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latest BGA results back to previous levels

Fri May 13 2022

by Caroline

latest BGA results back to previous levels

Fri May 13 2022

by Caroline

We have received the latest BGA results. Unfortunately we are back to 300,000+ per ml. It could be that this is our base line.

vacant volunteering post -secretary

Tue May 10 2022

by Caroline

vacant volunteering post -secretary

Tue May 10 2022

by Caroline

New vacant volunteering post on the committee has become available. We are in need of an organised person to be our secretary.

Latest BGA results show a significant drop!

Thu Apr 28 2022

by Caroline

Latest BGA results show a significant drop!

Thu Apr 28 2022

by Caroline

A promising result from the latest samples taken from the lake.

Come and join us for our Wednesday evening windsurfing!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

Come and join us for our Wednesday evening windsurfing!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

All members welcome to join us each Wednesday from 5pm for windsurfing. Safety cover available.

Volunteering role available!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

Volunteering role available!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

We need volunteers to help with our annual weed cutting and removal programme from June onwards. Full training will be provided and no previous experience will be required.

EGM -Don't forget 9th May!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

EGM -Don't forget 9th May!

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

As per the email sent out to all members on the 16th April, please don't forget our EGM on 9th May at 7pm. This is to discuss and vote on some rule changes relating to membership. It would be great to see as many there as possible

Saturday Dinghy Training

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

Saturday Dinghy Training

Wed Apr 27 2022

by Caroline

An invite to all of our members:

BGA results 26/3

Thu Apr 07 2022

by Caroline

BGA results 26/3

Thu Apr 07 2022

by Caroline

Latest BGA figures show an increase of cell count possibly due to the warmer weather of a week or so back.

Hotmail account issues

Mon Mar 14 2022

by Caroline

Hotmail account issues

Mon Mar 14 2022

by Caroline

We have noticed a potential issue with members who have a hotmail account not receiving emails.

BGA results from 2nd March

Mon Mar 14 2022

by Caroline

BGA results from 2nd March

Mon Mar 14 2022

by Caroline

No real change in the latest set of figures.

re-start of club dinghy racing 5th March

Mon Feb 28 2022

by Caroline

re-start of club dinghy racing 5th March

Mon Feb 28 2022

by Caroline

Saturday dinghy racing will start again on 5th March. All welcome -juniors and adults.

static BGA result 13/2/22

Fri Feb 18 2022

by Caroline

static BGA result 13/2/22

Fri Feb 18 2022

by Caroline

New BGA sample results taken on the 13th Feb 22. We seem to be pretty static at the moment, which it makes it even more important for us to keep trying to get more barley straw in the water. If anyone can help next weekend (26th Feb), you would be very welcome!

working party on Saturday 26th February

Wed Feb 16 2022

by Caroline

working party on Saturday 26th February

Wed Feb 16 2022

by Caroline

All welcome, please come and help out to get more barley straw in the water. 10am onwards, thank you

potential windsurf instructors needed!

Mon Feb 14 2022

by Caroline

potential windsurf instructors needed!

Mon Feb 14 2022

by Caroline

Exciting opportunity for our windsurfers who want to help us grow our junior members! All info in the advert, please get in contact with us to [email protected] for more info

Member's survey

Sat Feb 12 2022

by Caroline

Member's survey

Sat Feb 12 2022

by Caroline

The general committee want to thank everyone who took the time to complete the recent membership survey and thank you to our junior members who designed it. The results were really useful and important to us and today we met to identify 5 key themes which we will look to address. These key areas are:

BGA results 30/1/22

Fri Feb 04 2022

by Caroline

BGA results 30/1/22

Fri Feb 04 2022

by Caroline

We are now testing fortnightly after guidance from the Environment Agency. This will hopefully show a bigger difference on each report. Both samples still contain the blue green oscillatoria sp. but the counts had gone down again slightly.

sailing trophies for 2022

Tue Jan 18 2022

by Caroline

sailing trophies for 2022

Tue Jan 18 2022

by Caroline

Sailing trophies for 2022. See one of the dinghy sailors if you want to get involved in an event.

BGA results from the 13th January

Mon Jan 17 2022

by Caroline

BGA results from the 13th January

Mon Jan 17 2022

by Caroline

No real change in blue green Oscillatoria sp. this last week. Open water showed 418,250 cells/ml and the jetty sample showed 372,750 cells/ml. Both samples showed a low abundance of unicellular green algae and had a low to moderate abundance of diatoms, as per last week.

BGA results from 6th Jan 2022

Thu Jan 13 2022

by Caroline

BGA results from 6th Jan 2022

Thu Jan 13 2022

by Caroline

Latest BGA result from the sample taken on the 6th Jan. A reduction which is good to see. Both samples still contained the blue-green Oscillatoria sp. and cell counts were as follows:Both samples also contained a low abundance of unicellular green algae and both also had a low to moderate abundance of diatoms, the latter not unusual as diatoms often form very early Spring blooms.

Next working party weekend 15/16th Jan

Wed Dec 29 2021

by Caroline

Next working party weekend 15/16th Jan

Wed Dec 29 2021

by Caroline

We would be very grateful for any help on the weekend of the 15th/16th January. Dan, our bosun has a long list of jobs that need doing and any time you can spare would be fantastic.

BGA results -sample taken 19th Dec

Wed Dec 29 2021

by Caroline

BGA results -sample taken 19th Dec

Wed Dec 29 2021

by Caroline

Sample taken 19th December. The lab reopens on the 4th Jan so we will take another sample then. Happy New Year to you all

latest BGA results

Wed Dec 15 2021

by Caroline

latest BGA results

Wed Dec 15 2021

by Caroline

latest BGA results at the club from the sample taken on 8/12 shows another rise. This week it has been suggested we miss and then take it early next week to allow for testing prior to Christmas.

members survey

Wed Dec 15 2021

by Caroline

members survey

Wed Dec 15 2021

by Caroline

Our junior reps have created a survey for all our members to complete to help the committee take the club forward in 2022. Please take the time to fill it out, all comments will be gratefully received. This will also be sent our via email and put on our website. Thank you

Reminder -please only use the tractor if authorised

Tue Dec 07 2021

by Caroline

Reminder -please only use the tractor if authorised

Tue Dec 07 2021

by Caroline

To all members, please remember that our tractor is only to be used by members with a full driving licence who have been shown how to operate it. This is for everyone's safety.

Storm Barra -please ensure your berths are secure

Tue Dec 07 2021

by Caroline

Storm Barra -please ensure your berths are secure

Tue Dec 07 2021

by Caroline

Storm Barra is coming across during the next day or two, please make sure your berth is secure and all boats and covers are securely fastened down