Monthly Archive: October 2021


A bit o’ boating

The weather would be good next week, they said, ‘they’ being the BBC Met experts… A plan was formulated: north from Bedfordshire via Matlock for a chiropractor appointment for the Captain, (an on-going saga) and four full days afloat on the boat. With the promise of good weather in north Cheshire there would be chance to valet the boat before winter, to paint the boat poles – and maybe start the engine to have a little cruise… Oh, the optimism of...