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Old 11 February 2016, 14:04   #11
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We should be going on this as well - not sure of dates yet when we'll cross but we'll try and buddy up with someone else going for the company.
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Trevor, I will be up for this cruise but only for a few days perhaps only for the weekend . I will know more later
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Old 12 February 2016, 13:55   #12
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Trevor, I will be up for this cruise but only for a few days perhaps only for the weekend . I will know more later
Me too assuming the outboard has proven itself by then
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Old 13 February 2016, 03:10   #13
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I think you will find Alderney is a bit more than 10 miles from Cherbourg. More like 25.
Yes you're right for cherbourg but for us we can put the boat at GOURY city, juste in face to alderney. And at this point it's around 10M.
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Old 18 February 2016, 02:40   #14
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Trevor, I will be up for this cruise but only for a few days perhaps only for the weekend . I will know more later
Hi Andre.

I would be interested in coming along for the weekend also. At the moment can do either weekend... or do a long weekend...

Not crossed the channel before in my boat, but its something i've always wanted to do. Therefore doing it with someone else would be great! (and would also keep my insurance company happy...)

Have a Ribcraft 6.4 moored down at Swanwick.

Let me know if you are still intending to do a weekend crossing.

Speak soon

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Old 18 February 2016, 07:27   #15
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Hi Andre.

I would be interested in coming along for the weekend also. At the moment can do either weekend... or do a long weekend...

Not crossed the channel before in my boat, but its something i've always wanted to do. Therefore doing it with someone else would be great! (and would also keep my insurance company happy...)

Have a Ribcraft 6.4 moored down at Swanwick.

Let me know if you are still intending to do a weekend crossing.

Speak soon

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Hi Chris

well you have the right rib for the crossing. Let's wait and see how this cruise develops and confirm all nearer the time.
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I would love to come too! Been to CI before a couple of times so happy to help with planning etc.
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Old 26 July 2016, 15:54   #18
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Paul and myself have changed our plan slightly, our dates are still the same subject to weather etc (1st - 11th Aug) however we are now taking 2 x 585's so we can take our families out while in Alderney.

Had a chat with Trevor G tonight about tidal flows etc

I guess there's still a group coming over on the 4th ready for the weekend?

I'll keep you updated on how things are going for me and Paul and hope to see you soon
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We are coming 3rd or 4th - weather dependent - anyone else leaving from Solent or Poole around this time can you make yourselves known ?
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We are coming 3rd or 4th - weather dependent - anyone else leaving from Solent or Poole around this time can you make yourselves known ?
We're planning on 4th or 5th (Thursday or Friday) - like you, depending on weather. XCweather only goes out 7 days and currently Wednesday 3rd is looking a bit lively gusting 36mph the night before.
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