Lagos: Christmas Eve
Today is Christmas eve and once again it was warm and sunny.
This morning Stephen did his Christmas eve broadcasted on channel 77 and gave the final question for the quiz – the tie breaker question.
I had my log set
to zero in
We stayed on the boat all day ready for the deluge of
entries as people bought round their quiz answers. We made some mulled wine and
each entrant was offered a glass; it seemed like a fun way to meet new people.
Well lots of people came around for a drink but not many actually entered. Ah
well….the one consolation was that the winner guessed correctly to within
3 miles! And we were on the boat all the time to make sure no one could check
and cheat! Mind you the winning boat also left Ipswich and sailed to
In the evening we went around to Day Spring, well to be more accurate to the flat they had rented. Anne took round some homemade mince pies (using home made pastry and home made mince meat). They went down really well. After a while we went to a local bar that has reopened. The band was awful and the wine was awful – we won’t be rushing back.