And Then Came The MARITIME MIDWIVES
(They've berthed more ships than they can remember !)
The team of volunteers, who have come to help finish the boat, have come from around the country under the watchful eye of team leader Jeremy.
Once completed ,they oiled the wood to seal it - only to find they needed to take more off as someone decided it was too thick.(this is called a learning curve )
Trustee Ron and the rest of the team had a long discussion re the positioning of all the necessary internal items and once all was agreed ,they set to work in their own fields of specialism .
Francis and Malcolm began final fitting of the engine onto the beds and a lot of technical stuff Wednesday Phil didn't understand !
Paul set to making a new pair of steps for the entry to the cabin which will clip on to the cockpit lip.
Jay got the unenviable task of filling the cracks of the drying mast with very messy putty but he didn't complain 'though, he did eat his sandwich with care as Phil didn't supply any soap !