For sailors, there is no hotter topic than fire on board. Sticky Stapylton looks at methods of prevention – and ways of dealing with fire should the worst happen
Whilst on route a further call was received that it was not a craft on fire but the actual light buoy itself.
A man in his 50’s has been taken to hospital believed to be suffering with flash burns and hypothermia, following a boat fire off St Mary’s Island, Chatham Maritime, on…
Fast action from nearby Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) crews helped save a boat from sinking, when fire broke out aboard the 1982 Swan 76 ketch Pauline af Skanör, in…
‘Flames were licking out of the companionway’: yachtsman watched his beloved boat burn following two-year restoration
A restored classic yacht which was a feature boat at this year’s London Boat Show is back under the care of Mylor Yacht Harbour’s marine team after suffering fire damage.…
Two sailors abandoned their blazing yacht after an engine fire broke out near the entrance to Poole Harbour.
Force 4 Chandlery's store in Deacons Boat Yard, Bridge Road, Bursledon remains temporarily closed following an electrical fire.
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze which damaged a chandlery building at a Bursledon boatyard last night.
The 25ft Bayliner burnt itself out and sank into shallow waters close to the shoreline on Upper Lough Erne, County Fermanagh
An explosion and fire aboard a small sports boat on the Hamble River created a 'huge plume' of smoke that could be seen for miles around.
Two people were rescued from a burning yacht by the crew of a fishing boat who responded to the Mayday call.
The fire destroyed two classic yachts, one of the Dunkirk Little Ships, 15 Etchell keelboats, seven XOD one-designs and five Dragon keelboats.
A large fire broke out in a car workshop near the Medina Boat Yard in Cowes yesterday.
A 58-year-old man suffered burns to his hands, feet and face after a fire in a diesel heater broke out on his yacht
A blaze that devastated a 34ft yacht at Deganwy Quays Marina was caused by an electrical fault, fire investigators have said.
A Mayday call was made when a fire broke out aboard a 28ft classic wooden motor boat on the Lymington River.
Firefighters the Coastguard and RNLI attended when a 35ft boat went up in flames on the River Frome.
An investigation is under way after a fire destroyed a motor cruiser in a marina in Fleetwood, Lancashire.