An excerpt from Wind in the Willows

Nice? It's the ONLY thing, said the Water Rat solemnly, as he leant forward for his stroke. Believe me, my young friend, there is NOTHING - absolute nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. Simply messing, he went on dreamily: messing - about - in - boats; messing----'
From 'Wind in the Willows' by Kenneth Grahame.

Sunday, 25 March 2012

Updated List of QDJ Pageant participating boats

There will of course be changes from those originally invited.  Here is the link to the latest list. I expect the list of participating boats will continue to change for all sorts of reasons.

When I worked for BA we worked out that on average, 12% of people in the queue to check in, didn't go anywhere; the main reasons were, seeing friends off, incorrect day, visa, ticket, fell ill and so on - always used to make me smile.  It did of course mean the queue was always longer than it needed to be.

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