Bridlington Model Boat Society

Open Day 14th July 2002

This years open day was an extra special event for us, as well as showing off our lake and facilities to the public, we also held a ceremony where Councillor Rowan Blake-James BA, Chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council formally handed over the deeds to our site, this finalised our purchase of the freehold having previously rented the site from ERYC for the past 14 years.

Councillor Rowan Blake-James arrives to be greeted by our secretary Ian Phillips (left) and chairman Peter Harrison (right)

Councillor Blake-James tries her hand at driving a model boat, and very good at it she was too


Left to right, John Foster (treasurer), Derek Stamper (President), Ian Phillips (Secretary), Councillor Blake-James, Peter Harrison (Chairman), kneeling, junior member James Price.

The formal handover of the deeds for Bridlington Model Boat Society's Carnaby Lake site.