"For Boats, even the uglier ones, are among the loveliest creations of man’s hands, and though owning them brings a train of debts, hangnails, bruises, bad frights, and all kinds of worries not experienced by those who content themselves with more practical vices, the relation between man and his boat is as personal and intimate as the relation between husband and wife" - DESMOND HOLDRIDGE

Month June 2013

Padstow to Milford Haven

Since my last mail, we ‘sat out’ the ‘blow’ in Padstow which tied our hands somewhat, so, with a paucity of havens suited to the weather, we stayed put which took us to our next crew change. As this was… Continue Reading →

Newlyn to Padstow

Well, the weather has indeed interrupted again. We are currently sheltering from gales in Padstow – and, on the bright side, there are worse places to be storm bound ! The whole plan was structured to avoid deadlines and the… Continue Reading →

Catch up to Newlyn

At last some signal and a partially working lap top so a quick resume on the cruise so far. Slipped from Northney on Hayling Island on Friday 17th May with a crew of Ollie and his friends Ashley and Raph…. Continue Reading →

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