The Moorhen Model Boat Club is currently based at the Roydon Village Marina, Roydon, Harlow CM19 5EJ, The club was established in 1979 and currently has 44 members. We meet on the second Wednesday of every second month starting from January at the British Legion, Radburn Pavilion, Latton Common Road,Harlow, Essex. CM18 7EG. The club holds regattas on designated Sundays and Wednesdays from March to September and trophies are presented for the competitions at the prize giving dinner which is held in November each year.
The club also runs social events such as a night out at Harlow Greyhound Track. Our December meeting is used for a quiz night when members can bring their partners. The winning team members are presented with a bottle of wine and the losing team members with a wooden spoon - some teams have quite a collection of wooden spoons!
The Moorhen Model Boat Club also attends several shows, and exhibits at them during the course of the year. These include the London Engineering Exhibition at Alexandra Palace in January, The Charity Model Boat Show at Alford, Surrey in July, Wings and Wheels Spectacular at North Weald Airfield, Essex in June and the Model Boat Show, in Blackpool.
Our club is very active and friendly, so why not come and visit us at Roydon Village Marina. Further details can be obtained from our club Secretary, Alan Argent on Tel: 01945 870919, or the Social Secretary Andrew Hodsden on tel: 01279 419339