One of the reasons for the slow parade of historic boats at Braunston on Saturday was various boats going aground. One of them was Nuneaton, towing Brighton. Two of the crew were trying their hardest to raise the opposite side off the shallows.
Meanwhile Chertsey, with many other boats, waited.
Twenty-two minutes later Chertsey, steered by Sarah, came through the entrance to the marina.
A close call and 4 more years ! - I had a day at Tom's my eldest son's house on Monday, DIY'ing and gardening. The wind and a weird sun were ever present and on leaving at dusk I got two m...
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