Bombe Surprise

Coastguard stands by as waterbourne ice cream van scoops WWII mine

New books and charts service

ybw has teamed up with marine publishers Kevin Hughes to add books and charts to the services already available online at Europe’s No.1 marine portal

Honda Cowes Classic: carnage averted

Contrary to popular rumour (but in line with the most basic logic) the Honda Cowes Classic will not – repeat not – interfere with the racing at Torbay Week

Preview: September 2001

Boom time! In-boom reefing is making a comeback after many years in the shadow of in-mast reefing...

Contents: August 2001

Features New generation handheld GPS What?s the best budget buy? The best value for money and the top performing handheld GPS? Simon Jinks puts 10 sets from £100-£350 to the…

Transpac – Day 16

Two new Australian-built boats are in a battle for overall corrected time honors in the 41st Transpacific Yacht Race that is too close to call

Pooch ban at Ramsgate

Pets, with or without passports are not being allowed ashore from craft visiting Ramsgate in Kent.

Clipper fleet cross the Greenwich Meridian

Having had the excitement of crossing the Greenwich Meridian yesterday today sees the Clipper fleet sailing into western hemisphere and crossing the longitude of their home towns