Daily Archive: May 8, 2016


About turn

How could it be that the ideal mooring about a mile from Middlewich, not once, but twice, had to be given up last Wednesday…? Mid-afternoon the boat had been pulled in, the Captain had threaded the stern rope through the mooring ring and tied it off,     Boatwif was still holding the bow rope when the Captain’s mobile rang.       Not so unusual – but news was of the O word. 150 miles away OfSTED had given half a day’s notice of...