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Hi all I was in my local Tesco did my shopping and when I returned the car my remote did not work and so eventually I called the rac .he used a wire to get in the window and he opened the door.then a voice from behind....hello can i help you....the car owner returned...wrong car talk about the ground opening up...the rac man said I'll get going then....I've never been so embarrassed...but we all seen the funny side in the end??
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I can def say with some certainty that Ranworth staithe gets full at the weekend during October half term. I have seen it every year for the ten years since we have kept our own boat on the private moorings. There is a school trip which has come here for many years and they are spread out over a fair few boats. And they always come to Ranworth at the weekend. It is of course possible that eventually, that plan will change, but I can only tell you what has happened thus far as my crystal ball isn't very reliable at the moment
If you are trying to moor in a tight ish spot just ensure a crew member pulls the dinghy round to the front of the boat if you are going in astern (backwards to a stern only mooring such as Ranworth) or to the other side if you are going into a side on mooring.
Steve mentioned life jackets, and I should have too. An absolute must.
Take care, and enjoy the trip - you may seriously get bitten by the bug!
"Wind up the elastic band Karen - we're setting off!!"