Are electric inboard engines suitable for sailing boats? We ask three owners and profile a Plymouth ferry owner as well. Plus top tips on listening…
The Royal Yachting Association is inviting disabled sailors to apply for grants to support 2.4mR one-person keelboat class campaigns.
Colman constructed a jury rig after dismasting 700 miles from the finish line. He lasted out his final days on survival rations from his life raft.
Appropriately suited and booted... Editor David Pugh welcomes you to the latest issue of Practical Boat Owner magazine.
In the April 2017 issue of Practical Boat Owner...
Membership of AAA Acme Select Sea Stuff – a snip at two grand. Sorry, make that three grand, says PBO columnist Dave Selby
Australian yachtsman Shane Freeman has been rescued by a Chinese-flagged grain ship after his yacht Mushka was knocked down and dismasted 300NM west of Chile.
Batten down the hatches, Storm Doris is expected to bring strong winds, rain and some snow to the UK on Thursday.
When I bought Crusader, my Aqua Star Ocean Ranger 33, the table arrangement in the wheelhouse/saloon left a bit to be desired. Although the table itself was a beautiful piece…
Cockpit tables are great things on any boat, but stowing them away when they’re not in use is always a headache. We saw the perfect arrangement for us on a…
David Weston shows that nautical wisdom can be proved wrong
Stuart Carr enables onboard alfresco dining with a table mounted on the binnacle
The Keep Turning Left filmmaker has 'simply run out of budget'
"The operation of a vessel at night without navigation lights is not only illegal but is a foolhardy and dangerous act. It not only placed his own vessel in danger…
Whilst on route a further call was received that it was not a craft on fire but the actual light buoy itself.
The Crown Estate has received a request from Vattenfall to explore the award of rights for an extension to Thanet Offshore Wind Farm, off the Kent coast.
Boat owners are being informed about VHF channel changes coming in September 2017, by the UK Coastguard.
The boat owner had swam out approximately 50m in the dark and very cold conditions as he was concerned for the safety of his vessel.
Two sailors have been backed by two charities as they plan to break their own dinghy endurance world record.
Pembrokeshire County Council’s planning committee has approved the Port of Milford Haven's application to erect four floating hotel accommodation units
Thirteen British crew and one US national were rescued after their 60ft yacht, the Clyde Challenger, dismasted due to bad weather, in the Atlantic Ocean.