– stagnation evasion!
An intended winter round trip to Whilton Marina cut short when we decided to leave South Downs there for brokerage.
Back aboard, autumn sunshine, cruising in the dark and the end of our voyage to move into a new house.
The weather turns, heralded by "Storm Callum", a steady run to Rugby and return to Purley to collect the car.
A tour of the finished new house and a trip to Liverpool to see the new boat taking shape.
Back on the boat and on up the Oxford with news of a new boat, new house and new puppy.
A much needed week off in Devon visiting attractions, walking the moors and even a segway excursion with daughter Jen.