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Old 26 July 2003, 17:27   #191
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Old 27 July 2003, 08:14   #192
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Hi folks

New photos have been uploaded to the 'boats' and 'crews' pages on the Orkney Expedition website.

I'm having emails bounced fro Andy Mickelwright and Wavehumper. So chaps if you are reading this can you email me please with some pictures.

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Old 27 July 2003, 08:27   #193
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Hi folks

Here is a list of definites so far:

Circumnavigation:

Cyanide - Brian Elliott, Keith Hart, Karen Hart
Magellan Alpha - Mike Garside, Di Garside

Orkney Expedition:

Cyanide - Brian Elliott, John Kennett, Natalie Hart, Noel Loughrey
Magellan Alpha - Mike Garside, Di Garside
Caprice - David Manning, Matt Brown
Zodiac Pro - Alan Simpson, Rosey Simpson, Frances Simpson
Quicksilver - Keith Hart, Karen Hart
Awesome - Andy Mickelwright, and family (not sure how many)

Yet to confirm as definite:

Tumbling Dice - Stuart Hopkins
Boat not known - Alan McKewan
Boat not confirmed - Daniel Hawkes

On list but have not sent registration form back:
Graeme Cooper
Allen Corlett
Andy Reid
Michael Albury

So folks there you have it. Can you PLEASE, PLEASE, help me to convert any 'yet to confirms' or 'On list but have not sent registration form back', into definites for going or not going.

If you have any change of circumstances regarding the trip please let me know. I shall be checking with Brian (chief navigator) very soon for the expected time of departure from JoG to Orkney on Monday 18th of August. Remember Cyanide and Magellan Alpha will be arriving in JoG on the evening of the 16th. Everyone else is expected to arrive at JoG during the 17th for a get together and briefing from Brian.

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Old 27 July 2003, 13:46   #194
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Marvellous, really great habit I'm getting into here...

As the relevant people already know, it's doubtful as to whether I'll be going to Orkney or not.

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Old 29 July 2003, 17:27   #195
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99.9% sure i'm coming BTW

I've been so damn busy with life in general i've not kept abrest of this whole thing but the time IS booked off work (no-one knows that, i book the holiday here you know!)

I'm going to be driving up on the 16th, so who wants to join me (travel and SIB crew) - any of the unconfirmed...

Allen Corlett
Andy Reid
Michael Albury

???

I'm also trying to press-gang my mate 'Tappie' to come but that might not happen.

Current plan is to borrow Graeme's SIB and... well you all know the rest. I'm (hoping) either MagA or Cyanide will have room for me and SIB when the going gets tough???

There you go, consider your selfs updated bouys and gals.
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Old 05 August 2003, 17:35   #196
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The countdown begins.....

7 day time and the circumnavigation begins.

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Old 05 August 2003, 17:50   #197
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Keith,
Hope you have a safe and successful circumnavigation & Orkney adventure. I trust you will be posting pic's, in your usual high quality, when time allows so we can all see.
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And don't forget the sun lotion Keith!
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Have an excellent time, I wish you smooth seas and a safe passage around. I really wish I could come, but circumstances are only allowing me to grab the odd day here and there.

Looking forward to the pictures!
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Thanks folks

I've purchased a new digital camera especially for the trip so you can be sure of a 'few' pics.

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