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by Miles
March 26th, 2019, 7:05 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: A Little River Status
Replies: 3
Views: 501

A Little River Status

I have noticed the swans nesting on the River Ant, many are in the exact same spot as last year which I found interesting. There are a few hire boats out. Mainly Richardson's and it is immediately evident that they are under control of experienced hirers, there is no doubt in my mind at all. I would...
by Miles
March 23rd, 2019, 2:06 am
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: New National Parks role for the Broads Authority agreed
Replies: 0
Views: 178

New National Parks role for the Broads Authority agreed

From this year, the BA will act as the mouth piece for all of the UK’s National Parks, after agreeing to house the communications services of them at its Norwich headquarters Why? Can the others not have their own voices? At a full meeting of the authority, members voted in favour of pressing ahead...
by Miles
March 20th, 2019, 3:28 am
Forum: Boats & Marine Bits For Sale
Topic: Honda 7.5hp Outboard For Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 726

Re: Honda 7.5hp Outboard For Sale

No longer available.
by Miles
March 19th, 2019, 6:45 pm
Forum: Moorings
Topic: 24-Hour Free Moorings
Replies: 1
Views: 651

24-Hour Free Moorings

'Maximum stay 24 hours - No return within 24 hours'. We are all familiar with that sign, it is on most Broads Authority moorings. it seems clear enough as once you have stayed on the mooring for 24 hours, you must disembark and you can not return for another 24 hours. I question this as clearly, yo...
by Miles
March 18th, 2019, 8:14 pm
Forum: Boats & Marine Bits For Sale
Topic: Leisure 23SL For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 218

Leisure 23SL For Sale

Leisure 23SL..JPG 1979 Leisure 23SL sailing boat. Known for having generous headroom for a 23-foot sailboat. This boat has a Volvo Penta MD5A diesel engine with a saildrive. The boat safety was done last year and is valid till 2022. Full set of sails all in great condition and unused in the five ye...
by Miles
March 18th, 2019, 7:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winter Boating On The Norfolk Broads
Replies: 2
Views: 859

Re: Winter Boating On The Norfolk Broads

I have seen a steady increase in boats out in the winter since 2014. The Norfolk Broads at its finest.
by Miles
March 18th, 2019, 7:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New Chandlery
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Re: New Chandlery

Whilst I wish them all the best I suspect it may be not the best idea. Everywhere you go high streets are changing. Cafes, charity shops, and hairdressers seem to be the only real survivors. I can order boat bits online and have them delivered to me whilst working on a boatyard the very next day as ...
by Miles
March 17th, 2019, 8:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: cannot take a bit of critisism
Replies: 21
Views: 1584

Re: cannot take a bit of critisism

Anything that goes against Paladine's copy and pasting and his chums, moderators, or the monthly donators and your are met with a veritable barrage of insidious toxic trolling with impunity. There are some pleasant people on there too but they seem to prefer boating. The main problem there is anonym...
by Miles
March 16th, 2019, 3:55 pm
Forum: Boats & Marine Bits For Sale
Topic: Honda 7.5hp Outboard For Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 726

Honda 7.5hp Outboard For Sale

This is a working four stroke engine and can be demonstrated. It is a short shaft, however, the sale includes another nearly complete long shaft version for spares. A petrol rank is included with a brand new fuel line and hand pump. It also has a modified handle that allows the outboard to be connec...
by Miles
March 13th, 2019, 7:54 am
Forum: 'I Didn't Know That'
Topic: Paid Or Payed?
Replies: 1
Views: 987

Paid Or Payed?

How do you spell it?
There are a right and a wrong way depending on whether you are referring to a financial matter or a nautical one.
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