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 Covid-19 - Wild on Windemere - CANCELLED
2020 Membership Renewal - Simplified rates

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10th March - Covid 19. The Association’s position 10th March 2020
Given the unprecedented concern and coverage of the Covid 29 virus spread and the actions that are being considered by governments across the world, it only seems appropriate to outline the Association’s current position.  I say current, because the situation ...
02nd March - Twenty Two in Twenty Twenty – the 2020 AGM
Storm Jorge didn’t manage to keep 22 of us from The Tamesis Sailing club, even passing through quickly so that we could bask in the sunshine during the AGM and lunch. The Thames flowed fast (within the banks, thankfully) ...
22nd December - We’re back – apologies for the break in service
I would like to apologise to all of our readers for the non-availability of the website in the past few days. A small change triggered some unexpected impacts on the site. I have now resolved the issues and spent time ...

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Spotted on Facebook group “Rotting in a Boatyard”
04th April
Spotted on Facebook group “Rotting in a Boatyard”
1958 Daily Express Boat Show Prize – An Atalanta!
02nd April In 1958 the prize for Daily Express National Boat Show was an Atalanta! Specifically A70 Catalina! John Dixon kindly provided the cutting tin the photograph (much ...
1958 Daily Express Boat Show Prize - An Atalanta!
Reply To: Dinghy draft
02nd April Thanks “AOA Keymaster” – I’ve watched the youtube – useful variation on the Will Sterling method – but needs three people instead of two.  Not ...
AOA Annual Dinner
02nd April Dinner menu and attendance cards for the first seven Annual Dinners – Atalanta Owners know how to enjoy themselves! These cards were kindly donated ...
AOA Annual Dinner
Reply To: Dinghy draft
28th March Battens and string? https://youtu.be/dEoi2E05zDU
Reply To: Dinghy draft
28th March Thanks Nick, I’ve had a look at the two websites you mention.  Teamac fine but short on detail.  Classic Boat article by Will spot on and ...