• Looking Back on RTI 2018

    Posted by Peter Dunn on 3 July 2018

    This year's RTI featured HOEOCA Members on no less than 8 boats. Mike Veal, skipper of Sea Myth, looks back at how they all got on.


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  • A week in Normandy by Newbie Channel Virgins

    Posted by Alistair Kingham on 5 June 2018

    We sailed on the good ship C’est Si Bon under the stewardship of Skipper Allen Busby and his mate David Reed along with Gianfranco Trucchi and Aidan Murray. The Fairview charter boat surpassed our expectations having only previously been on a few rather tired Greek flotilla and training boats.

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  • Security in Club House Car Park

    Posted by Judy Lambourne on 10 May 2018

    Following an attack on a member of the tennis club on Tuesday 8th May, members are advised to take extra care when leaving the club house after dark, preferably in the company of others.

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  • Dr Peter Lea Bursary

    Posted by Mary Coles on 12 February 2018

    The BBCSCA Board has been debating how best to preserve the memory of the sterling work that Dr Peter Lea did in enabling the BBCSCA to be in the healthy position it currently finds itself.


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  • Annual Awards 2017

    Posted by Judy Lambourne on 27 November 2017

    Our end of season Laying Up Supper was held at Hogarths Hotel on Saturday 25th November and a great evening of food, wine and dancing was enjoyed by c60 attendees

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  • Hot Hot Hot 2017

    Posted by Judy Lambourne on 6 October 2017

    For our 17th Hot, Hot, Hot we decided to return to the predictable enjoyment of the Greek Islands, our 5th visit to that country.  In 2005 we sailed from Kos and visited the northern Dodecanese Islands so a visit to the southern ones was long overdue. Also, on two of our trips to Turkey we have sailed around but having to avoid these islands, which are very close by, as you are not welcome to simply flit between the 2 countries. The problems with the immigrants understandably trying to cross this short stretch of water also seem to have stopped.

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  • RYA Volunteer Award for Peter Smerdon

    Posted by Judy Lambourne on 6 July 2017

    We were delighted to hear this week that our nomination of Peter for one of these prestigious awards had been succesful. Peter will be attending a special luncheon in November to be recognised.


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