Parents’ week – 19th to 26th July

What’s the point of having a floating caravan if you can’t let your parents use it? That was my thought anyway, so on the day after Nicky and Sye cycled to Mylor my parents, Iris and Tony, arrived to join us. The plan was that Lucy would be moored alongside the eastern pontoon for the…

It’s been a year since we first met

It was a year ago today that Nicky and I travelled to Cornish Crabbers, in Rock, to see Lucy for the first time. She looked lost and unwanted in their shed. I’m so glad that we ended up with her, and we recently spent a fortnight on her in and around Falmouth. I’m working on…

Bow stickers

When Lucy was reborn we had to remove her original Cornish Yawl stickers so that the starboard side could be repainted. At the time I was uncertain as to what to do; should I have ‘Lucy’, ‘Cornish Yawl’, or just leave it all blank. Obviously, leaving it blank was the place to begin, but I…