This weekend’s Barge Parade, all tied up in West India Dock. Nine in a row isn’t a sight you see too often… Read all about it at the
! Barge Parade website
Thanks for the photo, Nigel of Bexley!
PS – here’s a very nice time lapse video from
Repertor during the parade.
. If you see it or hear about a medal that could be this one, please contact the appropriate authorities. This is such a sad story
Legendary small boat cruiser, author, boat builder and artist Ken Duxbury sadly passed away on Wednesday at the age of 92.
. No doubt more will follow… Here’s Dick Wynne’s short obituary on the Lodestar Books website
For more information see the Lodestar page devoted to the wonderful
, which describe how he and B, his wife, gave up the rat race, cruised the Greek islands, sailed back to the UK and then explored the Hebrides. Lugworm Chronicles
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