Nominations for Chairman

Nominations for Chairman

We have had two nominations for club chairman.  The EGM will be held on 27th November 7pm votes will be taken by ballot on the evening of the EGM or via email (to the Secretary) Tessa Theobald on those out of the country or unable to attend the meeting.  All full members over the age of 18 are eligible to vote. The two people that have sent nominations are Alan Harris and David Green. Please find … Read entire article »


Nipper Presentation Night

Sunday 30th November 4pm – 7pm will be Nipper Presentation night for all nippers, parents and friends at the surf club.  This will also include the 13 year age group from this year that is now training with the youth. Please could everyone bring a plate of food  to make up a buffet,  tea /coffee will be available and the bar will also be open. Please speak to Emma or Herbie on Friday night for more information. Can I also remind Nippers could you please bring a filled jar with you either to nippers or on the 30th as we are running a nippers tombola stall at the Christmas Fayre on the 6th December. many thanks Emma & Herbie … Read entire article »

Reminder Christmas Fayre

Reminder Christmas Fayre

The Portreath Christmas Fayre will be at the surf club on Saturday 6th December 2pm – 5pm.  Come and do some Christmas shopping lots of  tables from local people in the village, such are jewellery, cards, crafts, cake and home made chutney and pate. Spend some of your pennies on the tombola, raffle and relax by having refreshments and help … Read entire article »

Redruth Pool Closed

Sorry there is no swimming on Monday 17th November due to Redruth School being closed for maintenance.  The pool should be open on Wednesday for stillwater training.  Please check the website and face book for update. … Read entire article »

Ale Night

Sorry we are going to have to cancel the Ale tasting night due to numbers, we apologise to those who have bought tickets and/or expressed interest please see Debbie or Julie Pascoe for a refund.   We will hopefully look at rescheduling the night in the New Year. … Read entire article »

Please support Kerenza

Please support Kerenza

Club member Kerenza Piotrowicz has decided to support her cousin who is just about to undertake brain surgery.  Please read her story and if you can support her in her goal to raise money for Evelina Children’s hospital   Twelve years ago Kerenza’s beautiful niece Ellie was born.  Unfortunately due to complications with the birth, she was born with Quadriplegia Cerebral Palsy.  … Read entire article »

Role of Chairman

Please find below the job description for the role for club chairman.  Nominations for this post is open till the 20th November and the EGM takes place 27th November. Position title Chair Responsible to N/A Responsible for The Executive Committee and Club Officers Scope and purpose of position To provide strategic and financial leadership and guidance to the Executive Committee and Club Officers and manage the ongoing development of the club Duties and responsibilities Chair Executive Committee and any other sub committee as and when required Working with the Club President to provide the organisation of the club AGM or any EGM Health and Safety within the club Disciplinary issues within the club Club rules and polices Corporate sponsorship and fundraising Clubhouse development Monitoring and development of club website and webcam   Internal relationships The … Read entire article »

Notice of EGM

  Portreath SLSC will hold an EGM 27th November 7pm at the surf club We hereby give 21 days notice of an EGM. Following the resignation of our Club Chairman the Executive Committee have decided to hold an Extraordinary General Meeting.  This meeting will be conducted in the same way as our AGM. If you would like to nominate yourself, or somebody else (with their consent) for the post of Chairperson, please email our club secretary Tessa Theobald on  Closing date for nominations will be Thursday 20th November, nominations will then be advertised and votes taken by ballot on the evening of the EGM or via email (to the Secretary) for those out of the country or … Read entire article »

Nipper News

  As from Friday 7th November there will be an increase in swimming fees. sand hoppers £1 6pm – 6.45pm and 6.45pm – 7.30 sessions £1.50 7.30pm – 8.30pm £2.00 Cornish Granite sports who supplies the clubs clothing will be on poolside tomorrow night (Friday 7th) selling lots of things, which will make great Christmas presents. On Saturday 22nd there will be two fundraising events happening.  Throughout the day the club will be bag packing at the Range in Truro.  Debbie Cliffton Griffith will have a timetable for you to put your name down, all we are asking is an hour from each nipper.  In the evening it will be the turn of the parents and friends to raise some money … Read entire article »

Rob Phillips

Rob Phillips

To All Members,   It is with regret that we have reluctantly accepted Rob Phillips letter of resignation from the post of Chair at Portreath SLSC.  We appreciate that this has not been an easy decision for Rob to make but as a committee fully support and understand his reasoning for this decision.   Rob has taken this club to County, National and International … Read entire article »