Raymarine’s software can be updated while underway

From Raymarine: One of the best ways to get the most out of any marine electronics is to update software when it becomes available. Make this a habit and you’re sure to stay on the cutting edge—all without any additional investment. For boaters and anglers using Raymarine Axiom units, the new LightHouse 3.2 operating software [...]

By | 2017-09-22T12:28:31+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

34 Marine Apprentices Graduating at Southampton Show

From British Marine: Thirty four apprentices took centre stage on Tuesday (19 September) as British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, honoured them at its annual Graduation Ceremony at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 2017. In its seventh year, the ceremony celebrates graduating apprentices from all areas of [...]

By | 2017-09-22T10:59:43+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Arthur Beale’s Clickable Rope Reference Catalogue

London Chandlers Arthur Beale have uploaded all their fantastic ropes and related products on their website, so you can now find all you need online! They've linked the pdf of our new Rope Reference Catalogue to the online shop, so as your browse through you can just click on a product image to be taken [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:25+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Wharram Catamarans Gather in Cornwall

The Cornish Wharram ‘Hui’, was a fantastic get together of boats and people on 4-6th August. Every small Wharram Catamaran design was represented from Hitia 14 to Tiki 31. Seven boats arrived, five by sea and two by road. Added to this were the four boats at Wharram head quarters, so a total of eleven [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:25+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Go-To News, News|0 Comments

RCD update

From British Marine:   Technical Report 117 provides a summary of marine industry developments from the past three months. Edition 117 contains updates on the updated Recreational Craft Directive (RCD) and EU law, compliance and standards, Maritime & Coastguard Agency notices, updates from the Health & Safety Executive, and a whole lot more. It is essential [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:26+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Legends Theatre at London Boatshow 2018

The London Boat Show is delighted to announce an exciting attraction at next year's Show - The Legends Theatre. Packed with sailing superstars from past and present, the Legends Theatre will be at the heart of the 2018 London Boat Show. Inspiring and exciting visitors to the Show and its two complementary events, the Boating [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:26+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Murray Peterson Cutter

KATY’s design is based on SUSAN, a successful 28’ schooner Murray Peterson designed for himself and his family. Murry’s son Bill Peterson lengthened the design by 2’ and changed the rig to a topsail cutter. KATY was built in 2004 by Ned Crosby and his esteemed crew at E.M. Crosby Boatworks on Cape Cod. Construction [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:27+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

American Boatbuilding students join Bristol Boatyard

Rolts Boatyard, home of the Bristol Classic Boat Company, have taken on two students of the International Yacht Restoration School in Rhode Island as apprentices Patrick Killion on the left from New York City and Dylan Sofio from Los Angeles on the right are helping Mark Rolt and his team to replace various bits on [...]

By | 2017-09-11T12:24:27+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments