Volunteers and more Volunteers

Poly-tunnel hoops are up There has been a nice sequence of pictures posted on the Facebook group by Dave Brooks describing the superb efforts some of the volunteers in erecting our poly-tunnel for protection this winter. The gang were listed as ” Skipper Ian Ruffles with Reggie Andrews, Mick Nolan, Basil Brambleby, Bruce Richardson, and his dad”. The hoops went up on 16th November and there were even some pictures of 3rd Hand (Reggie)... Read More

Faversham Stories

It is a bit of a Faversham based post today starting with the fact that I have now received and been able to watch my copy of the latest film by Mike Maloney of ‘Red Sails’ fame; this one called Visions of a Creek. In this, which was never intended originally as a DVD for sale they tell the story of the controversial saga of Faversham’s Standard Quay being pretty much closed down as a barge-repair and maintenance centre (all be it... Read More

Greta Christmas Party

Sails squared away; Picture by Nancy Brambleby. A date for your diary. Greta’s Facebook timeline this morning has “Greta Christmas party on the 8th December 2012 at 9pm till later entertainment with Smiler “Rock Classics” all welcome — at Whitstable Yacht Club. For more on Whitstable Yacht Club see http://www.wyc.org.uk/ or thier Facebook ‘presence’ at http://www.facebook.com/WhitstableYC   Incidentally... Read More