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Yachting Monthly winter laying-up checklist

Whether your boat is coming ashore for winter or staying afloat, here is a useful checklist compiled by Yachting Monthly's experts to help you remember everything

Anchorage - Black Tar, Milford Haven

Jonty Pearce finds tranquillity away from the bustle of Milford Haven and good shelter in the Upper Cleddau River

Where should I put my anchor light?

Hurricane lamp on the boom, or electric beacon at the masthead? Duncan Kent gives advice on the best place to hang your anchor light

Action cameras – Yachting Monthly video review

They're perfect for capturing videos and still photos on the water – but which action camera is best for you...?

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Yachting Monthly guidelines for installing marine engine soundproofing

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