The following morning we continued our journey to East Looe, Maureen and family were in West Looe on another caravan site (all very proper in those days)
During the week we had two memorable trips, the first was to Plymouth on the bus, a boiling hot day and whilst we were there we bought a very large crab which the stall holder wrapped up for us in newspaper, unfortunately we did this quite early in the morning, by the time we returned to the bus in the afternoon the crab had a unique smell all of its own, so strong that other passengers on the bus complained so we all had to go upstairs. Still it made a very nice tea for us all prepared by a very courageous Maureenâ€™s Mum.
Later in the week we decided to go for a trip on the river, having hired a small motor boat for an hour we set off UP river. Unfortunately we did not realise that the tide was going out, after about 10 minutes we ran out of river but had The SAM Observer February 2010
The February 2010 edition of "The SAM Observer"