The morning after we capsized Lisa already knew we were safe on board the Nord Taipei bulk carrier that had rescued us from the ocean. She had had a terrifying wait for news from the announcement by Heart FM radio that we had gone in until she was notified by the shore team that we were all safe. Overnight she had not slept, fraught with worry, her worse fears realised that the trip had all gone wrong.
The following morning she was in a mess; no sleep, agonized, trying to be brave for our young daughter Lily – and then the BBC knocked on the door! In the space of a few minutes Lisa got dressed and sorted and gave the following interview, that’s courage!