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October 2010

Today we sailed Moonpenny from Ipswich to London – Sunday

Sunday was a stunningly beautiful day, not a cloud in the big blue sky, a stark and welcome change to Saturday’s bumpy ride. We sailed pretty much uneventfully up the Thames and eventually came to the Thames barrier. We should have radio’d up VTS when we approached the Thames barrier to get permission to pass... Author: Tim Butler

Today we sailed Moonpenny from Ipswich to London – Saturday

Overslept and running late, we woke up with a jolt. Steph was all systems on, go go go!!! The panic and general shock of being ordered around by Steph sent Emma into tears. I later discovered that this would be a common theme that would run throughout future sailing trips in months and years to... Author: Tim Butler