Blackroady: sorry you couldn't make it and sympathies for the engine. Hope its fixed soon and look forward to meeting you.
Otherwise a great day out:
Nos + Doggypaddle: sorry I missed saying goodbye. I thought you were coming to Newtown Creek with the others but appreciate that you had had an earlier start than the rest and hope you had good recovery and trip back. Will see you again I'm sure!
Trip out: glorious - trip back: interesting! Had one wave break over the boat and many hard landings. My knees may never be the same again! Spoilt only by a stroppy National Trust warden who claimed that I'd nearly swamped a dinghy wih my wash. I never saw a dinghy (so perhaps I did
!) but none of the others saw it either and I don't think my wash was excessive - the others (who were following) please feel free to comment!
Here's some pictures (if I can figure how to do it!):