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New CG vhf channels

From September 6 (10:00) 2017, the coastguard will be using new channels (62, 63 & 64) for MMSI broadcasts. They are, for some reason known only to themselves, being very coy about which channel will be used on which transmitter. … Continue reading

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ECA OOD Volunteers needed

We still need volunteers to come forward to run the two main Rallies below.   Please don’t be shy; we need your help and support to make the club run efficiently. Main Programme Rallies 26/28 Aug     RC(C)            OoD?   August Bank … Continue reading

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Portsmouth small boat channel update.

Dear members, For those of you who may not be aware, Portsmouth QHM has just published a new Local Notice to Mariners which introduces a significant change to the small boat channel.   This is published in the LNTM 24/17 … Continue reading

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Lobster Pots and Small Craft Safety Petition

Fellow member Gerry  English has  highlighted a petition to improve the marking of lobster pots, something we have all probably had issues with at one time or other. If you wish to support it you can find full details via … Continue reading

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Sad news about John Bellhouse – RIP

Please find below Jacqui’s Facebook posting about her very sad news: “Dear Friends, We are very sad to write that, following an ongoing infection in John’s right leg, yesterday he suffered critical heart failure from which he was unable to … Continue reading

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ECA 2016 AGM & Election Of Officers

EMSWORTH   CRUISING ASSOCIATION AGENDA FOR THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2016  TO BE HELD  AT  CHICHESTER YACHT CLUB  (CHICHESTER MARINA)  ON SATURDAY OCTOBER  1st AT 18.30.  1. Apologies 2. Minutes of the previous AGM held on 24ththOctober 2015 a. Motion to accept … Continue reading

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