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2nd December: Hello toob! - I finally got fed up with how much I am paying BT for broadband and decided that, with my BT contract ending at the start of January, I would take up the offer from local firm "toob" to install a… ...(Read More)
27th November: Palais des Vaches - Went with Zoe and Wendy to the Palais des Vaches. Finally got to talk with Nicholas de Rothschild about Lower Exbury. It does sound like there was a much larger medieval settlement there which may have gone into decay, or… ...(Read More)
12th Nov: New Fender Board - The original fender board, created in 2013 in preparation for Seatern,  was an old builders plank which had drifted in on the tide one day.  From the jetty there is over a quarter nautical mile fetch to the southwest and… ...(Read More)
31st Oct: Stung on Halloween! - This is a longer version of a post I wrote for the Calshot "Blog".... Around lunch time on Monday 31st October (Halloween), the Met Office issued a warning for strong winds overnight along the south coast, we shared it on… ...(Read More)
17th Oct: Zig-Zag Contrails + Distrails - Some interesting clouds seen at NCI Stone Point in Lepe Country Park.  On the 17th October there were these contrails with a marked zig-zag pattern which I could not explain.   The zig-zag pattern seemed to be limited to a… ...(Read More)
16th/21st Sept: Boat Show 2022 - This year I was going to help staff the NCI stand at the Boat Show on Monday 19th September but that turned out to be the Queen's funeral and the Boat Show was closed as a mark of respect. However… ...(Read More)


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