Monthly Archives: November 2011

More about the ‘Victory’

No, not the famous flagship of the great Lord Nelson, but the little paraffin heater recently fitted aboard Alexandros.  I have added a luxury heated towel rail to the exhaust flue, it gets warm rather than hot, but just the … Continue reading

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Fogbound

Well, this sailing lark was about gaining new experiences I suppose. On Sunday 20th we woke early and made our way down to the marina. The plan was to catch the last of the ebb and spend the day messing … Continue reading

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Roll up, roll up…

Just posted the latest video. Shows this years trip to West Mersea. The WMYC was great. We picked up a mooring and were ferried ashore by the club launch. Beer and food were first class and the return trip was … Continue reading

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How blind is blind?

I am often asked ‘how much can you see?’  This curiosity is understandable I suppose, but is also very hard to respond to.  All starts getting a bit subjective, the moment any of us begin to think about what ‘actually’ … Continue reading

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Fame at last…

… well, even Will Shakespeare had to start somewhere.  I was asked a while ago to produce an article for the superb East Coast Sailing chaps.  The whole website can be found here www.eastcoastsailing.co.uk.  Below is my first attempt at … Continue reading

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