It is with heavy Hart to report the passing of Robert Chandler (Bob) a Duck Club member for over 50 years and also been President twice in is 50 years has a member. Bob love being a member of the Duck Club and enjoy taking part in all the events, Duck Race, Duck Club Sports Day and the putting up the Xmas lights. Has he enjoyed seeing children faces light up with smiles when the Xmas lights were switched on. President Karl Kinchin and members of the Duck Club would like to pass on there condolences to Bob wife and family.
Date September 28th
Location Richmond Town Hall Market Place Richmond North Yorkshire
Timing 9am Doors open.
Tea & Coffee, soft drinks will be served.
Admission £1.00 on the door there will also be raffle tickets on sale.
Other items that will be on sale will be, cakes, scones, bic a brac, books, a Tombola.
Richmond Duck use this coffee morning to raise funds to help support children in the Richmondshire areas. Please come along and support the club
Duck Club Sports Day
Location Richmond Cricket Club
Timing gate open at 2pm
There will be many activities for the young ones to take part in, even toddles Also mums & dads can take part. There will be refreshments sold on the day, there is no entry fee. So tell your friends to come on down and have some fun.
29th May 2017 Bank Holiday
Judging takes place Nuns car park Richmond North Yorkshire timing to be posted at a later date
Good day out for the whole family, why not enter a float there is prize monies to be won
This years the Duck Club has join together with Richmond Round Table to put a float together for the Bank Holiday parade. President Karl Kinchin of the Duck Club and Chairman Stuart Savage of the Round Table are looking forward to Bank Holiday Monday.
I can assure the people of Richmondshire I will be full dress this year, looking at the forecast we could be in for some rain. Lets all hope the weather turn out like it did for the Duck race. See you all there
Starting location Green Bridge Richmond North Yorkshire, Finish post Batts close to Mercury Bridge Richmond North Yorkshire
Date 1st May 2017
Start time 2pm
These can be purchase from behind the bar at the Black Lion Hotel Finkle Street Richmond North Yorkshire , Secretary via contacting by website, Facebook, gmail. Details for tickets to go on sale will be posted closer to the time. In the event of the river swale is in flood. There will be draw for the winning duck which will be held on Richmond Batts North Yorkshire
1st Prize £300.00 for first duck to cross finishing line
2nd Prize £200.00 for second duck to cross finishing line
3rd Prize £100.00 for third duck to cross finishing line
last Duck home £25.00 to cross finishing line
After the A.G.M in February this year the Duck Club members have appointed the new committee
Preident Karl Kinchin
Chairman Alex Watkins
Treasurer Michael Wood
Assistant Treasurer Michael Thompson
Secretary Paul Spencer
The Duck Club committee and members would like to take this opportunity to Thank Robert Chandler. Who has representative the Duck Club, as President for a number of years. Robert will still remain a active member of the Duck Club and take over the roll has Quarter Master in the club.
Karl in his new roll as President is looking forward to carrying out his first duty which will be Pancake race at Richmond |Cricket club on Saturday 25th February. First race will start at approximate 11.30am. President and members hope that there will be good turn out