Archive for October, 2012

First Yacht Arrives in the UK

The first clipper 70 yacht has arrived in the UK at Felixstowe. Could this be the one that I sail on?      

Ashby Times Press Article

Following quickly on the heels of the article in the Leicester Mercury another 3/4 page spread in the Ashby Times today:

Leicester Mercury Press Article

So started to try and raise some interest and get the fund raising going, hence mailed some local papers to see if they were interested in running a piece. And here’s the first one in the Leicester Mercury:  

First Boats Nearing Completion

The first boats in the new fleet are nearing completion and have been put into the water for final rigging and fitting out. Check out these pictures that Clipper have released: Completed hull and deck being lowered into the water for the first time before all the mast and rigging are fitted. The picture doesn’t […]

My Clipper 13-14 Adventure