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PREMIER MARINAS GAINS ISO 45001:2018 CERTIFICATION
PREMIER MARINAS GAINS ISO 45001:2018 CERTIFICATION
Tuesday, 03 December 2019

Premier Marinas has been awarded ISO 45001:2018 certification; an internationally recognised standard for running effective occupational health and safety management systems.

This award follows Premier’s ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Certif...

Maritime Film Festival
Maritime Film Festival
Thursday, 28 November 2019

We all know that going sailing is the best way to enjoy the water, but, in the middle of January when it is cold, wet and windy, watching others sailing comes a close second! So, to ensure we can all get our fix of ...

Royal Cork Yacht Club opens entries for ‘Volvo Cork Week 2020’
Royal Cork Yacht Club opens entries for ‘Volvo Cork Week 2020’
Thursday, 28 November 2019

Image: Tim Wright

Royal Ocean Racing Club to finish the Rolex Fastnet Race in Cherbourg
Royal Ocean Racing Club to finish the Rolex Fastnet Race in Cherbourg
Thursday, 28 November 2019

The 2013 Rolex Fastnet fleet leaving the Solent. Image: Rolex-Kurt Arrigo

OnBoard sailors get new boat boost thanks to JMST
OnBoard sailors get new boat boost thanks to JMST
Thursday, 28 November 2019

Photo: Edward (Ed) Corbett

WEIRD FISH WINTER ACCESSORIES
WEIRD FISH WINTER ACCESSORIES
Thursday, 28 November 2019

1. Callie Fair Isle Scarf £28

HAVE YOURSELF AN ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS!
HAVE YOURSELF AN ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS!
Thursday, 28 November 2019

Top tips for an eco-friendly Christmas from The Green Blue.

Kate Fortnam, The Green Blue Campaign Manager

Using a dehumidifier on board during the winter
Using a dehumidifier on board during the winter
Thursday, 28 November 2019

Chris Michael, managing director of Meaco (U.K.) Limited, has advice for choosing and getting the best out of a dehumidifier.

It is not uncommon for people to use a dehumidifier to protect their boat and their belongings over winter. Organi...

Are you equipped for distress?
Are you equipped for distress?
Thursday, 28 November 2019

The RYA runs a number of safety courses including the Sea Survival course

Sweet Christmas Treats
Sweet Christmas Treats
Thursday, 28 November 2019

Blandy’s Duke of Clarence and the Lyme Bay Winery’s Christmas Pudding Wine are good choices this festive season

Sutton Harbour Marina
Sutton Harbour Marina
Thursday, 28 November 2019

This month we head to the south-west to Devon’s award-winning Sutton Harbour Marina.

Royal recognition for boating’s unsung heroes
Royal recognition for boating’s unsung heroes
Tuesday, 26 November 2019

RYA Family Award winners credit Paul Wyeth/RYA

Ben Ainslie’s INEOS TEAM UK joins Great Britain SailGP Team
Ben Ainslie’s INEOS TEAM UK joins Great Britain SailGP Team
Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Ben Ainslie of Great Britain SailGP Team talks to the media on stage. Image: Thomas Lovelock for SailGP

OGR opens a CLASSIC Challenge to Whitbread Maxis and W60’s
OGR opens a CLASSIC Challenge to Whitbread Maxis and W60’s
Monday, 25 November 2019

Don McIntyre, Chairman of the Ocean Globe Race announced at the Yacht Racing Forum the addition of a CLASSIC Challenge. This new class will open another eight entries to former Whitbread Maxis over 71 feet and W60 racing...

Class of February 2019 Launch Day
Class of February 2019 Launch Day
Friday, 22 November 2019

Wednesday 4 December sees the end of the 40-week Boat Building course for the Class of February 2019 with the launching of their boats into Lyme Regis Harbour. Six boats will be launched in total, as well as two paddle boa...

British excellence shines at DAME Design Awards 2019
British excellence shines at DAME Design Awards 2019
Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Winners of the prestigious DAME Design Awards 2019 were announced yesterday with British designed and manufactured products receiving a third of the accolades presented. At the leading global design competition for new marine equipment and accesso...

CA Open Weekend
CA Open Weekend
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 In the absence of the London Boat Show in January, the CA has taken the initiative to open its doors to CA members and non-members as well as to a number of high-profile marine companies to exhibit their products and services at CA House. The CA&rs...
ACR Electronics ResQLink View Personal Locator Beacon Receives DAME Design Honour
ACR Electronics ResQLink View Personal Locator Beacon Receives DAME Design Honour
Wednesday, 20 November 2019

ACR Electronics’ next-generation ResQLink View Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) has received a ‘Special Mention’ in the DAME Design Awards in the ‘Lifesaving and Safety’ Category at this year’s METSTRADE.

The ACR...

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