Originally Posted by willk
My backup slip. I boat with a few of the lads who fished them out. It was very unfortunate but also an accident waiting to happen. Several cars have done the same previously but with no loss of life. The local council refuses to maintain the slip and will probably now respond by locking it - bye bye launching.
Very sad, the downside of free to use slips.
The HM run slip in Falmouth is now £22 p/day! So if you leave it in over night (£17.50), it's another £22 to recover.
The slip is immaculate however.