Members and Associates are invited to the Association AGM to be held at the The Naval Club, 38 Hill Street, Mayfair, London. W1J 5NS on Friday 3rd March, 1930hrs for 2000.
Minutes of the last AGM and the agenda will be circulated to Members prior to the meeting.
In common with other London Clubs a dress code is maintained in the public rooms. Although a jacket and tie is no longer compulsory jeans and other such 'casual' attire are not permitted.
Address for Dorney Lake:
Dorney Lake, Eton College Rowing Centre, off Court Lane, Dorney, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 6QP
Exit at M$ Junction 7 follow slip road to roundabout
Turn left onto A4 towards Maidenhead
After traffic lights turn left at roundabout onto B3026, signposted for Dorney and Eton
On sharp left-hand bend, turn right, signposted Dorney Reach
After 400m enter Dorney Lake, Eton College Rowing Centre through large white double gates
Follow perimeter road to left of lake down to the boathouse
The 2017 Commemorative Cruise will be held at Chatham on the River Medway. A quay side Commemorative Service will be held on Sunday 28th at 11.00 alongside the Little Ships. All are welcome.
More information will be posted as the date approaches.
Updated Jan 2017
Up to 20 Little Ships are expected to attend this not-to-be -missed event on the banks of the River Thames at Henley.
'Dunkirk' will be released in theaters on July 21, 2017. Director Christopher Nolan has assembled a number of notable names for his upcoming (and first) war movie, chief among them being Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and Harry Styles.
Also starring a number of the Association's Little Ships including Hilfranor, Nyula, Elvin, Papillon, MTB102, Caronia, Mary Jane, Endeavour, New Britannic, Mimosa and RIIS I.
The Regatta Committee has invited the Association to join the Dartmouth Royal Regatta on the River Dart. Events will include an air display a review of classic boats and a steam rally. Further details at http://www.dartmouthregatta.co.uk/ .
For further information contact Jonathan Hawkins firstname.lastname@example.org .
The 2017 Veterans Cruise will take place over two days with up to 20 Little Ships based at Thames Motor Yacht Club, Hampton Court. Further details will be posted nearer the time.
The Association plans to return to Dunkirk in May 2020 to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Operation Dynamo. It is expected that around 50 Little Ships escorted by the RNLI and the Royal Navy will take part in the Return.