Day 56

12th December 2001 The storm moved north when it left us, and went on to cause mischief on the Flemish Cap and Nose of the bank. One ship suddenly ‘disappeared’ from radio contact with no word from it for a couple of days. People feared the worst as ships can and do just disappear in … Continue reading Day 56

Day 55

11th December 2001 The storm was travelling fast and left us as quickly as it arrived; today was fine and bright, a few big swells remain but conditions are good enough to fish. So it’s back to reality and I’m up to my elbows in fish guts again. Yesterday was a welcome interlude though, and … Continue reading Day 55