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It provides an entertaining mix of vital information for cruising yachtsmen with all levels of experience, which maximises their enjoyment, increases their skills and gives them the confidence to broaden their horizons.

53 ACTUAL Nigel Irens

The annual Round the Island Race got off to an exciting start on Saturday 2nd July, with HRH Prince Michael of Kent firing the first gun at 8.30am. It was…

Jonty Pearce

When we first bought a yacht one of the major decisions facing us was where to berth her. We live nearly as far from the sea as is possible in…

1 St Helen's Pool anchorage_OK

Nestled between the northern islands of the Isles of Scilly, St Helen’s Pool enjoys nearly all-round shelter – a rare attribute in these parts. With Tresco to the west, St…

TREGUIER RIVER ANCHORAGE_OK

It can often seem a long day sailing from the Channel Islands to Tréguier. Such was the case this time and it was late afternoon before I passed La Corne…

Jonty Pearce

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy describes the wonderful Babelfish, a creature that functions as a universal translator. Once inserted into the ear it allows instant understanding of all languages,…

August 2016

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Kelefesia

If your idea of paradise is anchoring off a deserted island with palm trees and white sands, then look no further than the Ha’apai Islands in Tonga. Most yachts choose…

Jonty Pearce

Our Southerly 105 ketch is a heavy old girl with high freeboard, a raised cabin, and lots of rigging to catch the wind. Her 1 ton triangular cast iron keel…

Jonty Pearce

So, the die is cast and the country has voted to leave the EU. After months of media hype and disinformation I had naively hoped that after the event we…