Bill Smith Awarded MBE
Published 11:03 on 20 Oct 2020
Many congratulations to Bill Smith who has just been awarded an MBE in recognition for his services to sailing. Bill who created the East Anglian School of Sailing many years ago and then was a founder member of EAST which started 25 years ago and is based at SYH.
Bill and his team have taken disabled and visually impaired people of all ages sailing and built the riverside centre, recognised as a Sailability Training Centre of Excellence. Very well deserved, Bill and we all at HPYC would like to congratulate you on this award.
Bill would like it to be known that he has accepted this award on behalf of all EAST members, Volunteers, Sailors and Friends of EAST who have helped him over the years.
Last updated 11:21 on 20 November 2020