Category Archives: The Basin Oars RNLI 200 Club

RNLI 200 Club Rejoin and Thank you

Please click on the link below to view our Thank You poster for everyone who has helped us achieve the grand total of £5000 to be donated to the RNLI for last year’s fundraising efforts through the 200 Club.

200 2020 Rejoin letter

We have now reached 200 members, which is fantastic news. This means we will be able to raise more funds for the RNLI and also pay out the maximum benefit to our members – a win win situation that we have been striving for since 2012!

Thanks again to one and all for your support. If you have missed out on becoming a member, that’s a shame, but keep looking on our Facebook page to see if any numbers become available.

RNLI 200 Club December and Bonus Draws – The Results

This month has seen our weekly draws, 4th Quarter Big Oars Draw and the Christmas even bigger Oars Draw! These took place at the Jolly Sailor, Heybridge Basin on 15th December with the usual distancing protocols in place.

This will be our largest prize fund since we started the 200 Club in 2012

The lucky winners are as follows:

Weekly Draw x 4 @ £49.00 – No. 28 Jocasta Webb, No. 85 Cate Knox, No. 181 Tim Davis and No. 183 Paula Abbott

Quarterly 1st prize £238.00 – No. 115 Terry Swann

2nd prize £96 – No. 193 Harley Swann

3rd prize £75 – No. 86 Julie Tolfrey

Christmas Draw 1st prize £475 – No. 29 Claire Hindley

2nd prize £190 – No. 179 Janet Moss

Huge congratulations to all our winners! 

The total payout for these draws is £1270

We are extremely proud to be handing over a cheque for £5000 to the Maldon Branch of the RNLI as a result of half of the funds raised (including some returned winnings from members) through the RNLI 200 Club this year! Thank you so much to all our members.

We now have only 4 numbers left before we reach the maximum of 200 numbers, so if you want to be in with a chance to be a winner AND support the RNLI, please see the joining information or may be pass it on to friends and family. 

Thank you for your continued support.

Happy Christmas Everyone and here’s to a safer and happier 2021!

RNLI 200 Club November Weekly Draws


The Lock at Heybridge Basin

The Lock at Heybridge Basin

This month sees our highest numbers in the draws with 196 taken up, leaving only four numbers available. If you would like to join the club at only £1.00 per week over 48 weeks, please see our How to Join information. One win and you will have recouped your annual outlay for a number. We shall be releasing these last numbers from January.

This month’s weekly prize is £48.75 and the draw will take place in Jill and Derek’s garden in Heybridge Basin at sunset on Monday 30th November.

Next month is the 4th Quarter Big Oars Draw and the Even Bigger Oars Christmas Draw with big prizes to be won and not forgetting that the same amount goes to the RNLI.

Thank you for your continued support and good luck!

RNLI 200 Club October Draws – The Results

October’s draw results are as follows: 

No. 136 – Richard Ingham

No. 40 – John Monkhouse

No. 32 – Paul Rogers

No. 98 – Geoffrey Clark

Congratulations and thank you for your support.

The draw took place on 31st October and the weekly prize was £48.00

We now have 194 numbers taken up, leaving just 6 and reaching a full house of 200 numbers!!

If you want to join or add another number (maximum of 5 per person) you’d better be quick! Details are posted on our site.

We still have November’s draw at the end of this month and then December sees our 4th quarter Big Oars Draw and also our Christmas Even Bigger Oars Draw.

RNLI 200 Club September Results

This month’s draws, along with the 3rd quarter Big Oars Draws, took place 3rd October and the results are:

Weekly prize draw of £47.25

No. 19 Ron Berry, No. 23 Malcolm Cork, No. 120 John Francis, No. 142 Harley Swann

3rd Quarter Big Oars Draws

1st Prize No. 148 Jocaster Webb £236

2nd Prize No. 81 Rob Bryson £94

3rd Prize No. 199 Samantha Martin £72

Congratulations everyone and thanks for your continued support!

RNLI 200 Club August Draw – The Results

The August draw was held at the Lockside on 30th August. With weekly prize money of £47.50 the winners were……
No. 16 – Lou Schnurr          No. 119 – Jon Pain 
No. 45 – Terry Swann   No. 70 – Peter Ellis
Congratulations everyone and thank you for your continued support.
Next month will be the 3rd quarter Big Oars Draw.
Stay safe and happy. 
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RNLI 200 Club June and Big Oars Draw – The Results

This month sees the 2nd Quarter Big Oars Draw and took place on Tuesday 30th June at a socially distancing picnic by the canal in Heybridge Basin near the dinghy storage area.

The weekly prize is £47.25 and the winners are:

No. 68 – Jane Staab

No. 134 – Buffer Cox

No. 77 – Jean Willimott

No. 2 – Derek Fox

Big Oars Draw:

1st Prize of £235.92 – No. 92 – Ron Berry

2nd Prize of £94.00 – No. 151 – John and Janice Frost

3rd Prize of £71.00 – No. 83 – Trevor Sinkinson

Congratulations everyone, thanks for your support and stay safe!

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RNLI May Weekly Draws – The Results

May’s weekly draws took place on Sunday 31st May in Jill’s garden with neighbours observing under social distancing guidelines.

Weekly prize of £47.50

And the lucky winners are:

No: 151 – Janice and John Frost

No: 43 – Jack Bryson

No: 183 – Paula Abbott

No: 196 – Janice and John Frost

Just shows that the more numbers you have, the greater the odds of winning more than  once in a month!

Congratulations everyone and thanks for your continued support.

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