Mid-Thames Model Boat Club


Welcome to all our members and visitors


You can download a copy of the full 2016-7 Club Calendar by Clicking HERE NOW!

Latest News of Events

Sunday 24th July 2016

Beale Park 60th Anniversary

Round 2 Scale Steering Competition & Have-A-Go boats for children. Please come along and take part in the Steering Competition and help out with the supervision of the Have-A-Go boats.

The fun starts at 10.00am through to 4.00pm.


Saturday 30th July

Fast Electric Racing Round 4

Come and try fast electric racing with a Have-A-Go loan boat (Club 500 & F600). All welcome From 10.00am on the inside lake. Then Wacky Racers (very fast electric) from 2.00pm on the outside lake in the afternoon. Practice, Tune-up, Test and informal racing. Contact Dave Parker for more details.


Sunday 7th August

Yachting, Victoria, Fiesta & Handicap Round 5

Round 5 of Fiesta & Victoria Yachting from 10.00am on the Outside Lake. Handicap Round 5 from 1.00pm on the outside lake.


Saturday 13th August

Tug Towing Round 5

Come and try Tug Towing. We have a Club Tug available and other members will often let novice skippers have a go at towing a barge around the course with their own tugs . The fun starts at 10.00am All members welcome to participate or spectate.

Welcome to the 2016 Mid-Thames Model Boat Club web site. We hope these pages will show the varied activities that the club undertakes both at our home water - the Beale Park, Pangbourne (near Reading, UK) - and elsewhere. The web site will continue to evolve over the coming months, so do come come back and browse again soon. If you can't find what you're looking for on these pages, please contact one of the club officers.

The links at the top of each page will take you to:

About us..... general information about the MTMBC activities, management, membership and our club waters.

News.....announcements and previews of forthcoming events AND NEW VOiCE PIPE & CROWSNEST ARCHIVES.

Diary.....our home & away diary and calendar of events for 2013

Yachting.....reviews & reports of yachting activities and articles of interest on 'wind-powered' boats

Scale.....reviews & reports of scale boating activities and articles of interest AND NEW TUG SECTION!.

Fast Electric a new section devoted to our new Club 500 Fast Electric racing activities AND NEW F600 RACERS

Gallery.....some photogallery of members' boats and club events

Links.....links to other sites related to model boating (clubs, associations & commercial web-sites)

We hope you enjoy your visit !

If you have any comments on, or material for this site please contact the webmaster Ian Hughes at:
Site last up-dated on: 25.06.2015


No. of visitors since 2006

best website stats