100 + Hirers Out On Friday

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100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Dances With Otters » March 27th, 2018, 8:29 pm

I believe Richos has over a hundred boats going out on Friday, so one could assume a similar amount would be coming out of Wroxham too. That's 200 boats coming out in one day and you got to admit that's a lot of traffic.


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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Bargate » March 28th, 2018, 10:17 am

Yep, which is why I stay on the Southern rivers :lol:

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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Dances With Otters » March 28th, 2018, 11:31 am

Can't possibly think what you mean. ;) :roll: :lol:
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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by BEN » March 28th, 2018, 1:54 pm

Bargate wrote:
March 28th, 2018, 10:17 am
Yep, which is why I stay on the Southern rivers :lol:
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http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/waveney-riv ... -1-5452716

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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Dances With Otters » March 28th, 2018, 2:19 pm

I'm coming out soon. My boat is very tired after four years of nonstop use and abuse and after being so spoilt by the serenity of winter, I just can not personally deal with the stress levels of some of the hire boats. Notice I did not say all?
I was thinking of putting a F.O.I. request in to see how many boat crashes were reported last year and compare the private boats to the hire boats.
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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Hylander » March 29th, 2018, 7:53 am

I did read that from Martham 16 yachts and four motor-cruisers from Martham Boats. So standing room only. In the past I have known a lot more go out for Easter from Richardsons , more like 160 at one time and more will go out on Saturday. I cannot see the attraction myself , it must be impossible to moor up and get any peace and quiet.

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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Dances With Otters » March 29th, 2018, 7:43 pm

Certainly not holiday weather. I just fired up the burner, it's bloody freezing.
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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by Hylander » March 30th, 2018, 7:50 am

Unfortunately Easter if it is early has a habit of being like this. Keep the thermals on for a while longer.

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Re: 100 + Hirers Out On Friday

Post by David » March 30th, 2018, 8:17 pm

102 boats out of Richos today and a further 86 tomorrow
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