Hi all, due to the forecast for tomorrow we are going to cancel the shakedown session (Sunday 14th April) and hope the conditions improve for Thursday evening. Have a good weekend. Simon
This week a group of staff and volunteers attended a Mental Health Awareness session delivered by Richard Wakerell from Plymouth Mind (soon to be re-named Devon Mind). We learned how to recognise different types of mental health condition and what the underlying causes or triggers can be, as well as how to help someone experiencing […]
It’s nearly time for Horizons to get back on the water after what seems to have been a very long winter! We are hoping you all come out of hibernation and join us for another great season. If you are new to Horizons and would like to Volunteer in 2019 give us a call on 01752 605800 and we’ll […]
Volunteer feedback forms are now available on the Volunteers Page. Please take the time to have a look and let us know your thoughts on the season and training for the winter period. Hope you all have a good Christmas if we don’t see you before!
The Eddystone Pursuit is a very important fund-raising event for Horizons Plymouth and this year we entered 9 boats in 3 teams. Unfortunately there was not much wind and it was very hot. The high spot for ‘Papagena’ was taking delivery of 3 freshly-cooked hot dogs and 3 ice-cold drinks from ‘Bessie’ while about 2 […]
Here’s a short video about how we joined in the RYA ‘Push the Boat Out’ event. Unfortunately, there wasn’t much wind – so we actually had to TOW the Boats Out! A good time was had by all – with lots of new faces too.
The TSB Branch in Armada Way has made Horizons Plymouth their Local Charity Partner for 2017/18 and have been raising funds in many ways to help keep Horizons’ children sailing. They are doing a fantastic job and have raised over £400 so far from a range of different activities involving their staff and customers. A […]
It’s the middle of winter and some stalwart Horizons’ Volunteers are busy brushing up on their Navigation in a one-day refresher course run by Andrew Eccleston. BRING ON THE SUMMER!
Saturday the 22nd July will be last Saturday club session before the summer holidays. During the holidays we will continue to offer the Thursday evening session as normal but there will be no Saturday sessions until Saturday 9th September. RYA courses start on Monday 31st July and both Stage 1 and 2 courses are now full. […]
Horizons E-news June 2017 is now available. Have a read and see what’s been going on, and what we have on offer over the summer.