Monthly Archives: July 2012

Playing with the big kids…

…well that is what it feels like.  On the 27th of this month, we are taking part in our very first WOA cruise.  The meeting point is in the Swale, just south of the Isle of Sheppey, in Kent.  Yes, … Continue reading

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A lick of paint…

…makes a great difference.  Last week we (my old mum and me) decided Alex needed a make-over.  Having spent two days cleaning and polishing everything below decks, we got to work on the topsides and scrubbed and polished everything that … Continue reading

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Grabbing the opportunity…

With the current weather patterns we seem to be getting, lots of frontal systems and associated rain and gusty winds, it seems that planning sailing trips in advance is a waste of time. On Tuesday I had occasion to visit … Continue reading

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