Hornet News

HSSC Weekly Update Fri 13 Oct 17

From the Club Sec

Dear Members,

Pickle Night Sat 28 Oct - Book is now open. Your are most welcome to come along to this light hearted fun evening stepping back in time to life onboard. The President for the evening is Aurora Allen with with other merry (press-ganged) helpers. Come along and support the evening - Cost is £17 per person.

Christmas Ball Sat 9 Dec - Book is now open. Evening starts at 1900 with welcome fizz, magician, live music, casino, 3 course meal + half bottle wine. Cost £35 per person.

Winter Lifts - The programme is full and further requests will be placed on the reserve list.

Boat Jumble - A boat jumble will be held on Sat 11 Nov in the Blue Mast shed - Tables available at £5 (money to charity). Please book a table through the office

Trafalgar Night Friday 20th Oct - List is now closed. Guest speaker is Andrew Baines, Curator of HMS VICTORY. Evening starts with welcome drinks at 7pm followed by our traditional formal dinner, Ships of the Line, port, coffee and shanties. Dress is black tie / mess undress with miniatures. Cost is £28 per person.

Next Quiz Night Thurs 16 Nov - Put the date in the diary and book your team in through the office.

RNSA Wed Racing Series - For more information email: Richardhanslip@gmail.com.

Hornet Twitter - Access to Hornet twitter is @HornetSC.

Access to Navwarns and LNTM - Members are reminded that they can register their email address with QHM to be included in the distribution. http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/qhm/portsmouth/local-notices

Training Courses - Details of Training courses available to members and their families are available on the Website under 'events' and the members only notice board. If you require a log on or password please email me. I would be grateful if members could take a look at the website, check your personal details, and recommend any suggestions for proposed improvements.

Forthcoming Club Events

2017 - Dates for the Diary with many new entries for your diary

Fri 20 Oct - Trafalgar Night Dinner Fully booked

Sat 28 Oct - Pickle Night Book Open

Fri 3 Nov - Haslar Yacht Club AGM and buffet night - Normal night for Club members

Thurs 9 Nov - from 6pm Fireworks and BBQ (Burgers and Hot Dogs) Night (witness Gunwharf fireworks) all welcome

Sat 11 Nov 0930 - Boat Jumble and RNLI XMas card and Gift Sale - Fundraising

Sat 11 Nov pm - Coastal Forces Officers' Assoc Dinner (Fabrosa)

Sun 12 Nov - Remembrance Day
followed by Carvery Lunch

Thurs 16 Nov 1900 - Quiz Night

Wed 29 Nov 1800 - RNSA(P) AGM, Prizegiving and Buffet evening

Fri 1 Dec 1830 - Gosport Sea Cadets Social - open to members

Sat 9 Dec - Christmas Ball (Book open)

Thurs 14 Dec - Christmas Carols

Fri 15 Dec - Staff XMas drinks and Prize Draw

Sat 27 Jan - Burns Night