The pinnace of the Royal Navy battleship, HMS Royal Oak, had lain undiscovered in Scapa Flow in the Orkney Islands for nearly 80 years
The advice comes after a French boat sent out multiple VHF DSC Distress alerts to the UK Coastguard which were unable to raise a response from the crew
Using a lifesling to make contact with and recover a man overboard.
Getting back to a man overboard under power
The RORC-recommended Quick-Stop method of getting back to a MOB.
‘Man overboard!’ It’s a cry that chills the blood. But most of us go sailing to relax and enjoy some time afloat, and even the most well-meaning of us will…
Experts from International Paint show you how to roll on and tip off paint to get a mirror shine on your new paint job.
How to scull over the stern: Learn to propel your dinghy using a traditional skill that's still relevant today
Bought on eBay for £510 back in 2011, the Snapdragon 23 boat's restoration is now complete
We paint the hull and deck of our Snapdragon 23 with two-pack polyurethane topcoat
A family cruiser that's fast, fun to sail and capable of winning races?
We paint the hull and deck of our Snapdragon 23 with two-pack polyurethane undercoat
The new Bavaria 33 is tested to her limits on a blustery day
After months of filling and fairing, we epoxy prime our Snapdragon 23's deck moulding
See this 24-footer from Austria being put through her paces in the Solent
Learn a useful traditional skill that could get you out of trouble
Meet the two-berth 20-footer that can be trailed behind a hatchback and launched in less than 15 minutes.
With its lifting keel, it is in a rather select group
Does this revolutionary lifejacket increase an MOB's chances of survival?
A French tradition with classic lines