Monthly Archives: April 2016

Formal Club Opening

Arrival of the Duke of Edinburgh: note the brass hat and the obligatory hands clasped behind posteriors! Opening of the Sailing Club. Left foreground: Freddie Baker (Commodore); Uffa Fox next to the Duke of Edinburgh. Keep smiling past the queues of dignitaries! Is that really our external staircase? I guess the Fifteens will just have to wait […]

Grafham Water Sailing Club: 50-Years Young

This summer, on July 2nd, we’re celebrating the club’s golden anniversary. Planned events include a 9-hour race, details of which (and other likely festivities) will be announced shortly. Meanwhile, we’re compiling a photo album to reflect some of the more memorable happenings over the past 50 years. To kick-start this process, we’ve tracked down a promotional […]