Yesterday was moving day at Starcross Towers; not very far: just from one side of Hereford to the other and very efficiently accomplished by the removals firm in under five hours (to which, of course, you have to add the days and days of packing and the seemingly infinite task of unpacking and finding new homes for all our bits and pieces.
"Off went the van with my home packed in it . . ."
I am now in full admiration of those liveaboard boaters that have sold up and moved aboard. We tried to downsize, we really did and I felt we had been quite ruthless, but the only way we'd have got all of our remaining stuff afloat would have been to buy an unconverted working pair and bung it all in the hold!