Colin the Cormorant

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Since we got here this morning "Colin" has been sat as still as can be on the end of the refuelling bay. So much so we're now starting to get a bit worried about him. He looks quite solitary and has been still for some time now, wings outstretched, presumably drying them out after an earlier fishing expedition (oh — if you're still wondering — he's a cormorant, and a very fine one at that!) Trouble is every time I pop out to take a photo he goes shy on me and tucks his wings in, so the one at the top of the page is the best one I can do — if he hangs around I am determined to get a good photo of him so if anyone is watching the webcam this morning you might see someone acting very strangely with a camera, hiding behind the fence, then the pumpout machine.....hmmmm wonder how much I could get a camouflage gear for........

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quiz night
Carol: Sun 14 Apr 11:41am

Join us on Saturday 11th May, at 7.30pm, for our monthly quiz night.At only £2 ahead, which includes sandwiches and snacks, this is a great social event; just bring your own drinks and glasses. Bring a team, or join one, and try and topple the current champions, the 'Bluebells'.If you would like to join us, please pop your name on the list in the office, or call us on 01270...

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Carol: Sun 31 Mar 2:34pm

Join us on Saturday 13th April, at 7.30pm, for our monthly quiz night.At only £2 ahead, which includes sandwiches and snacks, this is a great social event; just bring your own drinks and glasses. Bring a team, or join one, and try and topple the current champions, the 'Marina Pirates'.If you would like to join us, please pop your name on the list in the office, or call us on...

The Audlem Lass
Janet: Thu 21 Mar

The Audlem Lass will be back in the water from 30th March 2019. This wonderful little service, run by volunteers, offers a short boat trip from the marina to the bottom of the Audlem Flight (and back). The service operates every Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday until the end of October. You can also charter the boat for private use during the week, subject to crew availability. Call Joe...

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