The South Coast of England, 3rd June to 8th June 2006
On Saturday 3rd June, we had a leaving party on the Hamble, with family and friends. The sun shone all day!
Jane's Aunt Edna and Uncle Stan enjoyed sitting on the pontoon having beer and sandwiches
Charlotte and Katie (Jane's neices) sporting their new life jackets
Sarah, Mark and Charlotte fishing for good things!
4th June, on our way out of the Hamble River, our new life has just begun
Jane on the helm across the Solent
Picture taken by Andy from Julian's boat in the Solent
First stop in Bembridge, Isle of Wight.
The harbour master kindly cleared a whole pontoon for our arrival!
5th June heading back towards Brighton marina, we had tried to get around Beachy Head
but had to turn back due to the 2 metre swell.
Entering the lock at Sovereign Marina at Eastbourne on 7th June
Our mooring in Sovereign Marina.
Early Start the next day for Dover (4:00am), with a flat calm sea.
Entering Dover! 8th June