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Old 10 January 2014, 11:22   #161
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there will be loads if room on the wall!

look like I got crew, so that's 1 more person Chris!
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Old 10 January 2014, 11:23   #162
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I have just phoned Yarmouth harbour to let them know around 15 ribs will be arriving around 1215 to 1230 tomorrow. They said that "speedbird" had already popped in to let them know ( thanks speedbird whoever you are ) and that space would not be a problem.
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So we dont need to race over there to get a space then ?
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So we dont need to race over there to get a space then ?
if we are racing, I'm launching at 7.30am!
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Too late, Ive launched.

My secretary is typing this.
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Had a quick blast over to Yarmouth with Landlord and stopped for a visit at the Wheatsheaf. Chris / Tigga's booking is logged and they are expecting a few RIBs for Nachos - very understanding that numbers are difficult to predict. The fuel berth is back in operation again (cut off in the bad weather for some days) - I think Landlord was saying the price / ltr was quite good. I missed out last weekend (fuel berth was still shut) and had to fill at the Haven - 1.58 / ltr!!! I also told the HM we were coming - loads of space for all.
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Too late, Ive launched.

My secretary is typing this.
lol. I genuinely got stooped by a harbour master once. He said 'last night your boat was doing 70mph in the harbour'

He wasn't impressed when I said fat chance it will only do 70mph on the motorway!
oh and the boat was in the M3 last night sir!
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1.58 per litre sound pretty reasonable to me for fuel berth prices, I have paid as much as 1.68 per litre last year.
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1.58 per litre sound pretty reasonable to me for fuel berth prices, I have paid as much as 1.68 per litre last year.
The trouble Chris is we have been spoilt by being in Venezuela - we could get 6 Bolivars to one dollar on the black rates. One bolivar would buy 14 litres of fuel!!
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The trouble Chris is we have been spoilt by being in Venezuela - we could get 6 Bolivars to one dollar on the black rates. One bolivar would buy 14 litres of fuel!!
84 litres of fuel for 61 pence, that's 0.72p per litre if my calculations are right. Maybe I can afford to run a large motor cruiser after all.
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