Anita Sails Again

Hi, I’m Anita Davies, and I was a crew member in the Clipper 13-14 Round the World Yacht Race.

I hope you enjoy reading about my fundraising and preparations for and participation in this adventure, my return to sailing after my stroke.

The End of the Race

The last day of the race dawned. The fleet weighed anchor to begin their parade of sail up the Thames, due to arrive at St Katharine Docks around lunchtime. We had a boat of our own to catch. One of the spectator boats that would go down the Thames to meet the fleet on their… Read more The End of the Race

Car Boot Overview

Car Boot Sale

I had been collecting books to sell at our events but still had lots left over. Each time we set up the book stall, people brought more books! We never seemed to reduce the numbers even though we did sell lots. We had also “inherited” the unsold items from the City of Birmingham Choir Bring… Read more Car Boot Sale

In Limbo.

Thursday 26 June. Land back in England. Monday 30 June. Back to work. A full week in the office after six months away? Someone didn’t plan that too well! Back to normality? Well, no, it didn’t feel that way. I felt a bit sort of in limbo I suppose. While I’d left Henri Lloyd in… Read more In Limbo.