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Old 27 March 2013, 17:48   #41
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Things are a bit up in the air at the moment.... And its all due to this cold weather

The trouble is we have young children so we need 'prep' for it.....

I'll keep you posted but at the moment it looks like we wont be there until sunday
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Old 27 March 2013, 17:56   #42
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Things are a bit up in the air at the moment.... And its all due to this cold weather

The trouble is we have young children so we need 'prep' for it.....

I'll keep you posted but at the moment it looks like we wont be there until sunday
I'm fine with either Sat evening or Sun evening as I am coming down south on Fri and going back Tue morning
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Old 27 March 2013, 17:58   #43
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I'm fine with either Sat evening or Sun evening as I am coming down south on Fri and going back Tue morning
Well sunday is supposed to be the better day? and on Sunday morning it's.............

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Tch tch You want wee woodland animals: rats, mice, squirrels, hedgehogs, RIRA trainees, stoats, etc. Get a whole bag of 'em, round and wrigglin'...

The Weather Gods like Live Offerings!
At this stage I'd gladly offer up the wife, two daughters and a prospective daughter-in-law!!!


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Old 28 March 2013, 06:13   #45
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Ok, all change!

The weather is looking better so.....

Sat night - curry.
Sunday - boating.
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Old 28 March 2013, 09:36   #46
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I am going to try and get out Saturday from Itchenor if there are any brave souls about !!.

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Just been over to Yarmouth from lymington..... I can confirm its bloody freezing!!!!
Going to the beaulieu river tomorrow, then if it warms up at all, maybe attempt a lap of the IOW on Saturday!
Defrosting on Sunday!

Will wave if I can unfreeze my fingers of the wheel.
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Old 28 March 2013, 11:15   #48
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I'm defo up for a curry on Sat eve...if anyone ( Alex , Chris etc ) wants to call me when they know a time or are on way somewhere.

AJ - are you about or is it too cold/far/ for Mrs J ? You're welcome at my non-luxury 3 bed semi - it does have good central heating however.

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Just been over to Yarmouth from lymington..... I can confirm its bloody freezing!!!!
Going to the beaulieu river tomorrow, then if it warms up at all, maybe attempt a lap of the IOW on Saturday!
Defrosting on Sunday!

Will wave if I can unfreeze my fingers of the wheel.
Saw your RIB and car this morning in the car park at Lymnington. Would have said Hi but you were obviously with the harbourmaster paying your dues

Did think then you were borderline mad to brave the wind chill today

Nice RIB
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If any of you are out Friday around Hayling Island, looking for something to watch, the Round The Island Windsurfing Race is happening. Start time is expected to be 12.00 at HISC in Chichester harbour with the windsurfers probably (Rotation to be confirmed tomorrow morning) circumnavigating Hayling Island in an anti clockwise direction, so heading North towards Emsworth before heading West towards Langstone, under the road bridge and out through Langstone harbour, before crossing Hayling Bay and heading back into Chichester harbour, finishing back at HISC. Usually about 250 windsurfers take part, I imagine the entries will be lower this year in these temperartures. I will be providing some of the Safety cover with my RIB and really hope the temperatures increase as it will be a long 4 hours or so trundling about with not much to do (hopefully). It is interesting watching them get under the bridge at Langstone near high tide, as the sails are too tall to clear.
There will also be a Stand Up Paddle board race and outrigger canoes doing a shorter race to Emsworth and back.
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