1st Outing

Well, first outing on Seren yesterday (6th April). Took #1 granddaughter to The Anchor at Great Barford. She hasn’t been on the boat for obvious reasons for a couple of years and it was her 11th birthday the day before so it was a sort-of birthday treat. Just two locks (Roxton and Gt. Barford) and … Read more »

Stern Door (1)

I’ve removed the old ‘bi-fold’ door and hacked out the roof hatch. The port side panel is original GRP, the starboard would have been the same with a small central door and a higher threshold to keep the weather out. A previous owner had paneled inside and out with 10mm ply screwed through. The screws … Read more »

Day 21

It’s three days to midummer, so why am I typing this in my sleeping bag? Beginning to wish I’d spent less time on Seren’s electrics and making the fridge work and got around to fitting heating instead. but here’s how the day went: The usual early start, ablutions, breakfast make sandwiches for lunch in case … Read more »