THE ROYAL NAVY CLUB
DINNER CARD FOR 2021
29 October 2020
To commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar CANCELLED DUE TO PANDEMIC
1500 AGM 2020
4 February 2021
|To celebrate Founders’ Day and to entertain the Admiralty Board
HELD AS A ZOOM CONFERENCE
(No Members’ Guests)
4 June 2021
|Dinner rearranged to July date. Committee meeting unchanged||Zoom||1430 Committee|
16 July 2021
Spouses and Partners welcome
28 October 2021
To commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar
Royal Maritime Club
1800 AGM 2021
3 February 2022
|To celebrate Founders’ Day
and to entertain the Admiralty Board
(No Members’ Guests)
NB: Spouses and partners are warmly welcome as guests at June dinners.
* Not a Guest Night. Club dines the Admiralty Board. All other dinners are guest nights.
** Royal Maritime Club, Queen Street, Portsmouth PO1 3HS (previously the “Sailors’ Home Club”)
- 6.15 for 7.00 p.m. for all London dinners (6.45 for 7.30pm dinners elsewhere)
- Dress: Dinner Jacket without Decorations or Medals
- Cost: London: Members £80, Guests £90; Elsewhere: Members £65, Guests £75
Members intending to dine are requested to:
- If possible, give at least seven days notice to the Secretary of The Royal Navy Club at the address below.
- If invitation card to guest(s) is wished for, notify Secretary with the names, addresses & post nominals of guest(s)
- Make payment of the appropriate dinner charge in advance of the dinner – payment on arrival is undesirable and stands the risk of being mislaid during a good dinner!
See printed dinner card for payment online procedure.
Pre-dinner drinks reception start times have been advance by 15 mins to give more time for fellowship.
There will be a seating plan for all dinners. Members should make known any seating preferences on notifying the Secretary of their intention to dine, and include any need for pre-dinner changing facilities.
Members are encouraged to pay on line direct to the Royal Navy Club account at Holt’s Military Banking and are requested to inform the Secretary in advance of their intention. Surname, initials and month of dinner should be used as the reference.
All Committee and Trustee meetings will be held in the Naval Club, Mayfair, unless stated otherwise
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS 2020 & 2021
Date, time & venue noted above. Agenda published separately.
38 Hill Street
London W1J 5NS
Phone: 0207 493 7672
The Naval Club offers accommodation to members attending our London dinners.
The Army & Navy Club (the “Rag”) and the Naval & Military Club (the “In & Out”) offer temporary honorary membership to those dining with the Royal Navy Club in London for the night of the dinner.
For reservations telephone
- Army & Navy Club 0207 827 8029
- Naval & Military Club 0207 827 5757
NOTICES OF DINNERS
Notices, with the names of Presidents and Principal Guests, are posted in Service Clubs and shore Wardroom Messes.
You can also sign up (in the footer, below) to receive Notices by email.
Reports of dinners which have taken place are published by The Daily Telegraph.
A list of more recent dinners can be found below and in the archive.
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|Date||Venue||No. Dining||President||Club Guests|
|4 February 2021||Zoom Conference||110||VAdm Sir Charles Montgomery||Rt Hon Ben Wallace MP
Admiral Tony Radakin
Rear Admiral Iain Lower
|29 October 2020||Cancelled due to Pandemic||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|6 February 2020||Naval and Military Club,
|76||VAdm Sir Charles Montgomery||Admiral Tony Radakin
Vice Admiral Jerry Kyd
Vice Admiral Nick Hine
Lt Cdr Mark White
|24 October 2019||HMS Victory||104||Cdre Rob Vitali||Dr Nicholas Rodger|
|14 June 2019||RY Britannia||96||RAdm Neil Rankin||RAdm John Weale|
|7 February 2019||The Naval Club, Mayfair||73||Adm Sir Mark Stanhope||Rt Hon Earl Howe PC
Admiral Sir Philip Jones
Vice Admiral Ben Key
Vice Admiral Tony Radakin
Maj Gen Gwyn Jenkins RM
Maj Gen Charlie Stickland RM
Lt Cdr James Wallington-Smith
Mr George Hutchinson
|25 October 2018||The Wardroom, HMS NELSON||85||Cdr Paul Ottewell||Prof Julian Lindley-French (speaker),
Lt Cdr Hugh Harris RN (Prize winner)
|7 June 2018||HMS EAGLET, Liverpool||54||VAdm Michael Gretton||Mr Jonathan Dimbleby (speaker)
Cdre Philip Waterhouse
Surg Cdr Harry Rourke RNR
Dr Laura Smith
Lt Cdr Roy Miller RNR