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New boats at the Southampton Boat Show

About 7 hours ago

Many established names have new models that can be seen at the Southampton Boat Show

Annual all-faith Sea Service

Giving thanks for the sea

Yacht grounded on new Cowes Breakwater shingle bank

The small yacht ran aground on the new...


Video: BayRaider Expedition on test

Meet the two-berth 20-footer that can be trailed behind a hatchback and launched in less than 15 minutes.


Rubbing strake and series drogue

I have an idea to combine anchor points for a...

Tide Help Solent Please

Ok, I don't have any info to hand apart from...

Headsail Modifications.

Anyone here modified the cut of their...

Topcoating the PBO Project Boat

Video: Top-coating the PBO Project Boat

We paint the hull and deck of our Snapdragon 23 with two-pack polyurethane topcoat

Salona 35

Video: Salona 35 on test

A family cruiser that's fast, fun to sail and capable of winning races?

Glossary of nautical terms

Don't know a sampan from a sampson post? Perplexed by parrels, pelorus or pirogues? Harrassed by a harmattan? Welcome to the PBO glossary containing over 1,500 words, from simple sea terms to archaic sayings and ancient nautical nomenclature.

Dave Selby cartoon Sept 2014

Dave Selby podcast: 'Mad About The Boat'

'Looks like you're about to enjoy your first race win, Dave...'