Rival Owners Association
ROA AGM and annual dinner 2014:
The AGM and dinner will be held as usual at the East India Club in St James's Square on the Friday of the London Boat Show, January 10th 2014. Details and a booking slip can be found here.
International Boat Show – Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th January 2014
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS TICKET OFFER
PROMOTIONAL CODE: JG1
Single ticket £12
Pair(s) of tickets £22
WEBSITE BOOKING: www.londonboatshow.com
TELEPHONE BOOKING: 0844 776 7766
Tickets are valid any single day of the show and
can be booked up to midnight on Saturday 11th January.
A single transaction fee of £1.75 applies whether ordering one or any greater number of tickets.
Youngsters 15 years or under go free (up to two per accompanying adult) provided tickets for them are requested when ordering adult tickets.
Tickets can only be purchased in the multiples shown above – e.g. for 5 adults please order 2 pairs and 1 single ticket. For group orders of 10 or more tickets ONLY use the TELEPHONE BOOKING number.
Tickets can be printed at home, delivered by post, or collected at the Show. Because tickets ordered via postal delivery could take up to 7 days to arrive, those purchased at short notice can be collected on arrival from the advance ticket box office at the West entrance (Custom House DLR station). The most expedient option, for those ordering tickets over the Internet, is to use the website’s 'Print at Home' facility.
When booking by phone or via the website you will be asked to select the day you expect to visit. This is merely to help the organiser predict visitor numbers for logistical purposes. The tickets you receive will be valid for ANY single day.
WEBSITE STEP–BY–STEP BOOKING PROCEDURE
Between Monday & Wednesday advance tickets are
You do not require the JG1 code to order them
Telephone booking calls are charged at 10p per min from BT landlines. Calls from mobiles may cost considerably more. Offer cannot be used in association with any other offer. Standard terms are available on the Southampton Boat Show website.
Local Groups 2013:
The East Coast's 2013 Winter Lunch will be on Saturday 2 March. As previously, it will be as guests of the Haven Ports Yacht Club at Levington Marina on the River Orwell. We assemble at 12 noon. It is a very friendly pub lunch which is always good fun in good company so please do come if you can. Just email Eric Orme - ormeric at gmail.com - or call 01394 648077 by 20 Feb so that he has an idea of numbers.
Saturday, 23rd November: Laying Up Supper at the RAFYC, Hamble. Full details, with the menu and booking form, can be found here
Jeremy Lenton (R34 Tantine) has offered to step in as the new local VP. Please contact him for details of events in 2013.
Ian Binnie reports that he has arranged the use of the Barbeques at Loch Aline for the weekend of the 26th and 27th May 2012. The meet can anchor adjacent to the old boathouse at the end of the loch on the south east side and he will start the barbeques late afternoon. Ian will send directions later and can be contacted by email.
Possible future International events - here