Yodare Island of the Week No.10 Northey Island – Battles, Birds and Pirate Radio
Northey Island -Ancient Battlefield, Bird Sanctuary and Radio Caroline!

Yodare Island of the Week No.10 Northey Island – Battles, Birds and Pirate Radio

Welcome to Northey Island which is situated in the River Blackwater estuary near Maldon, Essex. The island is an "island" for only certain states of the tide and is linked…

Continue Reading Yodare Island of the Week No.10 Northey Island – Battles, Birds and Pirate Radio
Yodare Island of the Week No. 9 Mersea Island – Zeppelins, Oysters and “The Strood”
Getting to and from Mersea Island isn't EASY!

Yodare Island of the Week No. 9 Mersea Island – Zeppelins, Oysters and “The Strood”

So this week's "Island Friday" takes us over to the Essex coastline and one of the many low lying islands that bring on the challenge of "mud banking" - not…

Continue Reading Yodare Island of the Week No. 9 Mersea Island – Zeppelins, Oysters and “The Strood”
Rowing Boats Scupper Yodare!!
Too Many Rowing Boats for Yoda

Rowing Boats Scupper Yodare!!

Well it was never going to be easy getting all the logistics to line up and the weather was always going to be ultimate factor, but I didn't expect a…

Continue Reading Rowing Boats Scupper Yodare!!
Spreading The Word
Olton Mere - A long way from the sea, NO islands, but a wonderful club

Spreading The Word

So how has this week gone? Bit mixed - frustrated with a lack of sailing opportunities due to storm Freya and varying work commitments, but on the plus side I've…

Continue Reading Spreading The Word