Up River Chinese – July 2019

What a fantastic night!  It was great to have 9 boats in attendance.  We had the river to ourselves and were able to travel up and down in convoy, passing prawn crackers from boat to boat!  Even the weather just about held off for our impromptu musical performance.  Thanks to Gill and Mike Case for
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Opening cruise lunch

We were back at The Ship Inn again this year and enjoyed a fantastic Sunday Lunch.  It was great to have 5 boats in attendance and over 20 members, including some new ones. After a miserable few days, the weather finally turned and we had some lovely afternoon sun for cruising up and down the
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Club grounds flattened

On Tuesday 23 April, a digger and driver, hired by the club changed the landscape of the Chester Motor Boat Club forever. The raised area had long made it difficult for people to manoeuvre their boats back up on to their moorings after they had been out on the water. At a recent committee meeting,
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Submarine launch planned

Chester Motor Boat Club are renovating a submarine which they plan to use in the River Dee in the next few weeks. The submarine, built in 1959 and previously used for salvage operations, was purchased from Mahon Harbour in Spain. It was then transported 1300 miles to its new home on the banks of the
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John works on boat

John has been working on his boat, painting the hull and sanding some wooden trim by hand.