News & Newsletters

Spring 2018 Newsletter

By Admin | 26th March 2018 | 0 Comments

            SPRING 2018 NEWSLETTER Message from the Chairman I would normally have hoped to have got our newsletter to you earlier than this, so I hope you’ll bear with us when you hear what we have been up to. You will remember that we had been contacted before the last…

Vandalism

By Admin | 1st February 2018 | 0 Comments

Please be aware that a 30ft yacht came adrift last week and it is possible that her mooring chain had been cut.  Please be vigilant, and email any suspicious behaviour to info@blakeneyharbourassociation.co.uk.

Boatyard Theft

By Admin | 18th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Not quite the Christmas cheer(ful) news we would like to report at this time of the year. Thieves about sadly – this time an almost new tractor and front-end loader at Morston has been stolen. Sorry to say, but we need to be constantly vigilant. If there is anything that worries you please fill in…

Getting to the end of the Season Newsletter! – September 2017

By Admin | 4th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Even though there is the prospect of some  lovely days on the water still to be had, a sense of the beginning of autumn is inescapable. Of course our autumns can be fantastic! Wonderful colours, a new sense of quiet after the hurly-burly of the summer, and migratory birds leaving with the winter residents arriving…

Summer Newsletter

By Admin | 6th June 2017 | Comments Off on Summer Newsletter

Thanks to you 80 or so members who came to the AGM. We had a bit of a different format this year. Our activities have been split down into six working groups and each of the chairs of those groups had prepared a written report that was circulated to all members in advance, along with…

NEW YEAR NEWSLETTER

By Admin | 9th February 2017 | Comments Off on NEW YEAR NEWSLETTER

  And a very happy New Year to all. We seem to be bombarding you with Newsletters but as I said back in the Autumn there is just so much to say!! So let’s get straight on with it – and first and foremost I want to recognise and thank all those volunteers who are…

CHRISTMAS NEWSLETTER

By Admin | 9th February 2017 | Comments Off on CHRISTMAS NEWSLETTER

SS Hjordis It had been a 10 minute walk from his lodgings in South Coates Lane that took Captain Jensen to Hull’s Alexandra Dock. The gale rattled loose window frames of cottages packed tightly in the narrow streets and behind him a roof tile crashed to the ground. He stood on the quayside in the…

AUTUMN NEWSLETTER

By Admin | 10th November 2016 | Comments Off on AUTUMN NEWSLETTER

There is just so much going on with the Blakeney Harbour Association! Believe it or not, we can’t tell you everything in one newsletter! If we tried most people would fall asleep halfway through anyway! Therefore we’re going to have three issues between now and the New Year. I hope you don’t think that’s overkill.…

SUMMER MEETING MINUTES 26/8/2016 at 7pm – NEWS

By Admin | 12th September 2016 | Comments Off on SUMMER MEETING MINUTES 26/8/2016 at 7pm – NEWS

Minutes of BHA Summer meeting held in Blakeney Village Hall on Friday 26th August 2016 at 7pm     Welcome from the Chairman The BHA Chairman, Jim Temple, welcomed 62 members to the meeting and apologised for the change of venue which had resulted from Morston Village Hall having been double-booked.   Apologies for absence…

WINTER 2015 NEWSLETTER

By Admin | 18th April 2016 | Comments Off on WINTER 2015 NEWSLETTER

Firstly let’s allow ourselves a little self congratulation. We signed up a hundred and sixteen new members in 2015, that makes a total of three hundred and twenty seven! Not bad going. The old Blakeney Harbour Boatman’s Association successfully converted to a charity, the Blakeney Harbour Association. That means the Charity Commissioners recognise the community…