Monthly Archive: December 2012

Dec
18

Lord Lucan in Cribbs Causeway

Lord Lucan

I notice that Bryan Ferry is coming to Plymouth, to The Pavilions next year. It would be nice to see him and nice to imagine that he would be one of the few Ferry’s guaranteed to enter and leave Plymouth without be affected by striking French fishermen. Last week, for some apparent reason, I agreed …

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Dec
13

What is Your Name?

West and Gitz

I notice that some new signs have gone up at the top of Gydnia Way pointing towards the ‘waterfront’ and The Hoe. There is no distance mentioned and no direct direction! I assume this is just a general sign for all Plymouthians and other travellers that the water is ‘that way’, it could start in a …

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Dec
05

I Get 6 Knots From Her

Car boat

When I bought a Ford, I did so because of the name, a name of reliability and not for the link with driving through water! But can I congratulate the company which built the car, I was never sure what the ‘ S’ stood for in S Max but now suspect it is ‘seaworthy’, although …

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