Hornet News

HSSC Weekly Update Friday 15th September 2017

From the Club Sec

Dear Members,

Quiz Night Thurs 21 Sep - Only 4 teams confirmed. If interested please register by Tuesday latest. Teams of 4, £5 entry. Pie 'n' Chip supper £4.95. Please register your team through the office and let us know if you wish to take supper. Bar opens at 6.30 with Quiz at 7.45.

Gin Tasting Evening Sat 30 Sep - Come along to sample the Club's range of Gin accompanied with a selection of Fever Tree Tonics. Price is £10 per person including canapés and nibbles. Starts at 7pm. Bookings being taken.

Trafalgar Night Friday 20th Oct - Booking up fast. The book is open for members + 1 guest with a reserve list for additional guests. Guest speaker is Andrew Baines, Curator of HMS VICTORY. Evening starts with welcome drinks at 7pm followed by our traditional formal dinner, Ships of the Line, port, coffee and shanties. Dress is black tie / mess undress with miniatures. Cost is £28 per person. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Pickle Night Sat 28 Oct - Book is now open. Come along for a fun and entertaining evening.

Winter Lift Offer and Booking Form - Please find attached Winter Lift Offer and Booking form. Berthholders and Members are asked to submit their forms as early as possible even if you are yet decided on your dates. Any spare capacity after Sep will be opened to SSA members. Copy of insurance and proof of ownership (if not already held) will be required. Please note that completed forms are required for all lifts.

Electricity on Pontoons - A reminder that electric is charged from 1 Oct - Please ensure you have an electric meter available from the Marina Office. Those drawing electric and without a meter will be charged the £2 a day rate.

RNSA Wed Racing Series - For more information email: Richardhanslip@gmail.com.

Hornet Twitter - Access to Hornet twitter is @HornetSC.

Access to Navwarns and LNTM - Members are reminded that they can register their email address with QHM to be included in the distribution. http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/qhm/portsmouth/local-notices

Training Courses - Details of Training courses available to members and their families are available on the Website under 'events' and the members only notice board. If you require a log on or password please email me. I would be grateful if members could take a look at the website, check your personal details, and recommend any suggestions for proposed improvements.
Forthcoming Club Events

2017 - Dates for the Diary with many new entries for your diary

Sat 16 Sep - Carvery evening open to members - please book if you can 02392 580935

Thurs 21 Sep - Quiz Night (Register your Team Now!)

Fri 22 Sep - Rally to Bembridge

Fri 29 Sep - MacMillan Coffee Morning from 1030 - bring along a cake or a bottle to support this worthwhile cause

Sat 30 Sep - Gin Tasting Evening Book Open

Fri 20 Oct - Trafalgar Night Dinner Book Open

Sat 28 Oct - Pickle Night Book Open

Sun 12 Nov - Remembrance Day
followed by Carvery Lunch

Sat 9 Dec - Christmas Ball (Book open)

Thurs 14 Dec - Christmas Carols

Fri 15 Dec - Staff XMas drinks and Prize Draw

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