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Royal Plymouth Corinthian Yacht Clubhouse for sale

2019-01-17T13:22:01+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Classic Coast, Go-To News|

With stunning views over Plymouth Sound the Royal Plymouth Corinthian YC's clubhouse has to be one of the most distinct addresses in the city. The building dates back to 1688, a hundred years after the Armada, and it was built as part of the fortified royal citadel. It became the club's home in 1896 and [...]

SIR ROBIN KNOX-JOHNSTON – Talk at Dusseldorf

2019-01-16T12:24:28+00:00 January 16th, 2019|Go-To News|

    SAILING ICON SIR ROBIN KNOX-JOHNSTON TO KICKSTART 50th ANNIVERSARY AT BOOT DUSSELDORF Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, the first person to sail solo non-stop around the globe, is to appear at Boot Dusseldorf, the biggest trade fair in the world/ On Monday 21 January, Sir Robin will be taking to the Sailing Stage in Hall 15 [...]

Adjustable jackstays from Ocean Safety

2019-01-15T10:48:31+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Go-To News|

Ocean Safety has introduced new adjustable jackstays, eliminating the need to customise pre-measured stays to be exactly the right length for the boat. The new jackstays are looped at either end so they can be simply hitched to cleats or eyes fore and aft along the deck. The 1in / 25mm Ocean Safety Jackstay is [...]

Star gazing night from HMS Warrior

2019-01-11T13:24:48+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Go-To News|

On 30 January 2019, 18:00 - 21:30   Enjoy an evening of astronomy, stargazing, space activities, cosmology chat and talks at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, with activities taking place on board HMS Warrior and in Action Stations. Join astrophysicists and cosmologists from the University of Portsmouth's Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, navigation experts from Portsmouth Historic [...]

Instructor Vacancy at Portsmouth Naval Base Property Trust

2019-01-03T14:39:44+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Go-To News|

PNBPT is seeking to recruit an experienced shipwright to teach boatbuilding and to contribute to the development and delivery of an exciting programme of courses. Applicants must have experience of managing diverse groups of people and of project managing new builds, rebuilds and restorations. The full time post has a salary of £28,000. For further [...]

WinGPS 5 Voyager optimises your sailing

2018-12-19T12:03:51+00:00 December 19th, 2018|Go-To News|

 WinGPS 5 Voyager is the sailing version of our WinGPS Navigator and Pro.  Laptop navigation with the WinGPS 5 Voyager: Something we hear a lot from our sailing customers is that while one sailboat on the water is pure relaxation, as soon as another approaches, a contest has started. The extensive navigational program WinGPS 5 [...]

Sailing barge mate needed

2018-12-17T12:10:00+00:00 December 17th, 2018|Go-To News|

  £1500 to £2000 per month depending on experience The new Thames Sailing Barge being built at Maldon, the Blue Mermaid needs a mate. Since 2007 the Sea-Change Sailing Trust has worked afloat with young people and vulnerable adults using traditional seamanship to engage them in positive activity. The new mate will help bring the [...]