So, I went down to the Seacroft for a bite to eat a couple of weeks ago to meet up with some friends. We had a pleasant dinner from the new chef’s menu (which is excellent by the way). I decided to give my friends the hairdryer treatment on the current status of the weather […]

It’s been a couple of weeks since I first mentioned my weather station project in this forum so I thought it would be good to provide you with an update on how things are going. I spent some time at Eithin Bach last week in the midst of the Beast from the East which allowed […]

Early mornings in Trearddur Bay on racing days during the 2017 season were quite predictable when the weather conditions were marginal … I typically received several phone calls at Eithin Bach and text messages on my mobile asking me for status reports on the flags! Whilst this is a service that I enjoy providing, it […]

The train journey from London Euston to Holyhead (all four hours of it) on Thursday evening provided me with a good opportunity to tidy up the vast majority of the backlog of work that had built up in advance of the Christmas break. I arrived at Holyhead railway station in good shape shortly after 9pm, […]

It’s been quite a while since I last wrote on my blog, so I thought I would ease my way back into my stride by providing a quick update at the end of a very pleasant weekend at Eithin Bach. The weekend started gently on Friday evening after the four hour train journey up from […]

It’s been a month to the day since I left Deloitte and it’s time to reflect, methinks. May was an interesting month. I had the great pleasure of inviting many of my Partners – past, present and future – to a fantastic evening on 19 May 2015 at my favourite restaurant in London – E&O […]

We spent the Sunday before the start of the 2015 RORC Caribbean 600 attending to the final bits and pieces of personal and boat-related preparation in advance of the three day race. ┬áIt was a good opportunity to get to know the people I would be spending the next few days with a little better, […]