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Icy blasts are definitely disincentivising..

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... you wouldn't want to try saying that after a couple of pints of "Hole Hearted" [clicky]

First post of the new year, so let me be the last to wish any readers a "Happy New Year", to the sailors among you, "fair winds for 2015"...

...disincentivising?? Purely down to the cold really - not so much the effect on me, though I'll be the first say I prefer being on the boat in a pair of shorts and a tshirt, but more because of the effects on the materials i need to be wielding..  glue doesn't stick well, paint doesn't dry well, varnish same, epoxy needs another 10 to 15' C minimum before it even thinks about going off...  lots to do but I'm going to have to wait a while yet...  can't even take stuff home and work on them in the garage as I don't have any heating, though I am thinking of bringing the tender home to give it a bit of a titivate....

Went to visit "Sparrow" this morning - the bin bags are working, just a…