PBO September 2016 cover

In the September 2016 issue of Practical Boat Owner...

Dave Selby sets sail on Marlins Mission

Dave Selby sets sail on his 18ft Sailfish Marlin on a 300-mile voyage to the Southampton Boat show to promote the joys of small boat ownership and raise money for…

PBO August 2016 cover

In the August 2016 issue of Practical Boat Owner...

PBO Summer 2016 cover

In the Summer 2016 issue of Practical Boat Owner...

Nav in a nutshell: Shaping a course

GPS is not infallible, so it makes sense to know the basics of shaping a rough ‘course to steer’ on a paper chart, says Dick Everitt.

Cat aboard_Richard Hare

With a summer holiday being firmly rooted in the French canals, Richard Hare agreed to have the family cat aboard. The plan cost less than keeping Polly in a cattery…