early hours of the Monday morning. 'Something of a miracle for our local ferry company' I heard Mopps say as she greeted them. (Mopps note: Perhaps it is a sufficient explanation to say that 'Christmas has been cancelled in the Isle of Man' featured heavily on the National TV News last year - as a direct result of the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company's contribution to the Island's Festive Season !!)

So that was Crufts..................or to be exact that was NOT Crufts. But to end on a more cheerful note - things have got better. Flash has just gone RBIS at Northern Saluki Club Ch. Show. So let us hope that this is the start of a trouble free summer for 2012. Mopps will not be taking any bets on that however - as long as we are reliant on the high seas for our transport!!

Flash and Faris in the paddock











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