After five very challenging days on the water we are delighted to announce that we now have four new EAST Keelboat Instructors.


Dave Angless

James Crossley

Gemma Waters

Chris Rees

In addition Chris Bignall from Northampton Sailability also successfully completed the course with us.




The photo is of all the candidates and the RYA coaches that took them through the course.


2016 AGM

25/02/2016
Thursday 25th of February saw the EAST Annual General Meeting. 2015 had been a successful season and 2016 promises to be even better.

Granta Lodge Donation

31/12/2015
EAST was nominated by Gill Rowe, Grand Master of Granta Lodge, Cambridge, as her charity. The photograph shows Gill presenting a cheque for £856 to Chairman, Geoff Dreher, at a maintenance session which was held on 8th December 2015 at the EAST Waterside Community Centre. We are very grateful to the ladies of Granta Lodge for their generous donation.

Rotary Club Donation

28/12/2015
Chairman Geoff Dreher receiving a cheque from Neil Hewitt, treasurer of the Rotary Club of Ipswich East. The presentation was made at the Rotary Christmas Lunch which was held on the 22nd December 2015. The generous donation will be used to purchase six new lifejackets.

Winter Maintenance - WASHING MACHINE WANTED

03/12/2015
Maintenance of the EAST fleet progresses under the watchful eyes of bosuns John Maxwell and Mike Peacey.

If anyone has an unwanted, working washing machine please contact the bosuns. (For washing rigging etc.)

WANTED - COINS - MEDALS - CURRENCY

01/12/2015
WANTED all your unwanted coins, foreign or pre decimal, also foreign notes, medals, or badges. There is a collection box in the EAST Waterside Community Centre. We are able to sell these and raise funds. Thank you.

Felixstowe Carnival

19/08/2015

Sainsburys July 2015

17/07/2015
Presentation from Sainsburys

RYA SI Course

05/07/2015
RYA Senior Instructor Course July 2015

Ipswich Golf Club

16/05/2015
Ipswich Golf Club support EAST

The morning of 14th May

14/05/2015
The morning of 14th May

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