In the April 2017 issue of Practical Boat Owner...
Four female rowers have been rescued in the Atlantic Ocean after their rowing boat capsized and they lost vital equipment.
The owner of a harbour tanker has been fined £3,000 and more than £7,000 in costs for operating a 'dangerously unsafe' vessel.
Plans to generate energy from Swansea Bay lagoon face further delay as UK energy minister announces a six-month review of the sector.
A good use for that leftover epoxy resin - Hanne and Matthijs Siljee-van Beek beef up their oars
Graham Swetman makes his own heavy-duty bearing extractor
If you’ve found a few blisters on your gel coat, don’t despair. You may not need to do a full gel coat strip – which on cheaper boats may not…
After a few knocks a yacht’s keelbolts can work a little loose – but that might be just the beginning, as the owners of Quartet discovered.
Hornsea Project One wind farm will span an area of approximately 407 square kilometres off the Yorkshire coast with up to 240 wind turbines, each one 190 metres tall
An 'oil spill incident management exercise' was carried out in Brightlingsea Harbour
The annual OCC awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of blue water sailors and bring those achievements to the attention of the sailing community at large.
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It follows a series of whale deaths along the East coast of England in the past few weeks.
Boat leaks are the bane of a sailor’s life, but with patience their source can be traced. Here are some ideas of where to start...
Violent storm force 11 is expected in areas off the south coast of the UK with wave heights reaching 16m.
Which gelcoat cleaners are best at combating waterline yellowing on boat hulls?
Watch this space and in PBO to find out what you can do to defend your rights to apply antifouling yourself, in a safe manner.
A dog that had been missing for five days was rescued one mile out at sea, after being spotted chasing a seagull.
This is the second whale to beach itself on Hunstanton Beach and the sixth whale that the UK Coastguard has dealt with in this area.
A MAIB report has been published following the collapse of a mezzanine deck on board an Isle of Wight ferry, which injured a crewman and several passengers.
A Scottish man and an Irish woman died when their yacht capsized off the West Coast, Western Cape, South Africa yesterday.