Author: Lower Halstow Yacht Club

Peter Taylor funeral 2

Peter Taylor funeral

Hi all,many of you will have seen and spoken to ‘Pete’ at the club with his well loved boat Enliven. Peters son Paul has provided the following detail regarding the funeral service. It will...

Mooring chain 1

Mooring chain

Hello all, This year I have changed my chain supplier to a local source. This has reduced costs both in terms of chain and carriage. However some types  of chain have become more scarce...

Lift in thanks

Lift in thanks

Coming ashore of bobbin daze Sunday 27june   Hi,all that helped,if I name individuals, I’ll forget some one! So I’d like,to say a massive,thank you ,for the truly appreciated, Help and support, you all...

local road closure 25-27 june

local road closure 25-27 june

Please be aware, Stickfast lane is the road from Bobbing through to the sittingbourne side of Basser hill.. The road is to be closed from this Friday 25th through to Sunday 27th, 08.00  to...

Last lifts planned.

Last lifts planned.

Hi all, last planned lifts below. I will send reminders out to skippers about a week before.. Should we have full relaxation of the Covid .restrictions according to the RYA we will apply..  Amended...

storage ashore yard tidy

storage ashore yard tidy

Hi all, it is apparent when you walk the yard that we have not adequately cleared the boat storage places as per the storage ashore request form. We have tomorrows lifts then the last...

Cautionary re use of mooring raft

Cautionary re use of mooring raft

When using the raft for repairs be wary that the pulley hook can jam in the links of the chain. This is particularly difficult to resolve if using it at mud level to support...

Can you recommend any local boatyards?

Can you recommend any local boatyards?

Evening all -Showing my complete lack of experience here – can you recommend any local boatyards as I have never used one before? Its for keel work on a prospective purchase being negotiated.  I...

Boat fishing marks?

Boat fishing marks?

I am completely new to boat fishing and wondered if any members with more experience would be willing to share any fishing marks in the area? I am definitely not asking for any top...