Best Laid Plans

Yes, my adoring readers, it is some time since I posted, but life has the annoying capacity to get in the way of carefully-devised plans. Most of my limited readership will already know the fate which has befallen me in the last few months, but if you’re a complete stranger who has stumbled upon my…

By Christopher January 11, 2020 0

2018’s Meanderings, part 3

This is a final, short, post to wrap up my summer’s Meanderings.  Having got through the canal with Olly’s assistance, and therefore got within spitting distance of home, I was in no particular rush to finish.  However, I had set off with the intention of being back by around the 10th July, to allow myself…

By Christopher July 22, 2018 0

2018’s Meanderings, Part 2

So I left you having arrived in Stornoway and awaiting the arrival of my crew, Olly Epsom.  So who is Olly?  Well, after plan A unfortunately fell through, I put a post on a facebook page called Scottish Sailing and Cruising Club Crewfinder, explaining my goal for the summer (which was to get to Faroe…

By Christopher July 22, 2018 0

2018’s Meanderings – part 1

At last I get to tell you all about my cruising this summer.  It seems like I have been back an age already, so I had better get something down on the screen before I forget!  I will break the cruise down into 3 stages: the fitting out and the first 10 days, during which…

By Christopher July 20, 2018 0

Welcome back!

It has been a while.  Finally, after abortive attempts to recover my original blog website, I have decided to start again.  Fortunately I have managed to recover some of my blog posts from the old site, but the rest of the content has been lost unfortunately.  I was starting to think that it might be…

By Christopher July 11, 2018 0

Technical Interlude

Those of you who may log on regularly to check up on me may have noticed recently that the blog has been inaccessible. This is due to my slow and sporadic attempts to transfer technical things like domain names and hosting services etc over into my own name from Will’s accounts, which he set me…

By Christopher January 20, 2016 0

The last few days

I last wrote some time ago having arrived in Plockton.  I am now in the unfortunate position of having to write my final blog for this year’s Meandering two weeks later, having left the happy glow of summer leave behind me and returned to the gritty reality of what, for me at least, passes as…

By Christopher August 5, 2015 0