Love is all a boat

Without really realising it, it’s been quite a boat filled summer. Not a reference to the endless rain, requiring the building of an Ark, but instead to some of the more enjoyable moments of the year.

Firstly, we were all treated to an awesome display by the fantastic Anna Watkins in the Olympic rowing. I’ve known Anna since we were young and she really has done brilliantly. She’s one of the nicest people you could hope to meet and came back to her home town to be greeted by thousands of proud well-wishers. Her smile was a bright as her medal, truly the golden girl.

I was also lucky enough to attend a beautiful wedding in Oxford, with a reception at the lovely Cherwell Boat House. The bride, also a talented rower, was stunning. The groom was handsome and the speeches were brilliant. Sipping champagne whilst people took punts out on the water in the sunshine rounded off a fantastic day. Dan and Siân, we wish you both the very best for your happy future together!

About these ads

One thought on “Love is all a boat

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,343 other followers

%d bloggers like this: