Thursday, 29 December 2011

Decision now irrelevant

My mother 'phoned this afternoon to say she has to be in hospital for 9.00am on Monday. Trying to sort out transport to get back again....Sunday being new years day and Monday being a Bank Holiday in lieu (I think). This is Northampton to East Coast - about 4 train changes and two buses and walks. Sorry, poor old mum - we are heading for the Fens for just this reason. G might get to meet up with NB Chance in my absence so he'll be fine. At least after an overnighter in the marina I have clean clothes and clean bedding!


  1. Hi. Thanks for the card. Your favourite boat Stafford bumped into us at Brinklow - literally! He was going very slowly round the Brinklow bend (too slowly for the windy conditions) & bumped down our rubbing strake. I stuck my head out of the window with a "what you doing" look, but he just waved. I can't put this in my blog - no one would believe me!

  2. Ouch! Sorry to hear that your year is starting with such an epic journey - hope that your mum isn't too poorly.

    Look after yourself.


    Sue, nb Indigo Dream

  3. Sue Hunter, it wouldn't have been his fault as he has over 40 years of experience-it's your fault for not tying off properly and being moored in the wrong place at the wrong time!!!

  4. Sue my Indigo Dreamer, thank you; it'll probably be a week or two before we know more. May have to buy a car for a bit, Muttley sends love to hounds; Baxter has hibernated and doesn't give a ...