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Breakfast Meetings

The meetings are short but often include interesting speakers on all kinds of subjects.

Andy Thompson and his wife Alice


A good example was when Andy Thompson who is in charge of the Pilot Boats at Ramsgate Harbour came along to our breakfast meeting on 28th October 2016 to give us a fantastic talk! Not only did we hear about all sorts of things that happen at sea that we had no knowledge of, but some pretty life threatening situations he had experienced as well.

Andy then moved on to the funnier side of his job which had many members crying with laughter over the passenger he once had on board who was given a carrier bag in case he was sick, but claimed it wasn't needed as he was from Birmingham!!! Oh dear, his confidence was very short-lived. We will never be able to look at Tesco carrier bags in quite the same way again!!!

And the thought of him being tossed from the Pilot boat onto the other boat, followed shortly afterwards by his toolbox will never be forgotten.

If you are interested and would like to come to a meeting, contact us (see Contact Details).

Breakfast Meetings 2018

January
05 January 2018 Speaker – Kathy Bailes. Independent Reporter.
12 January 2018 Speaker – Paul Marchant from the charity Headway EK.
19 January 2018 Business Meeting.
26 January 2018 Club Forum.

February
02 February 2018 Speaker – Eddie Smith "From Heights to Hats"
09 February 2018 Coffee meet-up at Joe's cafe. (See events to come).
16 February 2018 Speaker – Ann Long. "My adoption story".
23 February 2018 Business Meeting.

March
02 March Speaker Amanda Hill from "The Doggy Shrinks".
09 March Club Forum
16 March 2018 Business Meeting
23 March 2018 Speaker (TBC).
30 March 2018 No meeting. (Good Friday).

April
06 April Coffee meet-up at Joe's Cafe. (See events to come)
13 April 2018 Speaker (TBC).
20 April 2018 Business Meeting.
27 April 2018 AGM

May
04 May 2018 Coffee meet-up at Joe's Cafe (see events to come)
11 May 2018 Speaker (TBC).
18 May 2018 Business |Meeting
25 May 2018 Speaker (TBC).

June
01 June 2018 Club Assembly
08 June 2018 Speaker (TBC).
15 June 2018 Speaker (TBC).
22 June 2018 Business Meeting
29 June 2018 No breakfast meeting. Club Handover Day (evening event)