  Bodenham Arboretum

Sunday 24th July: Bring-and-buy sale

Sunday 14th August:  Gheluvelt Park

Wednesday 31st August: BSME open evening
Another kind invitation from the Bromsgrove Society of Model Engineers to play trains with them on their track at the Avoncroft Museum.  Postcode B60 4JR.  Starts at 6.30 p.m.

Sunday 11th September: Droitwich Salt Fest
At Vines Park, Droitwich.  We will have our usual stand which will be managed by Adrian Taylor.

Sunday 2nd October:  Bodenham Arboretum

Friday 11th - Sunday 13th November:  International Model Boat Show
At the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa.
 

Watch this space for more details and updates on events.

 


2015/16  Committee

Your committee members until November 2016 are:

Chairman - Mike Fenton
Secretary - Graham Povey
                    (graspov@aol.com  Tel: 01885 482683)
Treasurer - Keith Blackall
Events Secretary - Pam Gardener
Newsletter Editor - Rob Oswell
Tony Addison
George Aldridge
Adrian Taylor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


A typical Sunday gathering at County Hall                                                                                                Photo: Dave Stratford
 


Click Here  for a link to Tony Holt's model boating site - one of the best there is!
Click Here  for a link to the Upton Warren Sailing Club website

Droitwich Spa Model Boat Club 2016