RE: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Robert Binney
I have been told that no sailors listen to the Shipping Forecast - can this be true? Best wishes Robert Binney From: owner-backst...@lists.bbc.co.uk [mailto:owner-backst...@lists.bbc.co.uk] On Behalf Of

Re: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Dirk-Willem van Gulik
On 18 May 2011, at 14:23, Robert Binney wrote: I have been told that no sailors listen to the Shipping Forecast - can this be true? Well - if you have the money (and enough battery power and ample of pricey thermal paper) - you get it off your navtex(1) or from the met-office feed of

Re: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Tom Scott
Every boat I've be a crew on always tunes in. Although the 1979 Fastnet Race is often mentioned... Tom On 18/05/2011 14:35, Dirk-Willem van Gulik di...@webweaving.org wrote: On 18 May 2011, at 14:23, Robert Binney wrote: I have been told that no sailors listen to the Shipping Forecast -

RE: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Gareth Davis
: 18 May 2011 15:00 To: backstage@lists.bbc.co.uk Subject: Re: [backstage] A familiar face... Every boat I've be a crew on always tunes in. Although the 1979 Fastnet Race is often mentioned... Tom On 18/05/2011 14:35, Dirk-Willem van Gulik di...@webweaving.org wrote: On 18 May

Re: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Ant Miller
@lists.bbc.co.uk Subject: Re: [backstage] A familiar face... Every boat I've be a crew on always tunes in. Although the 1979 Fastnet Race is often mentioned... Tom On 18/05/2011 14:35, Dirk-Willem van Gulik di...@webweaving.org wrote: On 18 May 2011, at 14:23, Robert Binney wrote

Re: [backstage] A familiar face...

2011-05-18 Thread Simon Thompson
-backst...@lists.bbc.co.uk [mailto:owner-backst...@lists.bbc.co.uk mailto:owner-backst...@lists.bbc.co.uk] On Behalf Of Tom Scott Sent: 18 May 2011 15:00 To: backstage@lists.bbc.co.uk mailto:backstage@lists.bbc.co.uk Subject: Re: [backstage] A familiar face... Every