Laura Hodgetts

Grounded yacht rescue at the entrance to Dublin Port, Ireland. Credit: RNLI/Dun Laoghaire

A yacht was assisted by RNLI lifeboat crew after it grounded on rocks on the South Bull Wall at the entrance to Ireland's Dublin Port.

Lifejacket test - jumping into the RNLI College training pool

Five dedicated testers took to the RNLI College's training pool to put 17 lifejackets through their paces.

PBO cover May 2015

In the May 2015 issue of Practical Boat Owner...

Practical projects and PG Tips

PBO columnist Dave Selby finds that a yacht club work day provides an opportunity to drink limitless cups of tea while converting a Sailfish into an ornamental planter.

Whitehaven Marina sea lock

Whitehaven Marina has announced the successful completion of its annual sea lock maintenance in readiness for the coming summer season. The lock closure and maintenance was timed to cause the…

Navitus Bay proposed area

The Planning Inspectorate has closed the examination of the application for the Navitus Bay Wind Park project, comprising up to 194 turbines for the South Coast of England.

Martin Whitmarsh, former F1 chief joins Ben Ainslie Racing as Chief Executive Officer.

Former CEO of the McLaren Group and Team Principal of the McLaren F1 team Martin Whitmarsh will be joining the British challenger for the 35th America's Cup.