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A photographic commission: Oban to Oban

Chief photographer
In my first trip on Brighton Belle sailing as skipper I prepared two passages one to do an anti-clockwise circumnavigation of Mull in settled weather and one for bad weather in the event of multiple south-westerly fronts coming over. The reality in the words of the Met-Office was "changeable" and with two fronts expected 4 days apart, ...
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Mallaig to Oban

Pascal, Geoff, Stuart, Laura, Mike & Matt.
An awful lot had been promised about sailing around the west coast of Scotland by our skipper Stuart. I can happily report that there was no exaggeration. We had decent wind, various forms of weather and fantastic anchorage opportunities all week long.Skippered by Stuart with his motley crew - Matt, Mike, Pascal, Geoff & Laura - we...
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Sailing to St. Kilda - July 2018

​Our crew of six, led by Phillip and Neil, started the week in style by enjoying a fine dining experience at The Digby Chick restaurant, which set us up for the week ahead. ​Sunday dawned warm and sunny for our 55 mile leg down to Lochmaddy on North Uist and we were delighted to have a sighting of a Minke whale whilst sailing. The weather dete...
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West Country Cruise 2017

​ We, the "Magnificent 7", rose with ease to the challenge presented to us by the previous crew, who had wedged Brighton Belle unceremoniously into an impossibly tight berth, and slipped elegantly away to the amazement of the Harbour Master who stood watching in a state of stunned admiration, not witnessed since the time of Drake. A week of fine we...
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Brest to Plymouth via the Scilly Isles - July 2017

Brest to Plymouth 1- 8 July 2017. BB final leg back to British waters after 10 months away. Philip Ford skipper. Crew; Keith and Rory Reynolds, William Hill, Pascal Labourel, Charles Wellingham. 5 of us set out from Southampton airport for the short flight to Brest on a twin turboprop, and were treated to great views of the Chan...
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