Carolyn Shearlock needs very little introduction. Her website, The Boat Galley, is one of the most popular among the world’s cruising and live-aboard community, and for good reason. It is packed with useful information and clever tricks for making your boating life better. From getting the most out of your solar panels to keeping your food fresh in a humid environment, Carolyn has the information you need. In fact, she has written more than 1,000 articles about boating, and every one of them passes on wisdom gained over many years living aboard boats.
With this series of programmes, Carolyn goes back to basics – taking the listeners step-by-step through the process of choosing, finding, buying, equipping and provisioning a boat. They’re terrific listening, whether you’re new to boating or a seasoned sailor. Each show is around five minutes long and is presented in Carolyn’s easy to digest, no nonsense style. They are a valuable resource for the cruising community worldwide.