The day breaks overcast as one sitting breakfast is called.
It will be a busy day for all, so the cook lays on a healthy full English breakfast to keep everyone’s energy levels up.
After introductory talks by the permanent crew and evacuation drill the voyage crew climb the main and forward masts to get a better view of Las Palmas.
It is planned to leave the port this afternoon and take advantage of favourable winds.
Carol (medical purser)