A cockpit cover on a boat

Michael Wright makes life more comfortable by creating an extra ‘room’ on board with a smart new cockpit cover for his Nicholson 31

an aerial view of yachts berthed at Chichester Marina

Tranquil Chichester Marina and the surrounding harbour is the perfect destination for sailors with time to explore this area of natural beauty, as Alison Wood reports

Practical Boat Owner magazine, May 2023 issue cover

Choosing an electric engine; Managing problems afloat - Jimmy Cornell; Jessica Watson interview; Handheld VHF radios on test; Sail better guide; How to recommission an engine; and 25 pages of

Choosing a marine toilet isn’t as straightforward as you think – and after looking at the options it may be that refurbishment rather than replacement could be the answer. With…

a three strand splice

Women sailors and boaters are being invited to attend a splicing workshop being organised in conjunction with Women in Boat Building