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by avg45
December 24th, 2017, 12:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 10
Views: 258

Re: Merry Christmas

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to each and everyone of you on the Forum. Have a wonderful time and I hope Santa is kind to you all. Keep cruising and I look forward to seeing you all in the New Year. :D
by avg45
December 22nd, 2017, 3:01 pm
Forum: Residential Boaters
Topic: How Not To Be A Liveaboard.
Replies: 34
Views: 1291

Re: How Not To Be A Liveaboard.

I totally agree with all the above sentiments regarding the above, and have even chatted to a Ranger about what they can do about it. The reply was " if we seize that collection of boats we are making them homeless, and we have no way of enforcing any fines or financial penalties as an injunction ha...
by avg45
November 29th, 2017, 6:00 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads Photos
Topic: Potter Or Wroxham?
Replies: 8
Views: 344

Re: Potter Or Wroxham?

Its about time they knocked the bloody thing down, built a bypass round Wroxham and built a higher bridge as the water levels are continously rising. And the same goes for Potter Heigham bridge . Either that or have Bridge pilots on duty who will take private boats through and charge a reasonable ra...
by avg45
November 29th, 2017, 5:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is Ranworth Broad Privately Owned?
Replies: 35
Views: 989

Re: Is Ranworth Broad Privately Owned?

So if I am mud weighted in the middle of Malthouse Broad and I am told to move and I politely say "go away in jerky movements", what are they going to do about it. Have they got the power to forcibly remove me, and how would they do it? after all there is no mechanical closure of the Broad as there ...
by avg45
November 22nd, 2017, 3:42 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: new member
Replies: 6
Views: 344

Re: new member

Welcome to the Forum, nice to hear from you. Happy boating :D :D :D :D :D :D
by avg45
November 21st, 2017, 7:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Zimbabwe
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Re: Zimbabwe

Hi Miles, I know what you mean about Southern Africa. I lived in S. Africa for around 6 years back in the 70's, and it was a lovely place and Zimbabwe was then known as Rhodesia. We lived in the Transvaal in a town called Vanderbijlpark and I worked in the local steel works. So yes I can understand ...
by avg45
November 17th, 2017, 7:35 pm
Forum: Sailing High Seas
Topic: Winter
Replies: 4
Views: 351

Re: Winter

Ben you hit the nail on the head. I live 3 hours drive away and I winter my boat mid November as I don't want to get caught out like a couple of my friends did a few years ago. I do agree that winter is a lovely time to be on the rivers, and I would cruise in the winter if i lived a bit nearer. Enjo...
by avg45
November 16th, 2017, 1:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: "Yes and that seems to be his permanent residence"
Replies: 13
Views: 617

Re: "Yes and that seems to be his permanent residence"

I totally agree with your comments Miles and , must say it was nice to meet you on the Wroxham Moorings the other day.

"Noli Illegitimi Carburundem" As the Roman's used to say. :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by avg45
November 9th, 2017, 7:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Barnes Brinkcraft Webcam
Replies: 4
Views: 328

Re: Barnes Brinkcraft Webcam

It does seem a bit odd that it is fixed in one position though doesn't it. and i have never seen it showing pics behind the bridge!!!
by avg45
November 9th, 2017, 7:20 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: There is scum and there is scum
Replies: 1
Views: 234

Re: There is scum and there is scum

Drowning would be too good for this kind of scumbag!!!"! :x