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Old 14 June 2013, 12:17   #101
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Dude! There is nothing camp about international orange
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Old 14 June 2013, 20:23   #102
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Giddy up thats not a bad idea might even join you there
Got to be worth a days blast along the coast for sure stop off on way then go to the islands !!
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Old 14 June 2013, 20:27   #103
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Hi whisper another fun few days here me thinks mate
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I'm thinking of coming down by see from Salcombe as I will want to stop on the way as I need to pick up some stuff on the way, anyone els going down by see?
Or should I just trail the boat down?
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Does that make sr orange actually strawberry blonde?

If it's those dates I'd have no hope..mothers and daughters birthdays that weekend...
Bring them with you. We,ll look after them!!
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Nick I think its better trailing that boat down weather and distance , we all have to find parking for those trailers
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Nick I think its better trailing that boat down weather and distance , we all have to find parking for those trailers
It was my first thought, just I will be calling in anyway & I know where I can store trailer and car! But it dose add a lot of see miles!
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if its any help we will be down there a couple of days earlier and staying on a couple days longer
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for the distance we are towing it we decided to do a few coastal runs there , English Riviera if anybody wants to join in for a beer and bbq [ sorry south African braai you will be having
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for the distance we are towing it we decided to do a few coastal runs there , English Riviera if anybody wants to join in for a beer and bbq [ sorry south African braai you will be having
Had plenty of them in my time when I was in Pretoria back in 84

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well Kerny its time we meet for a castle lager and boerewors
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well Kerny its time we meet for a castle lager and boerewors
Yep I started off with Lion, then Amstell but finished up sticking to Castle beer dodged a few bullets in Hillbrow a few times as well
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dodged a few bullets in Hillbrow a few times as well
Must of been crap shots then the useless feekers
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you don't know the half of it mate
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Well as Wisper has ordered the weather I have been looking at this and looking at coming out with my 3 girls and camping at Isles of Scilly Camping and Self Catering Accommodation at Troytown Farm St Agnes, Scilly as it takes dogs and is right on the beach, the wife would come over on the fery with the dog!
Anyone stayed at the Troytown Campsite?
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Well as Wisper has ordered the weather I have been looking at this and looking at coming out with my 3 girls and camping at Isles of Scilly Camping and Self Catering Accommodation at Troytown Farm St Agnes, Scilly as it takes dogs and is right on the beach, the wife would come over on the fery with the dog!
Anyone stayed at the Troytown Campsite?
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Campsite looks great ! Towed rib to wales today and don't want to do again in a rush so will go by sea Poole to Penzance are there any marinas anyone can rec to overnight there on the Friday night ?
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Old 17 June 2013, 16:57   #118
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We spent a couple of nights in Newlyn when we sailed Poole -> Scilly last year. That seemed the best option close to Penzance, as the others (Penzance itself, Mousehole, St Michael's Mount) are all very tide restricted.

All the almanacs/pilots make Newlyn sound dreadful, but we really enjoyed our stay, and found everyone really helpful. Visitor facilities aren't great though - the single shower is only worth using if you are very partial to the smell of fish!

If you don't mind taking the ground, then St. Michael's Mount is a stunning place to stay, and free to boot! But you will be moored against a stone wall...

Other than those, then Falmouth/Helford are probably the next closest ports of departure for Scilly.

The log of our trip to Scilly is here, which might have some information for those first time visitors: http://www.parkstoneyachtclub.com/do...lly%202012.pdf
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I still reckon Bryher Has the Edge....Safe Anchorage within Short walking Distance.. usualy some help with transporting gear i.e Small Tractor/Trailer by appointment...Infamous Fraggle Rock 2mins from Tents..Shower Block...Deep Freeze's.Order point forSame day Fresh Lobster/Crab on the way to the Beach!!!...All clean and Tidy...What more do you need??
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Thanks for that input Newlyn looks like a good bet just skip the fishy shower !
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