Hornet News

HSSC update Thursday 15th February 2018

From the Club Sec.

Dear Members,

Sat 17 Feb RNSA AGM and Dinner - The restaurant will be closed this Saturday evening for the RNSA formal dinner evening.

Sat 3 March Gin and Prosecco Charity Evening - See attached Flyer. We currently have 32 booked in and we are aiming for 80 people for maximum benefit. Please come along and support this worthy cause. Price is £20 per person (min £7.50 to HoneyPot Charity) 1930 - 2100 includes Gin and Prosecco and Canapés. We plan to run a raffle and other fundraising activities. Please book through the office.

Thurs 22 Feb RIN Solent Branch Talk - Details attached, 'How the human brain makes a map of space'.

Fri 9th March Poetry Evening - Hornet’s annual Poetry Evening is back. Come to listen on Friday 9th March, or to read either your own verse or someone else’s - famous or obscure: it's your choice. Worra lorra fun. Supper from 1830 in time for a start at 2000: usually finishing around 2130. Please book through the office 02392 580403.

Thurs 15th March Quiz Night - By popular demand teams of 4 with £5 team entry fee. Bar and food from 1900 and the quiz will start at 2000. Please register your team through the office.

Friday Lunchtime Meat Raffle - Held on a Friday lunchtime at 1345. Tickets available Mon - Fri.

Short Term Lift Outs - Slots for Feb/Mar and Apr are fully booked; Stewart is running a reserve list should any short notice opportunities arise. If in doubt contact Stewart.

Think Safety - Constant changes in the weather! Please be careful on the roads, jetties and pontoons as they can become very slippery in all weathers. Be prepared for strong winds and ensure your boat is well secured.

Marina Dredging Feb/Mar 18 - The forthcoming dredge of the marina will not start before mid March. The exact date will be promulgated as soon as we know. Please note that there will be disruptions to both water and electric supplies in the run up to, and during the dredge. The return lift programme is now promulgated but be aware that dates may be subject to change to fit around the dredging.

FB3 / Movements - Boat movement activity in FB3 is picking up, please keep the main access routes clear to ensure movements are not disrupted.

Security - Please ensure that all visitors, including contractors, are booked in with security.

Forthcoming Club Events 2018

Dates for 2018

Sat 17 Feb - RNSA AGM followed by Formal Dinner
Sat 24 Feb - RAFSA Dinner
Sat 3 Mar - Lyndsey Fundraising for 'HoneyPot' Gin and Prosecco Evening - details attached
Fri 9 Mar - Poetry Evening with Charles Wylie - Please book
Sun 11 Mar - Mothering Sunday - Carvery - bookings being taken
Thurs 15 Mar - Club Quiz Night - register interest through the office
Sat 24 Mar - Club Dinner to celebrate RAF 100 Dinner
Sat 14 Apr - HSSC AGM
Sat 21 Apr - Cdre's Dinner