Thanks to careful research and planning by Mike & Louise France and Karen Blake we had a fabulous weekend to wrap up the sailing year. Most members arrived Friday afternoon and took part in a very interesting tour of the impressive RNLI College including a tour in the lifeboat simulator where we managed to rescue several survivors after a collision between an oil tanker and a smaller commercial vessel. We were exposed to a very rough sea and limited visibility because if rain and some of us were a bit dizzy and unstable on our feet after the experience.
Saturday more members arrived and in the morning we enjoyed the All-
In the evening we all enjoyed the traditional laying up supper, again in the excellent premises of the RNLI. Co-
The next morning we saw the usual warm farewells between a group of devoted S&S Association members. A Farewell after a most interesting event..