Falklands father and son epic sea journey
A FALKLANDS father and son team have completed an 11,000 mile Rite of Passage, delivering a yacht, Fiddler’s Green, to the Falklands from North Carolina.
On Monday, Andrez Short arrived back in Stanley Harbour on his new yacht accompanied by his son, Tom (16) and friend Steve Dent, who joined the boat on Ascension Island. Andy Furniss was a crew member on the first leg from the US to the Azores.
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Fuel leak stopped but no FIG waste strategy
Fuel leaking into the harbour from Government property at the Camber which caused concern within the local community has been stopped, Director of Natural Resources John Barton assured Penguin News this week.
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