Tinkertoo's adventures


After a night in Moelfre we move to Conwy. We were met by Elliot and Vicky. Jayne jumped ship and I cleaned the boat. On Friday Ruth joined for a weekend sailing. We went to puffin island for lunch and then moved to a mooring on the Menai Straits.


We moved along the Anglesey coast this morning to Moelfre. A warm sunny day with light winds. Tonight we had fish and chips something Jayne had been looking forward to since the start of our trip.

Amlwch, Anglesey

After leaving Port St Mary at 06.00 we arrived in Amlwch at 16.30. It was a good passage avaraging over 5 knots. It's good to be near home with no long sailing legs required.

Port St Mary, Isle of Man

We set off from Ardglass this morning @ 06.00 with a SW wind and had a great sail for the first 4 hours or so. At about 11.00 the mist came in as we closed the Isle of Man. We decided to go outside the Calf of Man and started to plot our position every 15...


This morning did not go to plan. We set off in the helf light with heavy rain and wind. Jayne said ' this was not what you had promised '. The passage through Copeland sound was interesting with 3-4 knots of tide. After 2 hours or so it was evident we would...

Glenarm / Bangor

Sorry for being slow with the blog. After stopping at Glenarm we have moved to Bangor on Belfast Loch. This morning we are leaving for the Isle of Man.