Oops, We’ve Gone And Bent It

Yesterday was both pleasant and quite frustrating, it started off during our walk ashore by finding the anchor had partly rotated out of the sand and on digging it out to check it, discovering the shank has been bent, most likely during our snatching and keel wrapping a few…. Read More…

Waiting For The Weather

We're still at Brancaster Staithes and it looks like it will be a few days yet before we set off again, there's been a steady 20+ knots of wind from the North since Friday and the forecast says it'll be here for another few days yet…. Read More…

Brancaster Staithes

We arrived in Brancaster Staithes on Wednesday after a short sail in through the buoyed channel, we have anchored ourselves in a nice spot at the far end of the moorings and dry out for around 3 hours either side of low water. The village is only a 25 minute walk over…. Read More…

Away Again At Last

We finally left Grimsby after our long stay, sneaking out the gates at 5am and hoisting the sails in a steady 7kts. A short detour to say goodbye to Bull Sand Fort, a frequent sight of ours while sailing out of Grimsby, then out past the end of Donna Nook range to where we could…. Read More…