Firstly welcome to our next Tuesday Night Talk (TNT!) The TNT’s commence 06th October 2020 over the autumn and winter. Please log in early to check your connection and chat with like minded friends, new and old alike. Please remember that John will open Zoom at 19:00 hrs for member chat and audio tests. The talks will commence at the new time of 19:30hrs
Hon Sec., CAI
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Hon Sec CAI
This talk begins in........
Pirate Alley Off Somlia
Pat Murphy, who, with his late wife Olivia completed a 9 year 5,834 mile circumnavigation. This leg of their passage begins in Thailand and ends on exiting the Suez Canal into the Mediterranean. Transiing en route Sri Lanka, India, the Indian Ocean, Oman, Yemen, the Red Sea, Eritrea, Sudan and Egypt. The story of their journey is told in Pat’s inimitable style.
Their experiences during the passage include……
- Forming a safety convoy
- An armed escort
- An overheating engine
- A freightening incident on the Red Sea
- The Suez Canal (Prison)
- Disagreement with Suez officials
- Avoiding mile long tuna fishing nets
- An Indian wedding
- Mr Fix it (everywhere)
- A cracked car sump
- Boat problems
- Superb anchorages
- Negotiating Oil Rigs
- Egyptian baksheesh