Summer 2000: sailed from Newcastle (Royal Quays) to Inverness accompanied by Clive and Anne Rand. Then through the Caledonian canal to our then home marina at Largs; finally completing our return from Turkey.
Total distance sailed - 3000 Nm.
2001: Largs to Bangor (Northern Ireland), Port Ellen (Islay), Dunstaffnage (left yacht here for Lucy's wedding) then on to Lochboisdale (South Uist), Lochmaddy (North Uist), Bus to Eriskay, return to Largs via Portree and Isleornsay (Skye).
2002: Following refurbishment at Silvers Marine, sailed from Largs to Ballycastle (Northern Ireland) and Port Ellen (Islay).
2003 Largs to Bangor, Ardglass and Howth (Dublin, Ireland)
2004 Largs to Orkney via Cape Wrath and Scrabster. Return through Pentland Firth,Inverness and Caledonian canal.
Dolphins and fog off Peterhead
2005: Largs to Portree (Skye), Lochmaddy (North Uist) and Barra with Clive and Anne Rand.
Lochboisdale (South Uist)
Approaching Ardnamurchan point
Katie helms back to Largs
Final touches at Silvers Marine