Monthly Archives: July 2012

Water Woes

After weeks of sunshine the rain came back a fortnight ago, odd days of it then a few whole days of it, so no worries this summer with the holiday cottages water supply, or so we thought. Saturday morningthe new … Continue reading

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Rescue Update

After consultation on the pontoon this morning it turns out Yacht Rona dragged its mooring, Yacht Rebecca went to its aid. This is all happening at 1.30am!! Yacht Rona went on the rocks, Yacht Rebecca fouled her prop and went … Continue reading

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Rona Rescues

Friday/to-day: Woke up smelling diesel engines at 4.00 am. Went to the loo and there was Portree lifeboat standing by, got dressed and headed down to the pontoon but the action was over I guess, here was the Stornoway yacht Rebecca … Continue reading

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Mid Week Update

25th July: We are looking forward to an easier day here to-day, with the promise of sun we thought it would be outside first thing but it continues to be grey. All around us looks clearer hopefully it will come … Continue reading

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Grey, Wet and Windy, at Last!!

22nd July: The first Southerly gale this season woke us up gusting pretty much force 7 +, but it was good to hear because we would not be able to rush outside and get on with the mountain of stuff to … Continue reading

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Gone Fishing

Every evening lately when I sit down to write the blog other forces conspire to stop me. Last night was no exception but it was not hard to abandon the blog in favour of dinner on Yacht Etoile, more of … Continue reading

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Now Where Was I

Saturday was such a long time ago and here I am blogging catch up. Where do I start? Ian the magician joiner got going big time this weekend with our garden shed/summer house and it has leapt out of the … Continue reading

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