Administration Assistant @GoWestSailing We are recruiting for an Admin Assistant to join our ever-expanding team. This is a part time position (20hrs per week) Monday to Thursday and the hours can be flexible between 9am and 5pm and working from our office in Largs Marina. As a family fun company who prides itself on customer […]Continue reading
Author Archive: danny
Sailing Greenland 2020
Just in via Satellite; Global Surveyor Captain Danny Drahos received Friday 24th July: We were tied up to the wall in Olafsvik, approximately 60nm NW of Reykjavik. Olafvik is a friendly, picturesque fishing harbour. We had chosen this port as a starting point due to it being in close proximity to Greenland and a slightly […]Continue reading
Approval given as learning provider for MOD!
We are delighted to announce that we have been recognised as an approved learning provider of Enhanced Learning Credits. Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Service (ELCAS) are the organisation who on behalf of the MOD provide financial support to members of the armed forces to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces. We have […]Continue reading
Sailing Cape Verde – turtles, grog and big wind!
It’s Thursday 13th February and I’m standing at the airport on Sao Vincent island, Strong warm wind with salt air. I’m right here, jacket and sweat pants fly immediately into the suitcase and I’m sitting in a half broken yet restored Mercedes. The accommodation is just down from downtown Mindelo, I have a beautiful view […]Continue reading
Open letter – With thanks
Sadly 2020 has not turned out the way that many of us expected, and the last few weeks have been challenging for many and affected all of us in so many ways, which none of us expected even a few months ago. We are touched by the acts of kindness that we see in what […]Continue reading