The London International Boatshow moves to its new Docklands home...
Essential guide to ExCel
The London International Boatshow moves to its new Docklands home in January. We bring you previews of the latest gear plus a special Destinations guide with information on getting there plus the best spots to eat, drink, shop and stay.
The first of a series of features on anchoring techniques goes back to basics and looks at which anchors do what and why. Are you better off with a CQR or a Bruce?
James Jermain test sails this high performance cruiser that can compete successfully around the cans.
Colour chart plotters
A comprehensive review of medium-sized colour chart plotters ? is now the time to go digital? James Jermain reports.
First family boat
The Woolnough family of five are looking for their very first cruising boat. The challenge for YM?s surveyor Paul Jeffes is to help them find a cruiser within budget that can accomodate them all!
Diesel engine troubleshooting
Toby Hodges attends a one-day RYA diesel course and returns a wiser man ? with some hard won top tips for troubleshooting.
Simon Jinks tells you how to banish moisture and keep your boat dry over the winter. Do you need an electric dehumidifier or can other techniques be effective?