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Suspected Break ins at Shotley Marina – Important please read.

2019-12-08T12:42:25+00:00

To all members, Mark Taylor has reported what are believed to be break ins on two motor Boats :- Thought you might like to know Was at the marina today and a couple of motor boats got broken into last night. I spoke to one of the boat owners- no damage, just an old fishing [...]

Suspected Break ins at Shotley Marina – Important please read.2019-12-08T12:42:25+00:00

Commodore’s report to AGM 2019

2019-11-12T11:12:25+00:00

Good Morning to all SPYC members, Please find attached my annual report to the AGM I hope you will find time to read it as there is some very important information in it. To save time at the AGM I will not be reading it out as a whole report but I will High Light [...]

Commodore’s report to AGM 20192019-11-12T11:12:25+00:00

Oceanographic Master Class

2019-09-28T09:48:10+01:00

Here is a link to an article written by William Thompson who came to talk to us about Tides early in the year.  It is fascinating and an entirely different way to look at tides and waves. https://www.tidalcompass.com/post/oceanography-masterclass  

Oceanographic Master Class2019-09-28T09:48:10+01:00

Pyefleet Creek and The Colchester Oyster Fishery – a Place to Visit

2019-07-25T08:01:38+01:00

From Simon Read - sounds like a great place to moor. The Colchester Oyster Fishery will deliver a box of delicious cooked seafood to your boat moored in Pyefleet Creek. They own the moorings so it is also possible to reserve a mooring buoy for the night. For those that haven't been there, Pyefleet is [...]

Pyefleet Creek and The Colchester Oyster Fishery – a Place to Visit2019-07-25T08:01:38+01:00

Large Bright Yellow Sail Bag – £5

2019-07-03T14:06:59+01:00

Made from a strong Nylon material it is 56" or 142 cm Long and 23" or 58 cm wide when laid out flat. It has a pull cord closure at the top and is well made.  There are a few scuff marks on the lower half where it has been in storage I guess. Try [...]

Large Bright Yellow Sail Bag – £52019-07-03T14:06:59+01:00

Medium Sized Spray Hood with all fittings – £20 Outstanding Value

2019-07-03T13:47:22+01:00

This brightly coloured Red and well made Spray Hood is a really Outstanding Bargain It comes complete with 2 x windows, 2 x Zipped frame pockets, 2 x Webbing Straps, 12 x Lift the Dots fixing points and Two shock Cord loops to help stretch it open. Sizes approx   116" or 294 cm Length over [...]

Medium Sized Spray Hood with all fittings – £20 Outstanding Value2019-07-03T13:47:22+01:00

Small and Simple Spray Hood – Only £12

2019-07-03T13:35:04+01:00

This small and simple Spray Hood, Has been made with four different shades of Blue. Has a Triangular window in the middle and four internal pockets for poles.  No other fittings have been installed so you can make it suit your needs easily. Sizes approx  -  92" or 234 cm Length over all,  48" or [...]

Small and Simple Spray Hood – Only £122019-07-03T13:35:04+01:00

Large Mast and Lazy bag end Cover – Only £20

2019-07-03T12:23:04+01:00

Large Mast and Lazy Bag End Cover for two piece system. Dark Blue with Heavy Duty Zip at front and Adjustable Strap.  No other fixings so can be adapted to suit your needs. Sizes approx  46"  or  117 cm High,  50"  or 127 cm Long Try it before you buy - we can arrange to [...]

Large Mast and Lazy bag end Cover – Only £202019-07-03T12:23:04+01:00

Mast and Lazy Bag – End Cover – Only £15

2019-07-03T12:16:09+01:00

Mast and Lazy Bag end Cover for a two piece system. Dark Blue with 3 Webbing straps, three shock cord loops and 3 hooks and 2 metal eyelets to secure it. Looks like it will fit a standard mast and lazy bag. Sizes approx, 54"  or 137 cm High,  31.5"  or 81 cm wide. Try [...]

Mast and Lazy Bag – End Cover – Only £152019-07-03T12:16:09+01:00

Large Binnacle and Wheel Cover – Only £15

2019-07-03T11:21:15+01:00

Dark Blue with internal Velcro loop for wheel attachment,  no other fixing so it can be adapted to suit your needs. Sizes approx.  35" or 89 cm High,  20" or  50 cm Deep, 36" or 76 cm wide. Try it before you buy - we can arrange to make it available for you to try [...]

Large Binnacle and Wheel Cover – Only £152019-07-03T11:21:15+01:00