RYA Sailing Instructor Courses 2018
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We are the only facility of our kind in East Anglia, providing a wide range of activities and opportunities for our visitors

Women's Sailing Course 2018
Our course specially for women to learn to sail or improve their sailing, with women instructors will take place on Monday evenings from 11th June - 16th July. £90. Please get in touch if you are interested - 01692 630572 info@nancyoldfield.org.uk
First Aid courses in 2018
We have two more RYA First Aid courses before the Spring, so if you need to update your First Aid, please get in touch. £75 for the day and includes the manual. Dates are 10th and 17th March.
A big thank you to Claire Penstone-Smith who has raised £1000 for the Trust!
Claire and four friends completed their goal, walking over half of Wainwright’s Coast to Coast, 111 miles, in 8 days from St Bees in Cumbria to Reeth in Yorkshire, in memory of her mum. They are planning to walk the other 100 miles in 2018.
Robert and Gerry had a very colourful bad hair day in aid of the Trust!
Robert and Gerry had their hair dyed in aid of the Trust on Monday! Donations in support of this venture are very much welcomed!
Driving Miss Daisy
You may be interested to know there is an organisation called Driving Miss Daisy which offers a friendly service for anyone who does not drive but wishes to get out and about.
Equal Lives Video
Equal Lives continue to unite the voices of people who face disabling barriers and work to enable them to live barrier free, independent and Equal Lives!
Newsletter August 2016
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Increase in our suggested donation for boat trips
The Trustees have agreed an increase of £1 on day bookings to £11 and £2 per day on residential bookings to £34. These will take effect from 1st January 2017. We have a Bursary Fund for those on limited incomes, so please ask about it.
Heron Lodge generous donation!
Heron Lodge in Wroxham has very generously donated £200 and had a wonderful cruise this week. They even got their photo in the EDP!
Newsletter June 2016
An update on Summer activities at the Trust.
New boat "Adventurer"
We have a new sailing boat - an RS Venture Keel called "Adventurer". The boat has two front-facing bucket seats and is exciting to sail! Book your sail with us on 01692 630572
Holiday bookings!
Our bungalow is now fully booked over the Summer but we do have availability in October - and the weather is usually beautiful for sailing then! We are also taking bookings for Summer 2017 so get in early!
Interview With Our Administrator
This interview with our administrator explains what the Trust does.
Winter Holidays In Norfolk
Our fully accessible self-catering bungalow is warm, comfortable and well placed to discover the pleasures of the Broads in Winter. It is also a good base for exploring further afield in Norfolk.
Defibrillators on board!
Thanks to generous funding from the Big Lottery, all of our boats now go out carrying a defibrillator on board. We haven't yet had to use them, but if there is a medical emergency, our staff and volunteers are trained and ready.
June 2015 Newsletter
Here is a copy of our latest newsletter!
May 2015 Newsletter
Here is a copy of our latest newsletter!
Why Not Take a Winter Break On The Broads
Come and stay with us and take advantage of our special Winter rate!
Death of Former Chairman Cyril Durrant
The death has been announced of Cyril Durrant, former trust Chairman.
February 2015 Newsletter
Here is a copy of our latest newsletter!
December 2014 Newsletter
Here is a copy of our latest newsletter!
Increase in Charges from 1st January 2015
The Board of Trustees has decided to raise the minimum donation visitors pay for our boat trips and for residential stays from 1st January 2015.
November 2014 Newsletter
Here is a copy of our latest newsletter!
Sailing Volunteers Needed
We need experienced sailors to help us next season.