Pipe Dream is now berthed in Ponto Delgada, San Miguel, AZORES. She was en route back to the UK from Sardinia.
Jonathan, BSc, married Dr Giuditta Sanna, MRCP(Path), on 28th June 2014. in Portoscuso, Sardinia & congratulations on the birth of their son, Frank, 6.77lbs, at 0215 on 25th September & the addition of a dog, Woody, a companion for Luxy. Sept 2015 congratulations to Giudy on her appoinment as Consultant Microbiologist to the Royal Blackburn Hospital.
Julia gave birth at home at 0150 25th December 2012 to a baby girl, Nia, 8lbs. All well, a sister for Noah, aged 3. Sadly she spent her first Xmas in hospital, all well now. October 2015 the family are about to go traveling for a year in their new motor home.
Congratulations to Rae who on May 5th 2011 was elected as a Bournemouth Borough Councillor for Westbourne & West Cliff, and was re-elected in 2015. She has resigned as a CAB advisor, after 20 years, but become a trustee. Gordon now works as a Volunteer for Streetwise, a charity teaching safety to children.
Congratulations to Anton & Julian Sasson, representing Australia, on their BRONZE medal in the 2011 International Cadet Class World Championship 27th July - 5th Aug, in Kuhlungsborn, Germany, in spite of Julian breaking his wrist on the first day. As Anton with brother Marcus won SILVER in the Worlds two years ago in Poland this is a remarkable achievement by family Sasson. Anton & Julian were short listed for young Australian sailors of the year.
January 2015 Congratulations Julian on winning GOLD, at the Australian National Cadet Championship in Port Lincoln. The Worlds were held at Riva del Garda Italy Jul 31 - Aug 7 and Julian and his crew came a credible 10th.
Congratulations to Molly Sasson on the launch of her book "More Cloak than Dagger" on 17th August and her interview on radio, see www.2gb.com/audioplay/124611
The 6th Cousin's Reunion, hosted by Janet, MBE. DL. JP. BA., was held on Sat. 15th, November 2014, in Southwell, Nottinghamshire. The 7th will be hosted by Rosalyn in Devon May 2016
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Recently added : Cruising 2015, Sardinia/Spain/Portugal/Azores
2015 San Antioco (Sardinia) test sail 14 -San SAntiocop - Portoscuso 26.3 - Mahon (Minorca) 198 -Alicante (Spain) 254.9 - Bahia de Santa Pola 14.7 -Cala Genoves 65.2 - Marina del Este 90.1 - Gibraltar aborted - Marina del Este 13.8 - Gibraltar aborted again -Marina del Este 21.4 - Duquesa 80.9 - Barbate 48.9 - Chipiona 48.2- Ilha de Culatra (Portugal) 74.5 - Lagos 41.6 - Ponto del Delgada (San Miguel, Azores) 813
Total: 1805.5 nM
PIPE DREAM WILL BE FOR SALE 2016