RNLI to the Rescue During English Channel Crossing

We decided to return directly to Falmouth from Cherbourg, but deteriorating weather combined with sail malfunctions to push us into dangerous waters on a lee shore, a detour, and a rescue… 05 August 2019 12:00 (BST) departing Cherbourg under power. Breezy, but wind predicted to continue from the W or SW and shouldn’t get up too much. 13:00 Under sail. Wind picking up. We’re taking … Continue reading RNLI to the Rescue During English Channel Crossing