There's a big sailboat in Stornoway today as the cruise ships come and go at our lovely port. If you want to start your sailing experience, why not book onto Sail Stornoway's dinghy sail training. Running everyday tues-fri next week from 10-12 & 2-4pm at Cuddy Point for £10 a session. as long as you are least 10 years old you can sign on. angelajenkins34 [at] hotmail.com
Don't forget The Parade of boats at 4pm on the water - Wednesday next week. All welcome for a tootle round the outer harbour in the sunshine that's bound to be shining.
On Thursday is happening down at Loch Erisort. Do sail down and join in. Sailing and rowing.
Friday sailing Sgoths and rowing in the inner harbour 11-4pm. Open to all just go to the blue van on the harbourside by the pontoons and sign up.
Saturday is the Cornnation Cup day. All boats that would like to take part MUST attend a briefing at 10am - Bridge Centre Cafe and MUST have completed an entry form before the day of the race. Entry forms to be made available soon. Persons who would like to crew, please attend the Bridge Centre Cafe at 10am
Coronation Cup commences on the water 11am.
There will be both a long and short course, the latter within the outer harbour, the former a triangler course of about 10 miles depending on the weather.
There will also be a Ceilidh at Shawbost Old School @ 8pm on Sat. Entry by donation.
Further info will be posted as avaiable.