2020 Daffodil Rally 28/29 March

     Emsworth Cruising Association
Daffodil Rally
Portchester Sailing Club
28th – 29th March 2020


28th Mar – HW Chichester 13:50 GMT 4.5m

29th Mar – HW Chichester 15:21 BST 4.4m (BST started)

This is our first sailing rally of the season, however if you have not launched yet or the weather is bad then the rally will still take place so see below. Everyone welcome.

If you are coming by car then drive round in the afternoon to join us with the meal and fun*. It is the same format and band as last year, so if you remember that you will remember what a great evening was had by all.

If coming by boat then on the 28th leave EYH from 11:45 GMT onwards to arrive at Portchester S.C. around 15:00 GMT. Either moor on the walk ashore pontoon (drying), mid-river pontoon, or PSC buoy on arrival (more details provided nearer the time). OOD is Jane Hoolahan 07776373938 Jarretts, Communication Channel 16/8.

Pre Rally meeting 8pm at The Lord Raglan Friday 27th March (for those sailing.)

The club bar is open all afternoon. Meeting for pre-dinner drinks any time after 17.00 hrs. In the evening we have a meal booked in the clubhouse for 19.00, along with live entertainment from the excellent NuthingYet Band 21.00 till 23.00.

If on a boat, then on Sunday 29th leave PSC moorings about 12:00 BST. If there is enough demand PSC will be serving breakfast in the clubhouse from about 09:00 BST, so why not partake before leaving. (pre booking definitely required for this and a reasonable number required to ensure availability of this service. On offer fully cooked breakfast or bacon sandwiches)

The Evening meal will consist of 2 courses**, choices from:


½ Chicken, Coleslaw and chips

½ Ribs, Coleslaw and chips


Apple Tart
Chocolate Fudge Cake


Cost is £20.00 per head. A deposit of £8 per head will be payable in advance. Details of how to pay by BACS can be found in your year book, or will be emailed to you on receipt of the booking form, please complete the form on the below. Meal price is £12 payable on the night at the bar. Drinks also pay as you go at the bar.

Booking, Deposits, and Menu choices no later than 21st Mar Please.


*PSC is at Waterside Lane, PO16 9NQ. Car parking is at the club or in the castle car park on Waterside Lane. All gate/access codes will be provided nearer the time.

**Note: PSC cannot guarantee any of the choices are allergen free, If you have special dietary requirements please let us know asap so we can accommodate you.

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