Vessel aground, not a total balls up.

James CloseJames, Thoughts

I’m sure you are all aware of the Car Transporter that ran aground on the Bramble Bank. All three balls on display is the day signal for a vessel aground, and the way I remember this is that going aground is usually a “total balls up”, but in this case not so. I was walking back from a friends house the night it happened and put the BBC News channel on before heading to bed. I saw the newsflash that … Read More