John O'Gaunt Rowing Club 175th anniversary lunch
PUBLISHED: 09:55 08 December 2017 | UPDATED: 09:55 08 December 2017
Lancaster sporting club celebrate a special occasion
John O’Gaunt Rowing Club 175th anniversary lunch
Lorna and Steven Sullivan
Diana and John Holland
Paul and Nicola Nelson, Kerry Fisher and Adam Murfitt
Colin McDermid, Tony Mayell, Hazel Taylor, Ken Taylor and Chris Michell
Tony and Lesley Mayell
Karen Tidswell (Club Captain) and James Cullier
Mark Briegall, Claire Briegall and Scott Houghton
Janice and Mike Frith
Pat and Mike Pugh (Club Captain)
Neil Wigglesworth, Wendy Gibson, David Gibson and Alan Gibson
Group shot of the club
Kerry Fisher, Nicola Nelson, Debbie Collier and Kim Robins
Judy Bird and David Dunk
A celebratory lunch was held at Lancaster Golf Club on the precise day that Lancaster John O’Gaunt Rowing Club was formed 175 years ago.
Guests at the anniversary event included past and present members of the along with their partners, as well as the Mayor and Mayoress of Lancaster and Claire Briegal, chair of the North West Regional Rowing Council.
Approximately £1,200 was raised, which will go toward the club, and 20 copies of the limited edition print of the painting commissioned by local artist Chas Jacobs of the club rowers on a Sunday morning were sold.