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Old 11 August 2011, 05:22   #11
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Errr, yeah. We were in the inner harbour tied off of some rich pals with big 'trawlers'. Good wern' it?
Great show...what a way to earn a living :-) "Did you have a good day at the office dear?" "Nah, just like any other..."

'Hey Joe' drifted passed us whilst I was somewhat distracted by an over-populated 'sports boat' trying to anchor 2 feet away :-)
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Old 11 August 2011, 07:08   #12
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Camping at Chateau Kernow this week. Seemed like a great plan yesterday, but with today's more authentic Cornish weather I am beginning to wonder...
just because your kids thrashed you at table tennis
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Bournemouth Airshow next week, always great to see from a Rib
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The "Reds" displays at the west-country regattas have always been spectacular, my favourite is Dartmouth where they get down into the river channel below the adjacent hills on either side. By far the best vantage point is on the water underneath them!!
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'Hey Joe' drifted passed us whilst I was somewhat distracted by an over-populated 'sports boat' trying to anchor 2 feet away :-)
'Drifted'?? Were we not under way?

Were you the blue RC with side-by-side wing back pods?
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'Drifted'?? Were we not under way?

Were you the blue RC with side-by-side wing back pods?
Drifted...a term for sedate passage ;-) My calibration is off after the pantomine of the sports boat anchor :-) Actually, I think their anchor was a mud weight. Even when they'd dropped it they dragged it about 50ft and got even more up close and personal with one of those flying bridge trawlers.

Yeah, that sounds like us...blue RC, wing backs, worried expressions.

The annual 'race' back to Mylor was, er, interesting :-)
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Yeah, that sounds like us...blue RC, wing backs, worried expressions.
Give us a shout next time. Where are you staying?

I hauled out at Mylor at 8am this morning, followed by a superb 'full english' for the Missus and I at the new, very fancy, Mylor Harbour Cafe.
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Staying at Carnon Downs...pulling out d2 tomorrow night and back home Sunday :-( Down here again half term week 15th-23rd October. We'll be in touch...
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Staying at Carnon Downs...pulling out d2 tomorrow night and back home Sunday :-( Down here again half term week 15th-23rd October. We'll be in touch...
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Were you the blue RC with side-by-side wing back pods?
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