Read all about it - pages 22 to 26. Classic Boat, March issue.
"A 'simple job' that turned into a four-year restoration nightmare? Now where have we heard that before! Leila, an 1892 gaffer took more than a bit of TLC to get back on the water. But when you see the pictures and hear the story of her renaissance, you'll understand why. "
SAIL with us in 2014!
April to July - East Coast and Continent.
Daysails, weekends, five day adventures. Charter, sail training. classic regattas.
July and August - The West Country.
Douarnanez festival in Brittany, explore the Scillies, sealife safaris, race in Falmouth Week.
August 30 to September 7 - Tall Ships Race.
From Falmouth to Greenwich, London, via the Solent. Only six places this year, so book early.
September to November - Autumn on the East Coast.
ASTO Hammon Innes Race from Ipswich to Cowes, August 2013.
November 2013 - trustees needed - can you help? - four meetings a year - find out more.
August 2013 ... Leila's first race in 100 years.
9 out of 26 in class B Tall Ships race, Latvia to Poland, 36th overall.
Crew - Tai, Jake, Alex and Sam.
Tall ships race july 19 , in helsinki ready for cruise in company, new engine a dream.
July 10 -in copenhagen fitting a new engine. Missed the first race. Crew transferrredto De Gallant. Hope to sail for Helsinki Friday. Cruise, race 2 and rest of programmme stilll very much on.
June 15/16 - Suffolk Yacht Harbour Classics. Going like a train!Carter Jonas family on board for Ssturday and Whayman/Trickers on Sunday
June 1st - our third successful bike ride finished at Leila's Lowestoft berth.
25/26 May, first charter to Southwold and back - success - tacked and gybed under sail- see facebook.