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by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 3:07 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads Hire Boats
Topic: Hit by another hire boat
Replies: 5
Views: 251

Re: Hit by another hire boat

Had a nasty whack a little while ago at Sutton Staithe and was really offered an offensively small settlement. :twisted: I pursued to deal directly with the company with facts and not emotions and finally got a settlement some 25 times greater than the initial one. Point being here, do not tolerate ...
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:34 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: The Nancy Oldfield Trust Offering Free Cruises For Poorly
Replies: 0
Views: 66

The Nancy Oldfield Trust Offering Free Cruises For Poorly

Now, a charity on The Broads is offering a day out on the water with free boating trips for cancer patients or those receiving palliative care. Very familiar sight on the waterways of the north Broads and I do believe they have a few boats including an electric one. I do wonder why more boating is ...
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Its all gone very quiet
Replies: 10
Views: 532

Re: Its all gone very quiet

Looks awesome
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:25 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: Football From Stalham Arrived In Germany
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Football From Stalham Arrived In Germany

A football belonging to a British church team has been found across the North Sea on the beach of a small island off the coast of Germany.
BBC Article

by Dances With Otters
October 12th, 2018, 5:53 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: Norfolk Broads Yacht Club hosted their last open event of the season
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Norfolk Broads Yacht Club hosted their last open event of the season

I think most folks would not necessarily think of sailing boats when people refer to, ' River Cruiser' but that they must be as Wroxham Broad just had the last regatta of this year's season. river cruiser norfolk.JPG Ultimately it came down to which boat had the better result in the last race, and s...
by Dances With Otters
October 12th, 2018, 5:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Its all gone very quiet
Replies: 10
Views: 532

Re: Its all gone very quiet

I'd be interested to know how you get on with that. I have had a wood stove in mine since 2016 but have decided to fit a diesel heather and being under £200 makes good sense. I am a big fan of my wood burner but I am a bigger fan of heating coming on with a button...so I will keep it onboard this wi...
by Dances With Otters
October 10th, 2018, 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Its all gone very quiet
Replies: 10
Views: 532

Re: Its all gone very quiet

Was it a Planar one? Heard good things about them. Apparently only the fuel lead and tank are plastic and that prevents it from getting British Standards approval
by Dances With Otters
October 9th, 2018, 8:34 am
Forum: 'I Didn't Know That'
Topic: Five Golden Rules for Courtesy Flag Etiquette
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Re: Five Golden Rules for Courtesy Flag Etiquette

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Signal flag "Quebec, " called the "Yellow Jack" is a simple yellow flag that was historically used to signal quarantine (it stands for Q), but in modern use indicates the opposite, as a signal of a ship free of disease that requests boarding and inspection.
by Dances With Otters
October 9th, 2018, 8:32 am
Forum: 'I Didn't Know That'
Topic: Five Golden Rules for Courtesy Flag Etiquette
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Five Golden Rules for Courtesy Flag Etiquette

unnamed.jpg Courtesy Flags are essential for all voyages in foreign waters. Well presented flags create good impressions. Always use the Red Ensign for United Kingdom waters - not the Union Jack. Yachts without masts should fly the Courtesy Flag at the bow. Yachts with masts, on the starboard sprea...