North Spain 2015

North Spain 2015

  Late getting away this year as I had toilet issues over winter resulting in a new fwd electric heads and a replacement pump assembly on the aft one, which I can’t get to seal, plus I didn’t dry out and scrub the hull till late May! Mon 22 Jun   ...
Summer Cruse 2008 – Voyage Abandoned

Summer Cruse 2008 – Voyage Abandoned

  My initial plan was to cross Poole – St PP then head West along French coast and South down the Raz. After several deliberations, I decided to do the other half of the square and head West to Salcombe then South to L’Aber Wrac’h. Thursday 7 Aug All started well...
Destination Galicia 2013

Destination Galicia 2013

Sat 25 May Going down to the boat, there is a weather window on Sunday but the weather then looks pants till Thursday! So will set off on Thursday, as there is no point is paying to be weathered in for the best part of a week 😉 2013 Log   Sun 26 May Crew seems to...
Summer Cruise to Brittany 2012

Summer Cruise to Brittany 2012

            All times are BST    Trip Log Thu 26 Jul 17:00 arrived at boat, load up and find somewhere to store bike then finish off a couple of jobs – 18v converter for laptop power and put a lock on the cutlery draw, to stop it...
Puffin goes to the Med 1995

Puffin goes to the Med 1995

France ‘Circumnavigation’ May – Sept 1995    18 May.   Portland – Cherbourg                 HWD 02:00 BST                     77 nmls    14 hrs Dropped mooring at 07:30 and headed for the SE exit of Portland Harbour. Wind N3-4. Twenty minutes into the...