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An 'oil spill incident management exercise' was carried out in Brightlingsea Harbour
The annual OCC awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of blue water sailors and bring those achievements to the attention of the sailing community at large.
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It follows a series of whale deaths along the East coast of England in the past few weeks.
Boat leaks are the bane of a sailor’s life, but with patience their source can be traced. Here are some ideas of where to start...
Violent storm force 11 is expected in areas off the south coast of the UK with wave heights reaching 16m.
Which gelcoat cleaners are best at combating waterline yellowing on boat hulls?
Watch this space and in PBO to find out what you can do to defend your rights to apply antifouling yourself, in a safe manner.
A dog that had been missing for five days was rescued one mile out at sea, after being spotted chasing a seagull.
This is the second whale to beach itself on Hunstanton Beach and the sixth whale that the UK Coastguard has dealt with in this area.
A MAIB report has been published following the collapse of a mezzanine deck on board an Isle of Wight ferry, which injured a crewman and several passengers.
A Scottish man and an Irish woman died when their yacht capsized off the West Coast, Western Cape, South Africa yesterday.
Storm Henry is forecast to bring severe gales and heavy rain to much of Scotland and the Western Isles later today and into Tuesday
Enjoy free practical talks and demonstrations at Practical Boat Owner' Ask the Experts LIVE! event at Beaulieu Boatjumble on Sunday 24 April 2016.
A Dutch warship joined RNLI lifeboat volunteers to rescue a stricken 300ft cargo vessel that was drifting close to the North Devon coast amid rough seas and force eight gales.
White Mills Marina at Earls Barton in Northamptonshire has announced a trio of open weekends for this spring
The Trinity House event will explore the mix of technologies for future maritime navigation in 2030 and beyond, and identify potential complements to GNSS.
American yachtsman Steve Shapiro defends his haphazard voyage, while others call for him to be stopped.
The American yacht Nora, which has been rescued multiple times since setting sail last July, has been damaged by a fire on board.
'Uncertainty over the future of the breakwater' has scuppered plans for an Alderney Marina at Maggies Bay