Inside Yachting Monthly this month
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Mike and Pat Pocock explore the rivers of Brittany
Round the island: race survival tips
Dick Durham tells you how to get round in one piece
PLUS: Win waterproof digital cameras worth £1,600
Exploring inland: Falmouth’s green valleys
The Fal and Helford rivers are perfect places to linger and enjoy a pasty while you wait for fair winds, says Ken Endean
Blue water letter
Annie Hill returns as a YM correspondent as she leaves Panama
Why ‘an old joke’ is sailing again
Are entrants in the transatlantic Jester Challenge all mad, or just determined to prove a point about small, seaworthy boats?
This French island outpost is as memorable as it is daunting, says Peter Cumberlidge. PLUS: Free waypoint chart and guide
Across the atlantic in a nutshell
How two men sailed an ocean in a 26ft lifeboat more than 100 years ago
Win a special edition YM Legend 27
Another chance to win this one-off bilge keeler
Bird flu or gull stew?
Fancy a seagull Pot Noodle, asks Carol O’Shea
Club cruising: east anglia
There’s a yacht club out East to suit all tastes
Sea cure in galapagos
How Gipsy Moth IV is helping young cancer sufferers
BOATS AND GEAR
New boat test:Sun Odyssey 39i
The battle for the cruising centre ground hots up with this addition to the Jeanneau line-up
New boat test:Catalina 309
We test an American import with a lot to live up to
How to choose and use a digital camera
What knot to use?
Ropes, knots and splices tested to destruction
A foot pump generator, rust destroyer and copper antifoul
Anchoring: kedging your bets
There are a multitude of uses for your smallest hook
Learning Curve: high and dry on a reef
How a chartplotter helped wreck a yacht
Cleats, currents and using your local knowledge
Question of seamanship
Night has fallen – but can you trust your crew?
How to make the most of your batteries
PCs on board: easy-pc
New series: Expert advice on choosing the a computer for use at sea
Are you an analogue or digital sailor?
Round the Island drama
Could your flares be dangerous?
Dangers in the Channel
Libby sets sail on a Day Skipper course
Cunliffe on Cruising
Tom voyages to distant lands and recalls some tall tales
Around the coast
What’s been happening in your home waters?
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