James has had a busy weekend! The water pump was a little fiddly but successfully fitted which is cause for much celebration! We’ve also mounted the EPIRB, fitted an extra fire extinguisher in the bunk room and replaced the old ones (cheaper than having them serviced!). The list of jobs done is getting longer […]
At last we have found time to mount the WiFi Bat! It’s not all tickety-boo quite yet but we have run the wiring through the boat and mounted the bat on the gantry … next move is to see if we can communicate with the outside world using all our new gizmos.
An invaluable morning spent at Ocean Safety’s site in Southampton – well worth the drive down (and thanks to Jon Lister for his impeccable driving!). We’d booked to attend the Open Weekend and have our Life Raft inspected when we were at the Southampton Boat Show last year. Although we’ve done the Sea Safety course […]
Ocean Rainbow has won the Cyril Watts Trophy for the second year running! We now have a matching pair of wine glasses and whisky tumblers. If we can find a really safe space in which to stow the glasses we may well break our ‘no glass on board’ rule!