I've found (hopefully) the right version of Skype and have downloaded....next step is, I think, to register with Skype....
step by step, I'm slowly getting there!!
It may seem a bit odd that this Great Step has only been taken with three weeks before we return to Scotland, but the MD and J and the Boys will still be over four hundred miles away. As will be The Carpenter and the Oily One. The Wizzard will "only" be about two hundred and fifty miles away.
It could be a help for the Pirate to see his grandchildren more too.