Update – they made it in 14hr 29m!
A rowing crew called ‘The Hobblers” are currently rowing for Childrens Hospice South West from Newquay to Scilly.
They left Newquay at 2am this morning, spoke to Derek Applewhite on the support boat Applejack this morning at 6.25am and they were off the Stones (off Godrevy), by 7:30 they were a couple of miles off the Island at St Ives.
They are being supported by Atlanta and are rowing Hope.
Update: Tuesday 11:00 ”Hobblers are making good progress – they are off Longships on a 50 degrees 07 N, 05 degress 48 west”
Update from Radio Scilly: Tuedays 1300 Newquay Boys update… they’re 16 miles from St Martin’s Daymark which should take 3 to 4 hours to reach
Update: The Hobblers have landed at 15:05 they were 49 degrees 57 N and 06 degrees 12 W. So great effort – 14 hours and 29 minutes, fantastic lets hope that the giving to charity now goes well.