• Christmas Eve carols at the Lant Sports Club

    Posted by Peter Smerdon on 11 December 2018

    Start your Christmas in full voice!  Come and join with the other affiliated sports clubs at the Sports Club (the Lant) for carols, mince pies and a glass of something festive.  17.00 onwards until 20.00.

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  • Autumn Rally 2018

    Posted by Alistair Kingham on 30 November 2018

    HOEOCA charted three yachts from Fairview which together with five owner boats formed the fleet for this year’s rally. The yachts came from Port Hamble, Poole, Ocean Village, Shamrock Quay, Gosport and Port Solent. Over the course of the three days the fleet visited various Solent desitinations, but on the Saturday most boats had assembled at the Gunwharf Marina, in a dramatic setting below the Spinnaker tower.

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  • Hot Hot Hot 2018 - Montenegro

    Posted by Judy Lambourne on 24 September 2018

    A new country and a new destination for our 18th Hot, Hot, Hot - Montenegro, a comparitively newly opened crusing area. Some photos are available in the picture gallery. Please add your best ones

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  • Lions Bonfire - Call for Volunteers

    Posted by Peter Smerdon on 1 September 2018

    The Lions Bonfire and Fireworks is one of the key charitable fund-raising events in Balsall Common each year - but volunteers are needed from the affiliated clubs to make it a success.

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  • 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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