A little help for the skippers

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- Set Sky+ for the F1 Grand Prix, Match of the Day, X-Factor, The Thick of It

- Cut the grass, give instructions to the gardener

- Long walks in the autumn countryside, stay away from the sea

- Saturday morning swimming with the children

- Write….Dear Santa….’For Christmas I’d like to be leading the Vendee Globe by 500 miles, please

- Look out my lucky pants, they must be somewhere

- Work on the final playlists of music, books…is '50 Shades of Grey really what I want to be reading in the big south?'

- Go to the pub

- Have long baths

- Lots of fresh coffee and donuts


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