Monthly Archives: April 2017

Marchwood Yacht Club

This is a unique spot, Napoleonic/Victorian buildings of the Marchwood yacht club on one side of you and the huge container docks on the other side. Fascinating! There is ample water on the outside of the substantial hammer head of the pontoon. Some of the clipper yachts have been there. Pilotage Follow the main shipping…
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Five Go To The Channel Islands…

… Armed with charts, torches, sandwiches, cake and lashings of ginger beer. Unlike Enid Blyton's lot, we were also fully equipped with some gourmet food, Easter eggs, fine Berkshire ale, plenty of wine and an i-device assortment better than many Apple stores! Tom Lynch, Tinu Cornish, Steve Greenham, Debbie Roberts and Jane Jowett took advantage…
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Spellbinder – a clean bottom!

On Friday 31st March, Spellbinder availed herself of a bottom cleaning session on the Haslar boatlift. She now has a nice slippery hull in good time for the racing season, the prop has been serviced and the anodes inspected, with a good scrub of the seacock outlets. Thanks to Nicola and Terry who volunteered to…
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