Great racing run by a top race team, sailing in beautiful surroundings, excellent hospitality, camping on site… lambs on the fells, bunnies in the club grounds and daffodils on the shore… what more could you want for a memorable Easter? Ullswater Yacht Club's first open event of the season, the Daffodil Regatta is being held on Saturday and Sunday, April 20 and 21. There'll be daffodils galore at the prizegiving as UYC joins in Ullswater's
Published 16:54 on 12 Mar 2019
The 2019 UYC Handbook is available for collection by members from the club. They are in a box on a table in the bar. Liz Amos, the Handbook editor, asks members not to muddle up the alphabetical order, there are A-Z tabs separating them. If your copy isn't there, please check with the membership secretary via email that subs have been paid. The Handbook replaces the annual Year Book. It contains all the usual
Published 15:38 on 11 Mar 2019
Pictures from the successful annual Ullswater Litter Pick on March 6 organised by the LDNP Rangers with support from Distant Horizons and their canoes can be viewed in an album on the website. The club was used as a base for the volunteers who used canoes to pick rubbish from the shore and the lake. The pictures were taken by Fiona Gibson. Click on the following link: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmBQNp13
Published 15:15 on 11 Mar 2019
A summary of the consultation events held on February 9 & 10, including the financial presentation, as well as details of the Questions and Answers on both days are now available for download in the Portal under Members Area.
Published 14:03 on 12 Feb 2019
UYC is looking for a part time seasonal cook, weekends from late March to October to assist our chef in providing excellent quality breakfasts and lunches to our hungry sailing members and to help with the preparation of a Saturday evening meal service. For details go to Our Club...Job Vacancies.. or click on the link: Vacancy for seasonal cook
Published 11:24 on 5 Feb 2019
Ullswater Yacht Club launches into the 2019 racing season with a packed sailing programme for club members and seven major open events for visiting racers. The opens include the iconic Lord Birkett Memorial Trophy and a brand new weekend, the Ullswater Ultimate, which is part of the Great British Sailing Challenge. "It promises to be an exciting year for racers at UYC," said UYC Sailing Secretary, David Clarke. "We are delighted
Published 12:54 on 4 Feb 2019
We are very sorry to hear of the sudden death of long standing UYC member and Tempest sailor John Wilson-Smith on January 18. John's funeral will be held on Friday, February 8, at 1.30pm at St Bede's Chapel, Teesside Crematorium, Acklam Road, Middlesbrough TS5 7HD.
Published 09:50 on 29 Jan 2019
All UYC official email addresses are changing from February 1. The old addresses will no longer work from Friday. They have been replaced by gmail addresses, as in Secretary Marion Marshall's - email@example.com All club officials can be emailed using the new addresses via the Contacts section on this website.
Published 14:49 on 27 Jan 2019
Consultation meetings on the future of the club are being held on Saturday, 9th February, at 1.30pm at the Parkin Hall, Pooley Bridge and Sunday, 10th February, at 1.30 pm at the Holiday Inn, Scotch Corner. Details are in Members News in the Portal on this website and in an email sent out to members on January 23.
Published 13:10 on 24 Jan 2019
Membership renewals are to go out by email in the next few days but please hold off attempting to renew until you receive an email headed 'Please Confirm Your 2019 UYC Membership Renewal'. Not getting emails from UYC? It is worth checking Junk and Trash folders for UYC emails from UYC Sailing Club Manager and adding the Ullswater YC Membership email address - firstname.lastname@example.org - to your Contacts list to avoid future mailings going into
Published 11:57 on 11 Jan 2019