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Windermere Week 2014

  • 10 Aug 2014
  • 16:00
  • 16 Aug 2014
  • 16:00
  • Broad Leys, Windermere, Cumbria UK


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Windermere Week 2014

Registrations and bookings open.

Sunday 10th August to Friday 16th August
at WMBRC Windermere

Please send completed booking forms to Roger Heise (address is on the form).  If you have any queries email me or ring (01524 884 110).

Summary of the programme  subject to the weather, outside agencies and the mood of the participants …

Sunday August 10th        the good to see you (again) day:
arrive from 16:00, launch, berth-up, park trailers,
refreshments available at the jetty,
from 18:30 bar open in the Club,
buffet (hot pie) at 19:00 followed by social evening

Monday August 11th     polished brass and dress-up day,
steam the South Basin for lunch – options:
picnic at Fell Foot,  pub/restaurant (The Swan at Newby Bridge if draught allows,  Lakeside Hotel),
raft-up for tea in Cunsey Basin,
buffet (asian) at 19:00

Tuesday August 12th     day of diversions:
morning: guided walk / Motor Museum / Holker Hall,
picnics at the jetty,
from 15:00 – time trials followed by steam to Wateredge Inn / Waterhead public jetty for pub supper,
night steam home as a flotilla.

Wednesday August 13th     courtesy calls and competition:
steam to Steam Boat Museum (tbc – depends on building progress) and RWYC (tbc - for a drink),
mid afternoon handicap / obstacle racing at WMBRC,
casserole buffet at 19:00

Thursday August 14th     classic rally stuff:
steam to Wray Castle harbour for midday picnic,
ice creams at Waterhead,
exercise stop at Brockhole,
carvery buffet at 19:00

Friday August 15th        still a morning to go:
steam around Belle Isle,
raft up behind the island for morning coffee and picnic luncheon,
disperse / pull out and clear WMBRC by 16:00.


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