Laura Hodgetts

August 2017 cover

In the August 2017 issue of Practical Boat Owner magazine...

Deganwy Marina

Deganwy Marina, one of the most modern marinas in North Wales is being offered for sale by The Crown Estate, with a guide price of £2,500,000.

RTIR_In 2013, photographer Ian Roman captured the vast Round the Island Race fleet rounding of The Needles.jpg

The annual Round the Island Race will be be taking place bright and early tomorrow, with 1,342 yachts expected to sail around the Isle of Wight.

Maurice Phillips on his boat Blue Diamond, a Hunter Channel 31

PBO and the RYA have received a report from a yachtsman fined €500 for having traces of red diesel in his fuel tank following a Belgian Customs inspection.

PBO Marina Visitors Berth Guide. Pic credit: WicorMarine/Twitter

A comprehensive guide to where visiting sailors can find hot showers, facilities to top up water tanks and fuel, access Wi-Fi and stock up on supplies, plus the prices charged.