The 40ft yacht market is fierce, so has the Beneteau Oceanis 40.1 got what it takes to make an impact on the family cruiser market? Graham Snook heads to the…
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Some sailors swear by mainsail furling systems, others swear at them. Graham Snook looks at way to keep your furling mainsail in check
Duncan Kent investigates the technology used in lithium batteries and explains what to consider in matching them with a management system
A liferaft is reassuring, but only to be used as an absolute last resort. James Stevens explores the main scenarios that could lead to abandoning ship, and what to do…
Paul Tinley recounts a truly shocking lightning experience aboard his Beneteau 393 Blue Mistress and the subsequent insurance claim
The 52nd edition of the Southampton Boat Show will be held from 10-19 September 2021
Give a thought to your inventory this winter to keep you cruising next season, says Rachael Sprot
Dag Pike considers how to get the best out of a summer cruise when time is limited
A round-up of the most amusing nautical jokes we can find!